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Shift Supervisor - Terminals - Houston, TX

Houston, TX, US, 77015

Houston Cement Company



Job ID:  192959


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across the Midwest, Texas and Western United States. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.




Supervises Terminal Operators on maintenance, repairs, ship unloading, and bulk loading for the East and West terminals. Works under the direction of the Assistant Operations Manager and from general policies and objectives. 


Primary Duties & Responsibilities


  • Promotes and supports safety policies and activities
  • Request parts and tools needed for maintenance activities
  • Support hourly employees on daily operation and maintenance activities
  • Perform safety observations
  • Train employees on best practices for ship unloading, truck loading, cement transfer, and safe work practices
  • Interact with sales office on delivered load and customer trucking activities and lead bulk loaders on implementation of same
  • Take direction from the Assistant Operations Manager and Terminal Operations Supervisor
  • Ensure daily work orders are completed properly and efficiently
  • Perform ship unloading, bulk loading, and cement transfer duties as needed
  • Keep daily logs updated as well as, work orders, sign off sheets, safety assessments, and any other paperwork requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Required Minimum Qualifications


  • Familiar with MSHA/OSHA regulations, safe work practices and hazard recognition
  • Knowledge of workplace rules and regulations enforcement
  • Familiar with terminal processing equipment such as ship unloaders, belt conveyors, bucket elevators, air slides and gates, truck loading equipment, silos, and domes.
  • Familiar with mobile fleet operating practices and maintenance on front end loaders, street sweepers, fork lifts, and track mobiles.
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Word, Excel, and electronic communication systems as well as software used in the truck loading, ship unloading, and billing systems.
  • Knowledge of cutting torch basics, lubricants, plumbing, electrical basics, machine shop equipment, torque wrenches, proper tool use, and a good working knowledge of processes


Skills and Abilities


  • Problem-solving
  • Organization and efficiency
  • Independence
  • Teamworking skills




  • High School diploma or GED (Required)
  • Associate Degree (Preferred)




  • 5 or more years working in a terminal setting. Front-line supervisory experience is desired.


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! 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 career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

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