Strategic Initiative Summer Intern - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA, US, 30346

APG Headquarters


Job ID:  493053


Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is the leading provider of outdoor living solutions in North America with an award-winning portfolio that enables customers to Live Well Outside. Inspiring endless possibilities with enduring performance, its collection of premier building products create inviting outdoor spaces where people connect, reflect and recharge. The manufacturer’s signature brands include Belgard® and Echelon® hardscape and masonry materials; Barrette Outdoor Living® and MoistureShield® fencing, decking and railing; Sakrete® and Amerimix® packaged concrete and mortar; Techniseal® sands, jointing technologies and surface protectors; PebbleTec® pool finishes; plus popular brands of landscape and gardening materials.     


Oldcastle APG, Inc.’s 2024 Summer Internship Program is designed to provide a professional environment for undergraduate students to gain real-world experience at a global industry-leading manufacturer of concrete building and hardscape products. The program will run from early June through early August and will provide exposure to valuable learning opportunities within the corporate functions of the organization through assignments, projects, and collaboration. This is the perfect opportunity for undergraduate students to apply their knowledge and creativity to a growth-oriented company with headquarters in Atlanta, GA.


Position Summary


The Strategic Initiative Summer Intern will support a series of focused projects in support of several strategic functions to include performance, pricing, and transportation. The intern will complete 3-4 specific workstreams, each with a defined objective and a different set of stakeholders, to provide broad exposure across APG.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Support strategy team’s completion of strategy plan document

  • Conduct follow up customer interviews for companies that have recently completed surveys

  • Complete diagnostic of transportation organizational roles across APG

  • Conduct time studies in several locations to assess yard layouts and establish process to evaluate loading operations

  • Assist in mid-year sales evaluation process

  • Redesign and re-launch identified Tableau dashboards

  • Assist in performance analytics pilot


Skills, Knowledge and Ability Requirements


  • Students pursuing Bachelor’s Degree Program in Junior year of College or Third year of University (Anticipated Graduation date of Fall 2024 or Spring 2025); or, those pursuing an MBA

  • Concentration or Area of Study in Finance, Economics, or Engineering

  • Strong Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills

  • Comfortable with Tableau desktop

  • Ability to attend program hosted in Atlanta, GA  

  • Strong willingness to learn


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive 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.


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Date:  Feb 12, 2024

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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