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Lehigh Hanson Yard/Services Supervisor in Evansville, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 13612BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Production

Primary Location: Evansville-PA

Pay Class: Salaried Exempt

Job Posting:

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Services Supervisor is based in Fleetwood, PA at our Evansville Cement Plant and reports directly to the Production Manager.

What you’ll get to do

  • Supervise and direct Laborers, Production Assistants, Limestone/Slag System Operators, and mobile equipment operators. Ensures personnel have the necessary training to perform the tasks assigned.

  • Direct cleaning and maintenance of the grounds, buildings, rail tracks and other areas of the plant. Conduct inspections of the work areas and determine the type and priority of work to be performed. Oversee the timely and effective completion of the work.

  • Responsible for storage and handling of limestone delivered to the plant. Monitor levels of limestone to ensure that adequate supplies are available for production needs.

  • Monitor all relevant equipment, machinery and tools used by labor and limestone personnel, and schedules all necessary and routine maintenance. Prepare and submit work orders.

  • Develop/keep equipment checklists and operating procedures for the department. Updates equipment records and maintains required production records and files.

  • Analyze and resolve work problems or assist workers in solving problems. Work with other departments to remediate any operational problems.

  • Plan and coordinate projects as required. Supervise contractors for projects as required.

  • Follow existing work schedule and perform project work and coordinates vacation relief.

  • Participate in the planning and execution of the annual shutdown.

  • Cross-train to be the fill-in Shipping Supervisor when needed.

  • Proactively manage health & safety of employees to continuously improve the company's health & safety performance

  • Ensure compliance with plant policies & procedures, safety, environmental, state and federal process regulations.

Essential Experience and Skills

  • HS Diploma or equivalent; Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • A minimum of 5 years cement plant operating experience or experience in the operation of heavy equipment

  • Must be able to supervise and troubleshoot technical or operational concerns.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and interact as a team member.

  • Good supervisory, leadership and motivational skills. Prior supervisory experience preferred

  • Must have a good overall knowledge of plant from both maintenance and process viewpoint.

  • Problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Proficient with window based PC software programs, and SAP.

  • Ability to make timely and critical decisions - able to work under conditions of stress and deal with a multitude of tasks simultaneously.

  • Must be detail oriented.

  • Must have a high degree of self-motivation and able to work independently

Work Environment

Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions. Must be able to walk on uneven surfaces. Occasionally required to climb ladders or steps and enter into confined spaces.

What we have to offer

  • Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • 401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.

External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

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

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