Mining Engineer Summer Intern - Fairmount, IL
Fairmount, IL 
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Mining Engineer Summer Intern - Fairmount, IL

Fairmount-IL

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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.

HERE'S WHAT YOU'LL GET TO DO

Are you excited to put the classroom knowledge you have learned so far into action? Get out of the classroom, and come and spend the summer of 2021 with an industry leader in aggregates. We are seeking students who are looking to get their hands dirty by immersing themselves in plant processes. This position will have the opportunity to tackle new challenges and projects and gain real-world working experience. You will have lots to talk about when you return to school in the fall!

  • Participate in a program to provide students with work experience that is relevant to their major and complements their education
  • Summer Projects vary in scope and size just as our products do. By the end of the summer, you will have had the opportunity to work with some of our industry's best and brightest managers
  • Assignments will involve learning all aspects of managing a quarry, cement plant, or sand & gravel operation, including Mine Planning, Operations optimization, Quality Control, Sales, maintenance, Safety, and more
  • Opportunities will include evaluating the production equipment and mine layout
  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures
This position will be based in Fairmount, IL

HERE'S WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • Current juniors and seniors working toward a degree in Mining, Civil, Mechanical, Chemical Engineering or Business Management. Or current internal employees who are willing to relocate and participate in the Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Commitment and engagement through a high level of work ethic and utilization of abilities for the best of the company
  • Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility, and adaptability
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several projects
  • Strong strategic thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills

BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET'S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!

At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive 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.

No search firms, please.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.

Line of Business

Aggregates

Department

Engineering

Employer Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

State/Province

Illinois

Mining Engineer Summer Intern - Fairmount, IL | Lehigh Hanson

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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