Lehigh Hanson Plant Helper in Connellsville, Pennsylvania
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Connellsville-PA
Pay Class: Hourly
The Role and the Company
Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.
The Plant Helper role is based in Connellsville, PA and reports directly to the Plant Manager.
WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.
Responsible for housekeeping and general clean up. This includes heavy lifting and shoveling to maintain the plant area as well as greasing, belt splicing, changing head and tail pulleys, welding, fabrication work, general plant maintenance, operating equipment when necessary to assist production.
Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incidents immediately
Will perform heavy maintenance when required.
This position will work second shift.
Available to work overtime and weekends as business demands dictate
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED)
1-2 years of general labor and maintenance experience required
Prior experience working in a construction/mining environment highly desired
Heavy lifting required
Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment
Equipment operation skills a plus
MSHA Part 48 Certification a plus
Ability to work different extended hours, holidays and/or overtime required
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
We offer :
Secure, long-term employment
Competitive wage and benefits package
Training and development
Opportunities for advancement
Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled