Lehigh Hanson Production Supervisor in Nazareth, Pennsylvania
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Nazareth-PA
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 Production Supervisor role is based in Nazareth, PA and reports to the Assistant Plant Manager.
THIS IS A ROTATING SHIFT POSITION
Supervise and direct the production employees on the assigned operating shift including coaching, counseling, and training.
Ability to supervise the operation of the plant from the central control room through plant control systems as well as providing trouble-shooting for production, process control, equipment, and qualify problems.
Work directly with maintenance and other departments on a daily basis to coordinate and manage the needs of the business.
Supervise daily shift changeover meetings.
Responsible for on-line process, quality and equipment failure analysis, and the corresponding corrective action.
Ensure timely call-out of maintenance personnel.
Coordinate and implement small projects.
Prepare operating shift logs.
Participate in the planning and execution of the annual shutdown.
Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures.
Essential Experience and Skills
High School diploma
Mechanical experience with process equipment
Proficient with Microsoft Office
Ability to make timely and critical decisions – able to work under conditions of stress and deal with a multitude of tasks simultaneously
Motivation, ability, and willingness to work rotating shifts, holidays, and overtime as needed to ensure leadership coverage and support for the operation
Cement plant experience or closely related industry
Able to supervise and troubleshoot all different kinds of technical, operational, quality, and environmental problems
Working knowledge and technical understanding of cement manufacturing process and its equipment, process control systems, and lab systems
Preferred Experience and Skills
5 years or more cement plant operating experience
College education or post high school technical training
Understanding of the chemistry of raw mix, clinker, and cement
- Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions.
What we have to offer
Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan
Highly competitive benefits programs
Pension / 401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions
External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.
No search firms please.
Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled