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Industrial Distribution Trainee

Learn more about Lehigh Hanson
Lehigh Hanson

Lehigh Hanson

Industrial Distribution Trainee

Houston, TX
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING

    We're Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America's leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.

    We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects. We're a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don't ask you to "fit in" to our culture. We invite you to add to it.

    THIS POSITION WILL RESIDE IN HOUSTON, TX.

    HERE'S WHAT YOU'LL GET TO DO

    • Support logistics and supply chain managers in achieving production goals and completing projects.
    • Strong focus on the logistics, supply chain, and industrial distribution side of construction
    • Monitor Rail movement with supply chain/logistics manager and receiving terminals
    • Support the plant operations in achieving production goals while partnering with experienced engineers, managers, and production employees in different departments
    • Complete technical projects to gain an understanding of the operations of a cement plant and the cement industry, as well as obtain practical application of mining and quarry skills
    • Learn the mission of the production, maintenance, and quality departments and different job and functions
  • Qualifications

    HERE'S WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

    • A college student graduating with a Bachelor's or higher in industrial Distribution or Industrial engineering, who is graduating in December 2020 or May 2021
    • Familiar and comfortable working in the construction industry
    • Someone with a process and mechanical aptitude
    • Analyzing Data and Information
    • A highly organized, efficient, and process improvement mindset and skill set
    • Someone able and willing to dive in and help solve problems in the field
    • Someone with a strong desire to work in a heavy industrial environment
    • Strong strategic thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
    • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
    • A multi-tasker who can tackle multiple projects at the same time
    • Someone that is flexible to work overtime when it is needed
  • 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.