Lehigh Hanson Production Supervisor in Thornton, Illinois

AutoReqId: 7036BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Thornton-IL

Job Posting:

The Company and the Role:

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Production Supervisor for our Thornton, IL quarry . Are you looking for a long-term position with a stable company? If so, then look no further. The Thornton, IL quarry is looking for someone hardworking and dedicated to becoming part of the team. This position is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to grow their career with an industry leader.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Ensure operation of plant equipment and meet production demands.

  • Supervise the workforce to make sure the customer demands are met on the third shift.

  • Supervise personnel and equipment to minimize plant costs

  • Administration of and compliance with the collective bargaining agreements

  • Manage personnel and production to ensure compliance with all safety and environmental rules and regulations.

  • Coordinate 1 st shift activities with other production supervisors to ensure continuity of operations.

  • Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures including implementation of Group guidelines, performing training, monitoring compliance etc.

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

Who we are looking for:

  • College degree preferred

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing or related industry

  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment performance

  • Knowledge of MSHA regulations is a plus.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Effective supervisory, interpersonal and written communication skills.

Benefits & Compensation:

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.

No search firms, please.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.

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