Plant Supervisor

Vulcan Materials Company San Antonio , TX 78245

Posted 2 months ago


VulcanMaterials Company is the nation's largest producer of construction aggregatesand a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials includingasphalt and ready-mixed concrete. We run our business with great discipline and integrity.

At Vulcan, our peopleshare a competitive drive for excellence, in an environment of trust, teamwork,positive reinforcement, open-mindedness and communication.

Ours is a culture ofmutual respect, integrity and committed spirit. Opportunity, community andunity is our way of doing business. We call it The Vulcan Way.


The Supervisor Plant Admin Supportis responsible for providing general supervision of Plant Office Administrators(POAs). This role will be instrumentalin providing training to current and new POAs in addition to providingapplication support. The Supervisor willperiodically conduct plant audits and also serves as an additional person forscale coverage should the need arise.To effectively carry out the responsibilities listed below, a "dotted line"relationship will exist between the Supervisor - Plant Admin Support and the

Plant Office Administrators. Coveragefor vacations and absences as well as training, auditing and applicationssupport will be coordinated by and through the Plant Admin Supervisor. The incumbent will assist Plant Managers withrecruiting and performance management of the POAs.

1.General supervision of Plant Office Administrators ("dottedline" relationship):

The Supervisor assiststhe plant managers with recruiting and performance management of the POAs;responsible for quality of reports generated at plant operations, andresponsible for compliance with corporate and division practices and policies.
2.Training new POAs and providing continuing training to allPOAs:

The Supervisor isresponsible for the initial training of new POAs. The training will be conducted over the firsttwo weeks of the POA's employment, which will include Point-of-Sales application,Equipment Management System, Plant Management Enterprise, KRONOS, procurement,and other plant applications and reports.

As the need arises,ongoing training activities will also be the responsibility of the Supervisors.
3.Region plant responsibility audits:

The Supervisor completes plantaudits that are based on an audit developed by the internal audit and regionpersonnel. The audits will be scheduled at least once every two years at each plantand more frequently, as conditions dictate. The approximate time for each audit and related reports will be twodays.
4.Application support:

The Supervisor provides "tier 1" supportfor plant applications. This includes,but is not limited to, the KRONOS application, Equipment Management System, PlantManagement Enterprise, Procurement, and THE APEX system.
5.Coverage for clerical vacations/otherabsences:

The Supervisor coordinates vacations, sickdays, and other absences for POAs and coordinates required coverage.

The Supervisor may also coverfor absences on emergency basis (only) and for other purposes as deemedappropriate.
6.Additional responsibilities:

The Supervisor will undertake other tasksas assigned by the Manager of Plant Admin Support.

Other Requirements

  • Must be able to sit for long periods of time.

  • Use of telephone, computers, cell phones andother electronic devices is essential.

  • Must have the ability to use computerizedequipment and technology.

  • Must be able to effectively manage multiplepriorities simultaneously.

  • May have to do bending and reaching to filepersonnel folders and other materials.

  • May involve exposure to conditions of dust,dirt and noise.



  • Minimum: High School Degree (or GED) with relevant industry experience and work background. Preferred: Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Business discipline.


  • LevelI- 2-5 years supervisory experience and at least two years generaladministrative/accounting experience.

  • LevelII- 5-7 years supervisory experience and at least four years generaladministrative/accounting experience.

  • LevelIII- 7 years supervisory experience and at least six years generaladministrative/accounting experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Exhibitsclear and effective communications and interpersonal skills with internal andexternal customers; fosters cooperation within the department and with otherdepartments.

  • Exhibitsgood judgment and makes sound and timely decisions to accomplish company goalsand objectives.

  • Effectivelyutilizes information and resources within work area.

  • Abilityto prioritize, solve problems and provide leadership within the officeenvironment.

  • Mustbe a licensed driver and be able to travel regularly throughout the assignedarea.

  • Proficiencywith Word and Excel required; experience with PeopleSoft Procurement and KronosTime Keeping Applications strongly preferred.


  • Vulcan Materials Company offers a competitive compensation program and benefits package including: medical/dental/vision, paid holidays and vacations, life insurance, 401(k) with match and flexible spending accounts.

Vulcan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Actionemployer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexualorientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics,protected veteran status, or any other characteristicprotected by law from discrimination.

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