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Lead Hand - Night Shift - Calgary, AB


Calgary, AB, CA, T2C 2K3

Company:  OBE-Architectural Glass/Storefronts-Western Region



Job ID:  145960

Job Grade: Salary


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH Company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.




The schedule for this position is: Sunday-Thursday from 9:30 pm- 6:00 am, but this position typically involves overtime (shift could last up to 12 hours). This is a salaried position. We are looking for someone self-directed, driven and interested in learning our business as a whole.


Job Purpose


  • Provide exemplary customer service to co-workers and staff while leading a team of employees
  • Encompass best practices in all aspects of safety policies and procedures
  • Adhere to and promote all corporate safety policies
  • Ensure trucks are loaded as per requirements for timely deliveries each day
  • Ability to navigate the Surpass (AS400) ERP system to ensure trucks are complete
  • Identify, train and mentor all potential and future prospects


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Lead the team by communicating positively with staff, co-workers, and managers
  • Ensure equipment is in safe operating condition
  • Loading and unloading glass will require crane operation and/or manual lifting
  • Monitor the overall operation of staff to ensure trucks are ready for deliveries each morning
  • Review load lists at the beginning of each shift and determine a work plan for the night crew
  • Monitor the ERP system to locate
    completed product and arrange delivery to the loading area
  • Ensure proper reading of tags for glass selection and accuracy of shipments
  • Assist in ensuring quality standards are met by inspecting glass loaded on frames or reviewing staff’s assessment of
    completed product. Train, educate and monitor staff to ensure success
  • Stage and prepare trucks for loading; including tractor and trailer movement within the loading area
  • Print bills of lading for drivers based on loaded trucks
  • Remind and clearly communicate all safety procedures to staff daily
  • Monitor general housekeeping and assist with all tasks when required
  • Operate a forklift as required
  • Adhoc requests throughout the plant as required
  • Assist shift supervisors with employee discipline, reviews, and assist in assessing overall employee development




  • Possess guidance and coaching leadership skills
  • Positive attitude and desire to be part of a team
  • Responsive to change in priorities and immediate demands
  • Possess organizational skills and remains calm under pressure
  • Comfortable leading a team with minimal supervision
  • Prefer experience with Surpass ERP system
  • Maximum manual lifting requirement of up to 75 lbs
  • Prefer Forklift certification
  • Prefer Crane certification
  • Work flexible hours as required
  • Will provide all training as required


Working Conditions & Physical Requirements


  • Daily and/or weekly overtime required, not to exceed statutory legislation
  • Be able to remain in an upright position for long periods of time
  • Be able to maintain composure in a continuously changing environment
  • Must be able to work evenings on a Sunday through Thursday schedule
  • Must be able to consistently lift up to 75 lbs at plant location


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

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