CEMEX Intern, Ready-Mix in Reno, Nevada

Job summary :
A Ready-Mix Concrete Intern will be responsible for learning fundamental aspects of the business while concurrently participating in a continuous improving project. The projects are designed to have a real financial impact on the business and interns will be tasked with presenting their findings during the conclusion of this evaluated internship. Upon satisfactory completion, interns may be extended a job offer dependent upon successful graduation.

Duties and responsibilities :
* As a Ready-Mix Concrete Intern, you will:
- Be an advocate for safety
- Acquire specific knowledge on the practices of the business line
- Learn by working in fundamental positions of the business line
- Obtain a network of contacts
- Complete a Continuous Improvement and present findings to local management
* Adhere to all CEMEX, OSHA and MSHA rules and regulations at all times and wear proper safety equipment while on plant grounds
* Meet or exceed company safety standards
* Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management

Qualifications :
* Must be in 3rd or 4th year of completing your Bachelor's Degree. Bachelor's Degree preferred in:
- Concrete Industry Management
- Construction related field
- Engineering (Civil, Industrial, Mechanical, Chemical)
- Business

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities :
* Highly proficient in MS Office with advanced Excel skills
* Strong attention to detail
* Possesses analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills
* Ability to prioritize projects, allocate resources and interact with all levels in an organization
* Strong interpersonal skills

Working conditions :
* Capability to work extended hours as necessary
* Ability to work with standard office/computer equipment
* Capable of working in an open office environment
* Capable of working in a construction site, manufacturing site, and/or industrial setting
* Ability to participate in required overnight travel as necessary
* Some exposure to dust, noise, and extreme temperatures

Physical requirements :
* Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
* Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently
* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear to communicate to employees/visitors