Job Title: Crusher Foreman
Start Date: April 1st
Terms of Employment: Full-time
The Crusher Foreman is responsible for overall onsite operations. He/She will oversee and direct all activities from the tower position. This includes, but is not limited to: directing all crew on the required day-to-day activities; the coordination of production, maintenance, parts orders, quality control; collaboration with assisting sub-contractors; and acting as a client representative. Shifts will be days and nights; on a rotational shift when available. Remote locations and adverse conditions and inclement weather could be factors during operations and maintenance. A positive team dynamic and chemistry is crucial.
Duties and Responsibilities
Health and Safety
Ensure adherence to Hadean’s workplace policies and standard work procedures for risk identification, risk assessment and risk control.
Maintain a high level of Health and Safety performance through effective communication, monitoring and revision of standard work procedures.
Identification and reporting of health and safety risks, accidents, incidents, injuries and property damage at the workplace.
Attend and participation in all scheduled health and safety meetings and training.
Ensure adherence to Hadean’s environmental policy, work standards, management plans and regulatory obligations and requirements.
Integrate environmental policies, programs, and practices into all activities of the organization.
Maintain environmental awareness amongst workforce by holding meetings and actively participate in planned environmental programs and drills.
Supervise operators to ensure consistent plant utilization and plant performance, while promoting a safe work culture.
Perform regular inspections of all plant areas to ensure best operating practices are being followed.
Diagnose plant operating deficiencies and bring resolution to processing issues.
Perform routine inspection of plant equipment and auxiliaries to ensure safe operating condition and effectiveness.
Diagnose equipment operating defects focusing on identifying root cause and coordinate maintenance works with fixed maintenance team.
Clean aggregate stockpile management.
Report on shift activities and performance indicators to management on daily basis.
Other duties as required.
Qualifications and Experience
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Supervisory role
10 years experience in related fields.
A strong understanding of; cone crushers, jaw crushers, screen-decks, conveying systems, control towers.
Equipment knowledge including; front-end Loaders, excavators, dozers, bobcats, rock trucks, etc..
Mechanical ability in repairs to all related equipment.
Understanding of crushing and screening.
Understanding of product characteristic and specifications.
Welding and fabrication skills.
Ability to mobilize equipment in an organized fashion.
Proven ability to motivate employees to work safely and achieve operational targets.
Computer skills including the use of Microsoft Office software, Google Sheets, & Apple products
All previously obtained certificates and documentation should be included with your resume.
(for example, but not limited to: first aid, WHIMIS, or TDG certifications; previously obtained industry/ position specific training certificates, etc…)
Skills and Abilities
Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills including ability to effectively communicate and interact with all individuals with integrity, empathy and sincerity.
The capacity to follow specific instructions with accuracy.
The ability to excel in a fast paced environment.
Able to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines.
Ability to work under stress and pressure.
Decision making and negotiation skills.
Effective time-management skills.
Possess strong analytical and problem-solving ability, with particular attention to the details.
Literacy skills including the ability to read manuals and regulatory requirements.
Ability to act with integrity, good judgment, and discretion.
Mediation/dispute resolution skills.
This position requires individual to be on site at all times during shift. He/she must be physically fit and have the ability to work extended hours. Some requirements for this position include: Lifting, climbing stairs, working around mechanical equipment, and working outdoors in all weather conditions.
Work Location / Travel
Hadean is a mobile crushing operation that is required to travel into and from various locations.
These locations will be determined by allocated contracts and potential client needs. Depending on locations and time lines, accommodations may or may not be provided. This will be offset by a varying live out allowance. Travelling in and out of site will be employee’s responsibility, and on site transportation will be provided. In the case of extreme remote locations to and from will be compensated.
Wage and Benefits
At Hadean, we recognize our employees as our #1 asset.
We believe it is our duty to show our team the value they bring to our organization, while promoting a safe work culture. We do this by offering a competitive compensation package that includes: Competitive wages, rotational work schedule, educational support & other benefits.