Job Opportunities
September 19, 2017

CONCRETE OPERATIONS MANAGER-VICTORIA

Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd., a family owned and operated concrete and aggregate supply company, is seeking applications for a Concrete Operations Manager at its Victoria location on Southern Vancouver Island.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in sales and production of concrete;
  • Strong understanding of quality control and production;
  • Provide direction and leadership to the sales, production and quality control functions;
  • Drive improvement in operational processes, cost leadership and optimization of product quality;
  • Manage and develop human resources and actively engage in labor relations;
  • Excellent communication skills in working with customers;
  • Maintain liaison with local community, industry organizations and regulatory bodies;
  • Performance and results driven, strong strategic thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills;
  • Computer literate

 The position offers an attractive benefits package and a salary commensurate with experience.

Please E-mail resumes to  Travis@butlerbros.ca

Or mail to: Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd. – Sales and Assistant Operations Manager, PO Box 7000, Saanichton, B.C. V8M 2C5

September 19, 2017

SALES MANAGER – READY-MIX CONCRETE

Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd., a locally owned and operated concrete and aggregate supply company, is seeking applications for a Sales Manager for ready-mix concrete supply out of its Victoria location.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The position will manage a team of sales representatives targeting applications in commercial and residential sectors of the southern Vancouver island region;
  • Work closely with the concrete operations manager to help drive efficiencies, product quality and customer satisfaction;
  • Manage existing customer books and pursue new business opportunities;
  • Work closely with contractors, government agencies, engineering firms and municipalities;
  • Continuously monitor competitor activity, communicate and recommend necessary actions;
  • Prepare and present proposals, quotes and mix designs;
  • Gather and report market intelligence to sales representatives;
  • Other duties as required;

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in sales management preferably in aggregates, construction or concrete;
  • Extensive understanding of ready-mix concrete specifications and applications;
  • Demonstrated track record of success in sales and marketing;
  • Organized, able to manage complex daily tasks across customer book in accordance with overall company sales goals;
  • Effective in conflict management and resolution;
  • Maintain liaison with local community, industry organizations and regulatory bodies;
  • Performance and results driven, strong strategic thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills;
  • Proficient computer and tablet user, comfortable with Microsoft Office (Excel, Work, Outlook) and mobile technology

 The position offers an attractive benefits package and a salary commensurate with experience.

Please E-mail resumes to  Travis@butlerbros.ca  Or mail to: Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd. – Sales Manager – Ready-Mix Concrete, PO Box 7000, Saanichton, B.C. V8M 2C5

September 19, 2017

SALES AND ASSISTANT OPERATIONS MANAGER – AGGREGATES - SOUTHERN VANCOUVER ISLAND

Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd., a family owned and operated concrete and aggregate supply company, is seeking applications for a Sales and Assistant Operations Manager at its Duncan location.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

  • The position will report to the manager of aggregates operations;
  • Key responsibilities will be sales of aggregates and assistance in the production, maintenance and quality control functions of the company;

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Background in sales of aggregates;
  • Experience in sand, gravel and quarry operations;
  • Understanding of QAQC procedures within an aggregate production environment;
  • A strong ability to multitask;
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills in working with customers;
  • Knowledge of industry environmental standards and government regulations;
  • Team player and can work without direct supervision;
  • Computer literate

The position offers an attractive benefits package and a salary commensurate with experience.

Please E-mail resumes to Lloyd@butlerbros.ca    Or mail to:Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd. – Sales and Assistant Operations Manager, PO Box 7000, Saanichton, B.C. V8M 2C5

September 19, 2017

CREDIT MANAGER

Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd., a family owned and operated concrete and aggregate supply company, is seeking applications for Credit Manager.

The successful candidate will be accountable for administration of the credit and collection programs of the company and its affiliates.  The manager will approve new customer accounts, protect A/R through security of personal or third party guarantees as required, bond/lien rights and review of financial information.

Responsibilities:

  • Compile, analyze and maintain information on credit worthiness of all customers;
  • Approve and control the extension of credit to all customers using credit instruments;
  • Take appropriate action on overdue accounts, including commencement of legal action as appropriate;
  • Train administrative employees as required;
  • Manage the reconciliation of customer accounts and daily customer account maintenance;
  • Perform customer visits to develop and maintain strong relationships as required;
  • Analyze and make recommendations for bad debt adjustments and reserves;
  • Create and approve credit level adjustments;
  • Maintain bond/lien rights where applicable;
  • Review of lien waivers for executive approval;
  • Participate in regular credit industry group meetings (ex. Equifax and other groups)
  • Maintain contacts with credit profession and financial institutions;

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • 10 years’ experience in credit and collections;
  • Certified Credit Professional designation preferred;
  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial statements;
  • Excellent analytical skills to identify and mitigate risk on existing and prospective customer accounts;
  • Effective in conflict management and resolution;
  • Strong team, collaborative and communication skills;
  • Computer literate with Microsoft Office (Excel, Work, Outlook) and experience with Great Plains an asset;

The position offers an attractive benefits package and a salary commensurate with experience.

Please E-mail resumes to  thor.bjornson@butlerbros.ca  Or mail to: Butler Brothers Supplies Ltd. – Credit Manager

PO Box 7000, Saanichton, B.C. V8M 2C5

September 15, 2017

Field Materials Testing Technician   

Canadian Construction Materials Engineering & Testing (CCMET) (formerly the Metro Group) is proud to be known as the materials engineering and testing company of choice. Each one of our 15 divisions is unique in service offerings; from specialized testing, including pile driving analysis to traffic management plans. CCMET Group’s long list of services are available to our clients throughout Canada and beyond. Our expertise doesn’t stop at materials engineering and testing, we offer environmental and geotechnical engineering, quality management, and concrete restoration.

Our Burnaby Division is looking for a Field Materials Testing Technician.

Main duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Field concrete testing (Air/Slump/Temperature)
  • Casting concrete cylinders
  • Other duties might be required

 Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Previous experience  with testing concrete (asphalt/soils is a bonus)
  • CCIL/ACI certified or able to obtain certification
  • Ability to lift at least 50lbs
  • Personal vehicle and valid BC Driver's Licence
  • Clean Driver's Abstract
  • Good communication skills

Compensation commensurate with experience. Health Benefits Package is provided after three month probationary period.

To apply for this position, please send your resume to sdegeer@ccmet.ca