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Lehigh Hanson Plant Manager - Burnet - TX in Burnet, Texas

AutoReqId: 8629BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Burnet-TX

Job Posting:


We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.

We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.


Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Plant Manager for our Burnet Quarry located in Burnet, TX.

Reporting to the Area Operations Manager, The Plant Manager is responsible for providing direction to staff, as well as Leadership and Management for all departments. The position is responsible for production of approximately 2M tons of aggregates, overseeing the customer rail and truck load-out functions of the site and leading a planned, predictive, and preventative maintenance program.

The Burnet Quarry is currently undergoing a $32m capital budget for a re-plant. An ideal position for large project exposure and growth & development.

The Plant Manager opportunity is perfect for the professional who is looking to grow & develop their career within a dynamic Aggregates leader.

  • Establish a culture that supports safety and employee engagement in the business.

  • Works with staff, trains personnel, management and operational staff in production, maintenance and shipping procedures.

  • Follows all company policies and safety procedures.

  • Implements and monitors procedures to maximize plant efficiency while controlling cost of production.

  • Coordinates necessary loading of trucks and trains.

  • Manages critical spares and minimizes inventory cost.

  • Maintains a maintenance backlog and plan for preventive maintenance.

  • Ensures a safe and clean working environment in the operating facility.

  • Attends weekly tailgate safety and department meetings.

  • Audits production, maintenance and shipping processes to promote best practices.

  • Works with operations management to develop yearly budgets.

  • Creates and oversees a detailed maintenance plan.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Manages up to 20 direct reports.

  • Manages all related production/shipping processes.


  • Aggregates, Sand & Gravel mining experience is preferred.

  • College Degree or equivalent work experience.

  • Minimum of 5-7 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business information, professional journals, and technical procedures.

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of employees, managers, customers, and the general public.

  • Strong leadership & decision making skills not only to increase production but to develop & train the talent within the operations.

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, total cost, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, angles, total quantities and volume.

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establishes facts, and draw valid conclusions.

  • Ability to communicate clear and concise instructions in a professional manner.

  • Computer literate, familiar with Microsoft Office programs and other related software.


At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.



Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled