Field Supervisor/Project Manager

Website Vulcan Materials Company

Job Highlights

Title Field Supervisor/Project Manager
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Birmingham, AL, United States
Company Vulcan Materials Company

Company Profile

Vulcan Materials Company is a producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Field Supervisor/Project Manager to join its team.

Education Level

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Prior experience in industrial welding in a leadership capacity (preferred)
  • Knowledge of general principles and practices of aggregate production (preferred)


  • Determine Work Procedure – Determine work procedures, interpret complex blueprints, complete assigned tasks, and delegate duties to personnel concerned with welding on mobile and stationary equipment, as well as maintenance of equipment.
  • Implement Solutions – Responsible for consulting with Plant Managers on issues/projects and creating solutions. Must be able to handle the project from start to finish. Overseeing the fabrication work and the installation.
  • Inspect Equipment and Perform Repairs – Assist and organize the work of employees in the daily inspection and maintenance of the facility to ensure safe, reliable, and compliant operations to maximize production and minimize interruptions. Maintain the general appearance and security of grounds, buildings, equipment, and machinery.
  • Maintain Compliance – Ensure environmental and safety policy compliance in all activities at the facility, including outside contractors. Immediately take appropriate steps to correct any conditions of non-compliance.
  • Manage Employee Relations – Provide strong leadership, training, team building, and supervision to all of the Field and Shop Crews. Develop teamwork among employees while upholding Company guidelines, policies, and procedures, as well as maintaining morale across all department levels.
  • Promote Safety – Take an active role in prioritizing safety for yourself and others to ensure all assigned plants have zero accidents and are in total compliance with all Vulcan policies and procedures.
  • Weld Materials – Weld materials in flat, vertical, and overhead positions. Select rod and weld type and welder setting. Cut materials using air arcs, burning rods, and acetylene/oxygen cutting torches to fit fabrication and job requirements. Perform welding repair and maintenance to stational production-related equipment, machinery, and structures such as conveyors, crushers, elevators, drives, and screws.


  • Flexibility – Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions and tolerate being exposed to loud noises. Must be willing to work a rotating schedule with varying shifts. Must be willing to work overtime based on business conditions.
  • Leadership and Management Skills – Must be able to provide strong leadership and mentorship to employees, both direct and indirect reports, to motivate and maintain interpersonal relationships.
  • Problem-Solving Skills – Must have the ability to work independently and problem-solve while working alone or as part of a team.
  • Oversee projects throughout all of our Alabama locations, and could travel out of state occasionally.


  • Great Company Culture – Our people share a competitive drive for excellence in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness, and communication.
  • Health Benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision programs, plus much more.
  • Meaningful Work – What sets us apart is that the work we do impacts daily lives – and every employee contributes. The aggregates we produce are used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing throughout the United States.
  • Prepare for the Future – 401(k) with company match and contribution.
  • Rest/Relaxation – Paid vacation, personal floating days, and paid holidays.
  • Safety – An industry leader in health and safety standards. We are committed to creating a safe work environment and protecting all employees and customers.
  • Training/Development – We see our development programs and helping our employees meet their goals, as a key part of our business.

Employer’s Statement

Vulcan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law from discrimination.

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