Lehigh Hanson Haul Truck Driver in Athens, Illinois
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Athens-IL
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Did you like to play with trucks when you were a kid? How would like to drive one in a Quarry? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Haul Unit Operator who enjoys operating and maintaining heavy equipment while maximizing productivity. The successful candidate will be responsible for transporting materials from the quarry to stockpiles. CDL License not required as this type of trucking is done on company property.
Operate the haul truck to transport rock products to the plant and stockpiles as directed
Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time
Operate other mobile plant equipment as needed (ie. Water Truck, Loader)
Work in all areas of the plant as needed
Report mechanical or maintenance issues with equipment
Ensure compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures; perform daily equipment inspections, as well as identify and assist in correcting unsafe conditions
This position will be based at Athens, Illinois.
This will be a 2nd shift position.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
High School Diploma or equivalent required
2 years prior haul truck (or other large mobile equipment) experience preferred
Previous experience in open pit mining operations and aggregate products a plus
Ability to work different shifts, holidays and/or overtime as required
MSHA Part 48 training a plus
Ability to learn stockpile and plant flow
Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.
Must be eligible to work in the USA without sponsorship now or in the future.
No search firms, please.
Lehigh Hanson is a Drug-Free Workplace.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled