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Lehigh Hanson Loader Operator in Fresno, California

AutoReqId: 9600BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Distribution

Primary Location: Fresno-CA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Loader Operator for our Fresno, CA Cement Terminal .

The Utility Operator (UO) will be responsible for loading customer's trucks and unloading railcars including the handling of Bills of Lading and input of data into Cement Management System. The UO will also conduct silo measurements for inventory purposes. The UO will assists with general plant maintenance and clean-up activities as directed by the Terminal Supervisor.

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 HeidelbergCement 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.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The ability to safely and efficiently load bulk trucks

  • Safely operate equipment to move, load and unload rail cars

  • Stand for long periods of time and climb flights of stairs

  • Good people skills and must be able to multi-task

  • Be able to operate a forklift and railcar mover

  • Understand and demonstrate basic computer skills

  • Understand and demonstrate use of the load out and reclaim system

  • Perform basic maintenance and housekeeping duties

  • Proactive approach to safety

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental legislation, regulations, and company policies and procedures. Report any unsafe condition, accidents or incidents to supervisor immediately.

  • Maintain work areas in a clean, organized, and safe manner.

  • Work with plant management to identify problems and potential problems that need to be adressed.

  • Perform plant inspections and complete inspection documentation.

  • May be required to work some Saturdays.

  • Regular and on-time attendance.

  • Perform other duties and assignments as assigned or required

  • Able to work the early shift (3 a.m. or earlier as needed by our customer's schedules)

  • These are not all encompassing of the job classifications duties; rather, they provide general guidelines.

Qualifications

  • Be able to read, write, and speak English

  • High school diploma preferred

  • Bilingual a plus

Working Conditions

  • Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors.

  • Must wear protective equipment while at the location.

Physical Requirements

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree.

  • Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently. Job involves sitting most of the time, but also involves walking or standing for brief periods of time.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment.

  • Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls.

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

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