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Production Supervisor - Sumterville, FL

Sumterville, FL, US, 33585

Suwannee American Cement



Job ID:  234263


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.




Manage the equipment, employees and material for the production of the cement plant. Will be responsible for the operation of the raw material handling, raw grinding, blending, pre-heater and kiln system, cement grinding and storage.


Essential Duties


  • Direct the activities of the process attendants in their everyday duties of plant operation.
  • Work with Production Manager and Quality Control to make necessary changes to process equipment and materials to maintain the production of quality cement.
  • Follow budget for production and plant costs for all departments.
  • Help develop yearly budget for all phases of plant production, including runtime, scheduled maintenance downtime, costs of raw materials, electricity and manpower.
  • Becomes proficient with SAP, Microsoft word, and Excel.
  • Maintains reports for production, inventories, and hours for all aspects of the production process.
  • Help develop and coordinate weekly and monthly production schedules.
  • Develops weekly schedules for employees.
  • Follow all plant safety policies and track all departments to ensure that all policies are being followed.


Minimum Qualifications


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • 1+ yrs experience and or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in production planning, inspection procedure, machine utilization, tooling, materials management, stock inventory, manpower utilization.
  • Work with other departments to develop and help with necessary training for employees such as MSHA, environmental, health and specific job training.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Write routine reports and correspondences.
  • Working knowledge of PC operations and software.
  • Ability to perform tasks that include walking, climbing equipment, working within confined spaces and occasionally lifting up to 50 lbs.


Knowledge/Skill Requirements


  • Cement Manufacturing -- Knowledge of raw materials, methods, and the tools involved in the mining, production, shipping and packaging of cement.
  • Mechanical -- Knowledge of equipment used, machines and tools, including their uses, repair of, and maintenance.
  • Engineering and Technology -- Knowledge of the practical application of the technology used and manufacturing of cement. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of cement.
  • Environmental – Knowledge of proper allocation of waste material.


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions


  • Ability to safely work in an outdoor environment with frequent exposure to heat, cold, dust, and noise.
  • Ability to perform tasks that include frequent sitting, standing, walking, climbing equipment, and working within confined spaces to access and inspect equipment.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. 


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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