Lehigh Hanson Cement Terminal Associate in Baltimore, Maryland

AutoReqId: 6816BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Distribution

Primary Location: Baltimore-MD

Job Posting:

The Company and The Role

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the Heidelberg Cement Group, the global market leader in aggregates with leading positions in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. Following the acquisition of Italcementi, the company employs some 63,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in around 60 countries.

We are seeking a qualified Terminal Associate to help run our Baltimore, MD facility. In this capacity, you get the pleasure of meeting with and servicing various customers along with operating the equipment necessary to do this.

What You Will Get To Do

Reporting to Terminal Supervisor, this position is responsible for assisting the Terminal Supervisor with day to day operations of our Cement Terminal in Baltimore, MD.

  • Be involved and aware of all aspects of the day to day terminal operation.

  • Perform the loading and unloading of cement products from or to ships, barges, railcars or bulk trucks; coordinate bulk loading activities with customer drivers and sales personnel. Inspect railcars and bulk trucks prior to loading. Operate locomotive, loader or car puller to move or position railcars in place for loading or unloading or to transfer railcars to switching tracks. Operate controls to convey proper cement product to railcar or bulk truck. Close hatches on railcars and seals.

  • Ensure customer orders are filled accurately. Promptly address customer concerns and refer more complex problems to supervisor for resolution.

  • Ensure shipping and receiving paperwork is completed accurately and on a timely basis.

  • Oversee the unloading and/or transfers of bulk material or cement products from ships, barges and/or railcars to silos or other storage containers.

  • Ensure preventive maintenance and repairs are executed on terminal equipment and activities are logged.

  • Oversee housekeeping of the facility.

  • Ensure all safety policies, including proper use of Personal Protective Equipment, are followed.

Who We Are Looking For

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • 1-3 years prior experience in cement or related industry a plus

  • Proven mechanical and electrical ability

  • Willing and capable of working extended hours and weekends if needed

  • Capable of accessing heights - top of railcars, stairways to silo top elevations, etc.

  • Capable of lifting up to 100 pounds on a regular basis

  • PLC experience a plus

  • Clerical skills a plus

  • Must be able to pass TSA security requirements to obtain TWIC card.

  • Demonstrated commitment and ability to follow safe working practices and in a team environment.

  • Demonstrated organizational and communication skills

  • Demonstrated technical knowledge, hardware and software, with computers; MS Office products and SAP preferred

Benefits & Compensation:

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.

No search firms please.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.

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Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled