Business/Sales Intern - Nedrow, NY at Lehigh Hanson
About the Job
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Are you excited to put the classroom knowledge you have learned so far into action?Get out of the classroom and come and spend the summer of 2021 with an industry leader in aggregates.This position will have the opportunity to tackle new challenges and projects, and gain real world working experience. You will have lots to talk about when you return to school in the fall!
Identify and gather market intelligence, provide recommendations to Management
Work with Management in projecting sales and production targets
Support different functions such as proposals for ready mix, get involved with dispatch, work with quality control, and more
Assist management with tasks such as credits, rebills, and additional administration
Provide support to Sales efforts as needed
Participate in a program to provide students with work experience that is relevant to their major and complements their education
This position will be based in Nedrow, NY or Pavilion, NY. HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Current juniors and seniors working toward a degree in Business, Business Management, or Sales
Proficient with Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
Someone who isn’t afraid to be out in the field and get dirty
Commitment and engagement through high level of work ethic and utilization of abilities for the best of the company
Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility, and adaptability
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several projects
Strong strategic thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER! At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.