Martin Marietta Project Engineer in San Antonio, Texas

Martin Marietta, an American company and a member of the S&P 500 index, is a leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, with operations spanning 26 states, Canada and the Caribbean, and dedicated teams transforming more than 100 years of irreplaceable natural resources into the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live. Martin Marietta’s Magnesia Specialties business provides a full range of magnesium oxide, magnesium hydroxide and dolomitic lime products.

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

Responsible for general oversight of various capital engineering projects for quarry & plant operations as well as rail and marine unloading facilities; project management of design and field construction, various aggregate plant improvements, new plant installations, process improvement projects, and other construction management projects in the aggregates arena.


  • Also responsible for communicating with operations managers, senior division management and corporate managers on project status

  • Applicant must be very innovative and knowledgeable in aggregate plant processing and be able to assess and submit various process improvements for our aggregate operations

  • Must be able to manage multiple projects in multiple areas throughout the division simultaneously, adhere to and communicate variances to approved budgets, and track completion of projects on a regular basis without losing sight of the direction of the projects within the division

  • Additional duties include analyzing the effects of various mechanical improvements to an aggregates operation as well as being very knowledgeable in effectively utilizing effective plant automation

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in mining, civil, or mechanical engineering; or equivalent experience required; PE license a plus

  • Five years' experience in the aggregates industry with primary experience in project management

  • Experience with material handling systems, including the installation and start-up of conveyors, screens, crushers, pumps and pumping systems, material washing systems & sand screws

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to read blueprints and provide oversight for steel fabrication and erection

  • Experience with AggFlow (Aggregate Plant Simulation program) and AutoCAD software for plant design

  • Effective oral and written communication skills; excellent report writing skills; proficient computer skills a must

  • Out of town travel required including international

  • 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.

Requisition ID: 2016-2060

Division: Southwest Division