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Concrete Division Manager

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Date: May 18, 2019

City/State/Province: Calgary, AB, CA, T3S 0A1

Company: Colas

9660 Enterprise Way SE Calgary, AB T3S 0A1

Phone: 403-255-1131 Fax: 403-212-4755


Standard General Inc. Calgary is a growing, dynamic contractor in land development and road construction in the greater Calgary area. People are the key to our success, and we are committed to building leaders in the construction industry. As a member of our team, you’ll be able to take advantage of continuous learning and growth opportunities while working on exciting, leading-edge projects

About The Role

The Concrete Division Manager sits on the leadership team of SG Calgary Operations. This role supports the operational performance of our business by providing leadership and direction to the Concrete division through setting and achieving all targets, budgets, objectives, and goals focused on safety, productivity, and quantity while ensuring high quality customer service. You will develop strong relationships with owners, consultants and subcontractors contributing to business development through regular contact with existing clients and exploration of new clients.


As The Concrete Division Manager at SGC you will:

  • Lead the business with the utmost focus on health and safety.
  • Training and implementation of company policies and programs.
  • Develop and implement new business strategies for creating and improving processes and procedures to improve corporate performance.
  • Provide overall direction for projects and assume responsibility for project performance including costs, schedule, quality assurance and status.
  • Ensure ongoing support and training, including setting goals and expectations with reports.
  • Supervision and improvement of work processes.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction with excellent product and service quality.
  • Maintain close professional communications with clients and the public.
  • Liaise with consultants, owners, customers, superintendents, sub-contractors, and other project stakeholders regarding safety, project progress, scheduling, change orders, and other issues.
  • Travel to worksites frequently to provide general level support to Superintendents, Foremen, Crews, and other employees, on a wide variety of issues and concerns.
  • Troubleshoot project concerns such as bad weather, scheduling conflicts, quality control issues, labour issues, contractor and/or client concerns, and other unforeseeable matters.
  • Work with Project Managers and Superintendents to determine the efficient use of resources, materials, and labour necessary to complete various construction projects in a timely manner.
  • Monitor and update project schedules.
  • Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics.
  • Maintain company image.
  • Other duties as required.


To Be Successful In The Role You Will Need:

  • Diploma or Degree from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Equivalent education/experience considered.
  • Class 5 Drivers License.
  • Minimum 10-12 years’ construction experience and proven track record in construction operations management within the Roadbuilding Industry
  • Extensive applicable field experience.
  • Knowledge of the Estimating and Project Management functions.
  • Knowledge of various asphalt materials, mix parameters, compaction theory, quality assurance testing and relevant OH&S and environmental regulations.
  • Beginner to intermediate Microsoft Office skills in Excel, Word, Project,
  • Outlook.Comprehensive mathematical skills.


What We Can Offer You:

With Standard General Calgary, you join a network of over 8,500 employees from coast-to-coast under Colas Canada Inc. That means numerous opportunities to network, learn and grow your career with Canada’s leading group of construction and maintenance professionals in the transportation infrastructure space.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.