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Engineering Summer Intern

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Lehigh Hanson

Lehigh Hanson

Engineering Summer Intern

Irwindale, CA
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    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, the global market leader in aggregates with leading positions in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. Following the acquisition of Italcementi, the company employs some 63,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in around 60 countries.

    EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

    Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors working toward a BS in Mining or Civil Engineering.

    JOB PURPOSE:

    To participate in a program in mining planning and design to provide students with work experience that is relevant to their major and compliments 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.
    • Assignments will involve learning all aspects of managing a quarry or sand & gravel operation, including Mine Planning, Operations optimization, Quality Control, Sales, maintenance, Safety, and more.
    • Opportunities will include evaluating the production equipment and mine layout.

    COMPETENCIES

    • Commitment and engagement through high level of work ethic and utilization of abilities for the best of the company.
    • Internal and external customer and market management.
    • Performance and result management.
    • People management (i.e. management of subordinates' performance and enabling teamwork).
    • Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility, and adaptability.
    • Establish trust and relationships.
    • Entrepreneurial management (i.e. consideration of long-term risks and opportunities).
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
    • Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several projects.
    • Demonstrated drive and initiative.
    • Strong strategic thinking, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
    • Persuasion and negotiation skills.
    • Sustainable management (i.e. compliance with laws and regulations).

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. No Search Firms please.

  • Industry
    Manufacturing
  • About Us

    Lehigh Hanson is supplier of construction materials with hundreds of production sites across the US and Canada. Our company produces a variety of construction materials, including aggregates, cement, ready mixed concrete, asphalt, and other related building products. Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, the global market leader in aggregates with leading positions in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. The Group employs approximately 55,000 people and operates in around 50 countries.