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Detroit, MI Full Time Posted: Friday, 18 January 2019

Covia is a leading supplier of minerals and material solutions to the industrial and energy markets. The formation of Covia in 2018 is the most recent of many significant milestones in our shared history. Built from the merging of Fairmount Santrol and Unimin Corporation, Covia's rich Legacy includes many achievements across industries and capital success through partnership. Our ability to deliver the right product, to the right place, at the right time, is unmatched. Just as strong is our commitment to building partnerships that help our customers succeed.

Quality and innovation are at the foundation of Covia; but our real strength is our people. Covia employs a diverse and highly-skilled team of professionals to convert natural minerals into engineered solutions for our customers. Every member of our team has a valuable opportunity to help shape our future and make a positive impact on the world around us through our commitment to the locations where we live and work.

Covia is looking for a dynamic Leadman - Second Shift who will have a positive impact on the Operations team at its Alpha Resins location in Detroit, MI. This individual will be required to supervise employees and oversee all plant production, lab and maintenance work on night shift.

The successful incumbent will have the following Key Accountabilities:
* Maintain a safe working environment and safety records
* Complete daily area safety inspections for all areas of the plant
* Communicate pertinent information to management/supervisors
* Conduct all duties required in the supervision of all night shift employees including ensuring safety procedures are followed, production plans are completed as directed, facilitating employee engagement and disciplinary action
* Support and ensure policies and procedures which conform to Fairmount Santrol Corporate Standards are followed
* Troubleshooting, repair, and directing maintenance personnel on an off-shift
* Specialty projects as assigned

The successful incumbent will have the following Minimum Qualifications:
* 3 - 5 years of supervisory experience in a chemical manufacturing environment preferred
* Experience and knowledge of chemical manufacturing equipment
* Experience with and knowledge of OSHA standards
* Ability to multi-task and detail oriented
* Possess problem solving and troubleshooting skills
* Associates degree preferred; high school diploma or equivalent required

* Excellent Healthcare Benefits - medical, vision, dental
* 401K with company matching and fixed annual contributions
* Vacation + Paid Holidays
* Education Assistance
* Disability, Life/AD&D, and Long Term Care Insurances
* Employee Assistance Program

At Covia, we strive for and support a diverse workforce as we firmly believe this lays the foundation of our success. Our compelling culture supports inclusion, individuality and respect within the workplace. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non-work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status.

The organization offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

NO RECRUITER INQUIRIES PLEASE. All other inquiries should be directed to the Talent Acquisition team.


Detroit, MI, United States of America
Covia Corp.
Tara Roberts 
1/18/2019 8:04:15 AM

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