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Logistics Specialist

Garner, Iowa
Job Type
1 Aug 2022

Job Description:

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America's leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt.  We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada.  We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world's largest building materials companies.
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Logistics Specialist for our Mason City Iowa Cement Plant.

Here's what you'll get to do:

    Coordinate with vendors and suppliers for inbound deliveries: Raw Materials; Alternative Fuels; Special Equipment or Materials Orders - Coordinate w/Storeroom Supervisor
    Cement Manufacturing Materials-Quality Control Aspects:
o    Tracking of Vendor Compliance w/Material Quality Specifications
o    Track and Maintain Crushed Stone Storage building and daily reporting of material inventory to Accounting
o    Track and Maintain Clinker Storage building and daily report of materials inventories to Accounting
o    Modify and distribute crane way instructions per guidance from Quality and Process.
o    Track and Maintain Anhydrite Gypsum, Rock Gypsum, SynGyp, and Grinding aid Inventories and coordinate supply decisions with Operations, Quality, and Purchasing Management 
o    Track and Maintain Alternative Fuels Supply(Obsolete Seed; RDF, etc.) and daily reporting of fuels inventory to Accounting
o    Track and Maintain BOL documents with Bypass Dust/CKD loads
    Managing insurance compliance for paid haulers
    Building relationships with suppliers to create top-of-mind awareness for Lehigh Hanson products.
    Managing activities within assigned cost budgets.
    Cement Shipping Supervisor Fill-In/Vacation Relief Coverage

Essential Experience and Skills

    Associate's Degree in a related field or equivalent experience preferred
    Prefer 1-3 experience in materials distribution coordination/management 
    Experience in heavy building materials, concrete, asphalt, construction, or building materials distribution channels.
    Demonstrable high communication skills (verbal and written).
    Demonstrable experience working with financial statements.
    Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.

What we have to offer 

    Competitive base salary
    Highly competitive benefits programs
    401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions

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  • Job Reference: 674811074-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Lehigh Hanson
  • Location: Garner, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent