Lehigh Hanson Chemical or Materials Engineering Internship- Mason City, IA in Mason City, Iowa
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Mason City-IA
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
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.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Are you excited to put the classroom knowledge you have learned so far into action? Get out of the classroom, and come and spend the summer of 2020 with an industry leader in cement manufacturing. We are seeking students who are looking to get their hands dirty by immersing themselves in plant processes. This position will have the opportunity to tackle new challenges and projects and gain real-world working experience. You will have lots to talk about when you return to school in the fall!
Participate in a program to provide students with work experience that is relevant to their major and complements their education
Summer Projects vary in scope and size just as our products do. By the end of the summer, you will have had the opportunity to work with some of our industry’s best and brightest managers
The assignment will involve learning many aspects of the cement-making process at the cement plant
Complete technical projects to gain an understanding of the operations of a cement plant and the cement industry, as well as obtain the practical application of engineering skills.
Opportunities will include evaluating the production equipment and mine layout
Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures
This position will be based in Mason City, IA
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Current juniors, and seniors working toward a degree in Chemical or Materials Engineering. Or current internal employees who are willing to relocate and participate in the Tuition Reimbursement Program
Commitment and engagement through a high level of work ethic and utilization of abilities for the best of the company
Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility, and adaptability
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several projects
Someone with a strong desire to work in a heavy industrial environment.
A multi-tasker who can tackle multiple projects at the same time
An engineer who’s desired career path is to be promoted into different roles within the organization
Strong strategic thinking, problem-solving, and decision making skills
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
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.
No search firms, please.
Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled