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Lehigh Hanson Materials Management Trainee in Vancouver, Washington

AutoReqId: 12043BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Vancouver-WA

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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. 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.

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.

Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited is seeking a Materials Trainee based in Vancouver, WA. The Materials Trainee Program provides you the opportunity of hands on experience in operations across the region while learning all aspects of our business. This is achieved through the delivery of a development program combined with critical experiences and projects that are important to our business.

The successful candidate will be immersed in a 24 month program designed to provide exposure, training, and hands-on experience in all aspects of the aggregates and concrete business including production, sales, maintenance, supervision, quality control and logistics.

What you will get to do:

  • Participate fully and actively in all assigned development activities

  • Apply knowledge and work collaboratively on various team projects related to training and development

  • Support the aggregate and concrete division in achieving production goals through partnering with experienced professionals and managers in different departments (safety, operations, human resources, environment, maintenance, quality control)

  • Participate in daily and weekly production and maintenance meetings

  • Learn basic supervisory skills by working side by side with experienced supervisors

  • Responsible for reporting and tracking key performance indicators

Who we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mining, Geology or Engineering or similar disciplines will be considered

  • Must have a strong desire to work in a mining and industrial environment

  • Prior manufacturing or mining experience is a plus

  • Strong communication skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to be a self-starter and take initiative

  • Ability to adapt to change and respond well under pressure

  • Solid interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Ideal candidate will have a strong desire to move into progressively more responsible roles and can relocate if required

  • Lehigh Hanson is a drug -free workplace


Lehigh Hanson offers highly competitive benefits with no waiting period to participate in medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k)-retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.



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