Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Production Supervisor in Wake Forest, North Carolina

AutoReqId: 16639BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Wake Forest-NC

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 Production Supervisor role is based in Wake Forest, NC and reports directly to the Plant Manager- Raleigh Quarry.

What you’ll get to do

  • Participate as a key member of the management team

  • Participate in the development of the mine plan for the operation

  • Assist with developing and managing the annual operating budget

  • Participate in representing the Company in the local community

  • Direct the onsite team of salary/hourly staff to safely accomplish the Company’s business objectives

  • Build a culture of continuous improvement and pursue improvements in operational efficiencies

  • Develop hourly & salary talent through regular coaching and feedback

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

  • Manage a solid maintenance program to ensure that all assets are well maintained, ensuring that critical spares are available while minimizing inventory cost

  • Collaborate cross-functionally with safety, environment, sales, QC, labor relations, HR, and other departments to accomplish key business objectives

Essential Experience and Skills

  • In depth knowledge of aggregates production and associated equipment and processes

  • At least 4 years of aggregates industry, or closely related industry experience

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Computer and systems literate, including competency with Microsoft Office

  • Analytical, data focused, and metrics driven with strong project management experience

  • Proven commitment to team success and the grit to successfully work through challenges and achieve objectives

  • Excellent leadership, communication, time management, and organizational influence skills

  • Strong track record of leading safety and health, as well as regulatory compliance

  • Passion and interest in becoming a Assistant Plant Manager/Plant Manager

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor’s or Associates degree

  • 5 or more years of crushed stone or sand experience

  • Experience interfacing with external stakeholders such as regulatory agencies, community organizations, or local chamber of commerce

Work Environment

  • 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

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

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