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Management Development Trainee - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA, US, 30346

Oldcastle APG
APG Headquarters


Job ID:  394904


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.


Job Summary


The Management Development Trainee program starts our recruits on a journey that will enable a rewarding career in the extremely diverse culture of Oldcastle APG. This role will give the trainee a unique perspective of Oldcastle – being tied to our Operations Support Team with time spent in our existing manufacturing facilities as well as with construction project team. The initial training period usually lasts 12-24 months and can lead to many different areas of our business.




  • Consult with project managers and technical experts to set up assignments, tasks, and subtasks.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain project schedules for all ongoing and future projects incorporating all necessary information, and integrating subcontractor and vendor
  • Update and revise the schedule to reflect actual progress, delays, quantities installed, actual labor hours and associated costs, and drawing, design, or delivery revisions.
  • Maintain Electronic project files: Contracts, change orders, Equipment prints, Permits, Daily and weekly reports & project photos and videos
  • Understand impact of changes to budgets and resource requirements 
  • Providing critical path analyses, identifying problem areas, and creating work-around solutions
  • Determining timing tasks and when specific materials will be needed
  • Spend time in field with Operations Support team




  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management or another relevant discipline.
  • A minimum of two years' experience as a project scheduler in a related industry.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is crucial
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills. Must have the ability to work with cross-functional teams as well as independently.
  • Ability to keep stakeholders informed of project timelines and changes.
  • Excellent organizational, time-management, and communication skills.
  • Problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong computer skills, Experience working with Microsoft Project a plus
  • Travel up to 75% of the time
  • CAD Experience a plus
  • Relocatable for advancement opportunities


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date Posted:  Jun 10, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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