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Logistics Coordinator - London, ON

Location: 

London, ON, CA

Company:  Dufferin Construction - a division of CRH Canada

Job ID:  147267 

Work Type:  Full Time Permanent 

 

It is a great time to join the CRH Canada team! CRH Canada is going through an exciting business transformation which demands first-class Talent Management support to drive results.


We are building a world- class team. Make your mark!


You will be a successful addition to our team if you look at change as an opportunity to develop and contribute to the business. You will be successful in your role if you like partnering with the business, presenting new ideas and providing excellent customer service.

Under the long established and respected name of Dufferin Construction, CRH Canada operates a multi-million construction business which provides construction services throughout Southern Ontario and on key projects across Canada.

Founded in 1912, Dufferin Construction has built a solid reputation for market excellence, drawing on a rich history and a strong heritage of quality, stability and innovative leadership in the marketplace.  Dufferin Construction is one of the largest heavy civil engineering contractors in the industry, employing over 1000 people.

Currently we are looking for a full time permanent Logistics Coordinator for our London, Ontario plant located at 1788 Clark Road, London.

Responsibilities:  CRH18  #LI-SS1

  • Report to the Superintendent and District Manager
  • Responsible for the oversight, scheduling and management of the owned and hired trucking fleet required to service the London Construction Operations
  • Monitor report and manage trucking costs within the company budgets 
  • Dispatch trucks by organizing, analyzing and overseeing the assigned work load in order to provide a high level of customer service while achieving all budgetary targets.
  • Improve efficiency by analyzing Key Performance Indicators and developing strategies and recommendations for improvements.
  • Optimize fleet resources based on project locations, travel times and product availability within the delivery region
  • Adjust to real time changes in a fast paced environment in order to meet  operational demands
  • Communicate with drivers and asphalt plant operators through regular phone calls and two-way radio system
  • Cultivate strong relationships with drivers to ensure scheduling and delivery accuracy

Working Conditions:

  • Standard 50 hours per week, will be required to work overtime and night shifts based on operational requirements  
  • Working on a job site, from a construction site trailer
  • Daily exposure to construction environment i.e. heavy equipment, oncoming traffic, inclement weather (heat, cold, rain etc.) 
  • Full G License

Position Dimensions:

  • Valid full class drivers license
  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals and objective
  • Focused on details, highly organized and works effectively with shifting priorities and rapid change
  • Effectively examines events, issues and problems to generate optimal solutions in a timely manner
  • Communicates with impact and creates an environment in which people communicate openly and honestly 
  • Fosters teamwork and cooperation with a strong ability to work with a highly functional team of experts
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office)  

Why work for us?

  • With parent companies in Concord, the US and Ireland, your growth potential is limitless!
  • Work with a team of dedicated professionals who are there to support your professional growth!
  • Flexible benefits plans, Defined Contribution pension plan, annual bonuses and merit based increases ensure that your hard work and dedication will be rewarded!

Visit our website for more information: http://www.crhcanada.com

CRH Canada Group Inc. recognizes Canada’s diverse landscape. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.


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