Product Manager - Minneapolis, MN at CRH

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Minnetonka, Minnesota





Job Description:

Job ID: 313319


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading supplier of products for North America's building and landscaping markets. Its products include concrete masonry and hardscapes, packaged cement mixes, packaged lawn and garden products and composite decking products that are sold through a variety of channels. Oldcastle APG is the innovator behind many of the industry's well-known brands including Belgard Hardscapes, Echelon masonry products, Sakrete bagged dry-mixes, Anchor Wall Systems, MoistureShield composite decking, among others. With over 195 operating locations and 6,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces. Oldcastle APG is a U.S. subsidiary of CRH plc., a leading global diversified building materials group.



Job Summary


The Product Manager is responsible for the project management, launch and development of new products and technologies in the hardscape sector. The position will regularly collaborate with the Anchor Engineering team, the Commercial Sales team, the Research & Development Group, and the Marketing and Product Management teams.



  • Manage, track, and complete projects in a timely manner
  • Hands-on and results oriented work style to develop and launch new products
  • Innate curiosity of cementitious material, coatings and building material products
  • Direct new products through an established stage gate process
  • Comfort in manufacturing plans and experience with operations
  • Collaborate and ideate with the R&D and Sales teams; solicit VOC




Requirements



  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or relatable experience
  • Knowledge of concrete products and exterior landscaping (preferable)
  • Experience in management of multifunctional teams
  • Hands-on with prototyping, constructing and developing product
  • Strong communication and organization skills; efficient in project management




Abilities



  • Excellent leadership and teamwork aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written
  • Motivated, able to work under pressure and willing to work with precise schedules
  • Engaged and open to change
  • 10-20% travel within the US and Montreal, Canada




What CRH Americas Offers You



  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion




About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted: Jul 17, 2021



Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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