Talent Development Program - CEMEX USA
Developing Our Future Leaders
Our Talent Development Program (TDP) is a 12-24 month rotational program designed to develop the leaders of tomorrow and support the future business growth of CEMEX. By combining responsible and important job assignments with a formal learning-by-doing approach, the Talent Development Program provides a foundation of knowledge and experience for a long,successful career in CEMEX.
Meet Some of our TDP's
Cement TDP – Knoxville
“The TDP program has provided me the knowledge and confidence early in my career to be a leader that can making important decisions, as well as inspire confidence in my colleagues that I am a trustworthy source for information and job performance.”
Ready-Mix Concrete TDP – Arizona
“Completing the TDP program was the best thing that could have happened for my career. Coming into Cemex, I had little experience in the construction and building materials industry. The TDP program was the landmark I needed to get me started on the right path.”
Aggregates TDP – Arizona
“As a TDP, the professionals you network with, along with the training opportunities, ultimately make you a well-rounded employee and successful in your permanent role. 10/10 would recommend the program.”
Corporate TDP – Houston
“The TDP program helped me to learn more about CEMEX. Everyone you meet wants you to learn so that you can be a future leader of CEMEX. Thanks to the TDP program I’ve been able to experience so much more than if I wouldn’t have joined.”
This program is broken into 4 talent towers: Cement, Ready Mix, Aggregates, and Corporate. You will be giving exposure to personal development training to help you build on your skills as you begin your career. You will receive training from our industry experts as you transition through your rotations and learn how we operate.
Watch brief video for more information and learn more about each talent tower.
As a Cement Talent Development Professional (TDP), you will be put in a 24 month program that will begin with 6-8 months of training in New Braunfels, Texas follow by a 1 year first assignment at one of our Cement plant locations which are the following:
- Knoxville, TN
- Miami, FL
- Brooksville, FL
- Demopolis, AL
- Louisville, KY
- New Braunfels, TX
- Longmont, CO
- Victorville, CA
- Clinchfield, GA
During your time in New Braunfels you will begin an intensive training program after which you will be able to apply those skills at one of our cement plants during your first assignment. Through this program you will be able to understand the different aspects of the start-to-finish production cycle of cement.
As a Ready-Mix Talent Development Professional (TDP), you will be put in a rotation program to better understand the different aspects of the safe production of Ready-Mix concrete. During each rotation, you will have a set of learning objectives and assignments. Along with that, you will gain experience in quality control, customer service, maintenance and much more.
As an Aggregates Talent Development Professional (TDP), you will be put in a rotation program to better understand the different aspects of the safe production of aggregates. During each rotation, you will have a set of learning objectives and assignments. Along with that, you will gain experience in pit operations, quality control, maintenance, and much more.
As a Corporate Talent Development Professional (TDP), you will be based in Houston, Texas working in our Corporate office. You will participate in projects within our support functions, which are designed to provide valuable, firsthand experience in the building materials industry and excellent opportunities for networking and professional growth. Some of the departments you will be placed in could be strategic planning, logistics, HR, and more.
Who We Are Looking For:
Education: Four-year college degree in related area (Engineering, Business Administration, Construction Management, Concrete Industry Management, etc.)
Good Academic Standing
Demonstrated capability of conducting hands on field work
Unlimited leadership potential
Willingness to relocate domestically
4 years or less post bachelor’s degree (experience in the related industry preferred)
Why work at CEMEX?
CEMEX cares about the health and well-being of our people and their families, which is why we offer competitive benefits and resources to help our employees plan for their current and future needs. See below for some of the benefits we offer:
- A safe and innovative work environment
- Career advancement opportunities
- Competitive salaries
- Annual performance bonus for eligible positions
- Competitive medical, dental and vision plans
- Vacation and paid holidays
- Wellness programs
- 401 (k) plan with company match
- Disability insurance plans
- Life insurance plans
- Employee discount program
- Community involvement opportunities
- Employee recognition programs
- A variety of learning and development programs
- Educational assistance program