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Concrete Intern


Harrisburg, PA, US, 17104

Company:  Pennsy Supply Inc



Job ID:  148334


Pennsy Supply is a CRH company. CRH is the leading vertically integrated supplier of asphalt, aggregates, cement, ready-mix concrete, and paving and construction services in North America. Our 24,100 employees at 1,300 operating locations provide our customers with top-quality, innovative products and services.


Concrete Intern

Would you enjoy working for an industry leader? Are you ready to apply your education from a college to our company’s objectives? Look no further, Pennsy Supply has the perfect opportunity waiting for you!

Job Description Summary


Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.


Work with Area Operations Manager to review and learn the following:


  • Safety training - ongoing process for entire internship 
    • Support the safety goals and process of the Company
    • MSHA and OSHA training and regulations
    • Fundamentals of Fatality Elimination and Risk Assessment
    • LOTO trianing policy
    • Other company policies   


  • Quality Control
    • Understanding of Sampling and Testing procedures
    • Understanding of Concrete related products and additives
    • Mix designs and Software Education/Command QC


  • Operations-Aggregates
    • Process overview, KPI's, production reports
    • Crushing Operations/From blasting to finished product
      • Mine overview and explanation of 3-year mine planning process
      • QC Sampling and Testing


  • Operations-Concrete
    • Process overview, KPi's, production reports
    • Plant operation/batching/loading - in plant
    • Inventory management
    • Logistics
    • Daily/monthly reporting
    • Maintenance activities - plant repairs
    • QC sampling and testing


  • Dispatch/Transportation
    • Learn internal dispatch and transportation challenges
    • Overview of Command software as it pertains to dispatching/tracking and scheduling of trucks and concrete orders


  • Customer Service Group
    • ​​​​​​​Spend time with an internal customer sales agent
    • Spend time with a sales representative/ review of the bidding process


  • Concrete operations overview with Plant Operator/Manager/Supervisor of the concrete department




  • Must submit to a drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Current driver’s license
  • Able to work various times during the day, night or weekend hours, at various locations.





  • High school Diploma or equivalent.
  • 3rd year Concrete Industry Management major with College and/or University.
  • 3.0 GPA or better.
  • Excellent computer skills and proficient in Word and Excel.


About Pennsy Supply

Pennsy Supply operated in Pennsylvania as a family run business producing asphalt, aggregates, and concrete as well as providing construction services until joining the CRH family in 1993. With being a part of the CRH family they are now a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form CRH. CRH is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the Unites States. 

EOE/ M / F / Vet / Disability


What CRH Americas Offers You


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


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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Pennsy Supply is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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


Date Posted:  Mar 18, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia
Nearest Secondary Market: Harrisburg

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