Martin Marietta

  • Area Operations Manager

    Job Locations US-TX-San Antonio
    Requisition ID
    Cement and SW RM Division
  • Overview

    Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.


    At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.


    Position Summary


    San Antonio Area Operations management reporting to the General Manager/Vice President for the South District of the Ready Mix and Cement Division.  Strong commitment to Safety and working knowledge of OSHA and MSHA standards.  Position requires a candidate with various levels of experience and knowledge of Ready Mix operations for residential, medium/large commercial projects along with Texas Department of Transportation projects.  Required to coordinate with District Team Managers; Safety, Dispatch Operations, Area Sales, Technical Services, Fleet Maintenance.  Oversight of plant maintenance personnel.



    • Committed to Safety and "Zero incidents in a calendar year.
    • 5-7 years of ready mix plant operations and strong plant maintenance knowledge.
    • Lead a management team in addition to a group of employees and provide strong leadership, training, team building and supervision (5-7 Ready Mix plant managers, 70+ Ready Mix Trucks, 120+ employees.)
    • Allocate resources to support assigned Ready Mix plants and maximize their associated operational capabilities.
    • Maintain weekly reports for production inventory, forecasting and management of materiel for immediate and upcoming projects.
    • Effectively communicate financial, asset, budget, cost control, environmental and special projects clearly to subordinates for efficient operations.  
    • Required to assist the District Vice President on business analysis and development of strategic plans for assigned ready mix operations.
    • Focus on subordinate professional development in order to prepare for advancement and increased levels or responsibility.

    Minimum Education and Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree in Concrete Management, Construction, Engineering or verifiable 10 years of managerial Ready Mix experience preferred.
    • Bilingual capability is desired.
    • Mechanical working knowledge of Ready Mix Plant maintenance and repair.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Safety Priority...working knowledge and understanding of OSHA regulations and a strong personal commitment to ZERO accidents in a calendar year.
    • Solid understanding of Ready Mix Operations; experience with development of business plan, project distribution scheduling, development of customer relations and support.
    • Coordinate with other ready mix functional areas to provide customer satisfaction with Ready Mix products. (Dispatch, Safety, Sales, Technical Services, Human Resources)
    • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills; capable of developing and maintaining good relationships with mid to senior level company managers and regulatory agency personnel.
    • Proficient in Command, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Kronos Time Keeping and Outlook.


    • Medical
    • Prescription Drug
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Health Care Reimbursement Account
    • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
    • Wellness Programs
    • Employee Assistance Plan
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation
    • 401(k) with Company matching
    • Pension
    • Salary Continuation – Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability Options
    • Employee Life Insurance
    • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
    • Business Travel Accident Insurance
    • Direct Deposit Payroll
    • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
    • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
    • Matching Gift Program
    • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

    We are an equal opportunity employer.
    Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.