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Plant Supervisor

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Vulcan Materials Company San Antonio , TX 78245

Posted 4 months ago


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

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

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

Summary Description of Position

Aggregate plant crushing experience is required. The selected supervisor should have the capability to one day assume the role of Operations Plant Manager.

The supervisor must have experience developing budgets, controlling costs, managing a maintenance program, MSHA regulations, and time management. The general skill level of the supervisor should exceed that of an operator, in plant related matters, such that he/she is able to give instructions to others, in those same plant related matters.

The Portable Aggregate supervisor is primarily responsible for the cost effective production of quality aggregate from the operations under his or her control. These specific activities include, but are not limited to scheduling, staffing, production management, maintenance, service, and repair of any and all production related equipment, responding to customer complaints, troubleshooting, etc. Additionally, the supervisor is expected to plan, coordinate, and direct all activities related to the daily production/operation of the facilities and lead the efforts to continuously improve the operation of the business.

Key Responsibility Areas
1.Safety, Health, and Environment: Be proactive in the safety of all personnel and activities in the plant area. Inspect and maintain dust control systems to ensure a healthy work environment. Be knowledgeable of waste products, their impact on the environment and their proper disposal.
2.Production Levels: Ensure that production levels are at an optimum with minimum plant downtime. Coordinate by-size production with sales market demands and long range planning. Work closely with the quality control technicians to ensure that all production meet the customers' needs.
3.Maintenance Program: Proper utilization and maintenance of all stationary and mobile equipment so that equipment cost and downtime are minimized and the equipment is available when needed.
4.Supervision: Provide an example of good leadership, keep open, an effective lines of communication with division staff and plant level personnel.
5.Inventory Control: Maintain proper levels of inventories to support local sales activities and long range market demands.
6.Quality Control: Work closely with the QC Technician onsite to ensure we maintain consistency in the quality of our products and services to the customer

Education, Experience, Skills Required


High School Diploma

5 years with fixed plant and plant operation and knowledge of maintenance procedures

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Must have a thorough knowledge in methods and techniques of quarrying and with related equipment and suppliers

Knowledge of the capability and proper utilization of aggregate plants

Must have a thorough knowledge of MSHA/OSHA regulations and regulatory agencies

Knowledge of aggregate designs, sizes, and grades

Understand how to operate and maintain fixed and mobile equipment.

Responsibilities relating to community relations

Must have computer skills, good leadership and excellent interpersonal skills

Behavioral Expectations:

High Integrity: Acts with unyielding integrity and honesty in business transactions, promoting company policies and holding self and other employees accountable, keeping promises and commitments.

Ownership Mentality: Assumes responsibility and makes decisions within own level of authority.

Good Judgment: Knows when to stand tough and when to be flexible. Sees the big picture and the ramifications of ones' actions.

Versatility: Is open to change. Adjusts positively to changing work priorities and business conditions.


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 Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy) , sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law from discrimination.

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