Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Terminal Supervisor in Plainfield, Illinois

AutoReqId: 15959BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Distribution

Primary Location: Plainfield-IL

Pay Class: Salaried Non-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 Terminal Supervisor role is based in Plainfield, IL and reports directly to the Senior Area Terminal Manager.

Here’s what you’ll get to do:

• Supervise the day-to-day operations of our Plainfield, Illinois Cement terminal

• Schedule and supervise the work as required to meet distribution requirements

• Communicate with Sales and Logistics personnel to promote open channels of communication

• Ensure proper inventory levels are maintained

• Oversee the maintenance work performed by employees and outside contractors

• Perform maintenance activities, some of which are on top of our 100 feet tall silos

• Supervise and perform daily operational tasks

• Promote safe work habits and a safe work environment along with holding weekly safety meetings and job pre-work analysis

• Follow and enforce all company policies and safety procedures

• Plan and implement cost improvement strategies on an ongoing basis

• Ensure compliance with environmental standards and government regulations

• Maintain time, work orders, material, equipment, and other records along with a critical spare parts list

• Submit reports

• Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair equipment problems to minimize downtime and ensure proper operation

• Receive and unload incoming materials (truck & rail)

• Load customer trucks via a computerized loading system

• Plan and execute capital improvements

• Maintain vendor relationships

Essential Experience and Skills

• Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in cement distribution or related distribution industry preferred.

• Strong communication skills to interact with customers, contractors, and intracompany personnel

• High School Diploma or GED equivalent

• Good technical knowledge of computer hardware and software

• Computer proficiencies in Microsoft Office, SAP, and Cement Distribution Management

• Basic office skills are a must

• Good mechanical and electrical aptitude and ability

• Ability to operate/troubleshoot a computerized control system – PLC a plus

• Strong organizational skills

• Demonstrate commitment and ability to work in a team environment

What we have to offer

• Competitive base salary

• Highly competitive benefits programs

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


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