Lehigh Hanson Shipping Operator in Glens Falls, New York
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Glens Falls-NY
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
Do you get a rush out of operating heavy equipment? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Cement Plant Bulk Loader . This position is responsible for the direction and accurate loading of trucks that will transport our product to the customer.
Perform routine bulk loading duties and general housekeeping at the scales and cement silos
Load trucks and rail cars to specifications on the loading ticket and from the proper silo
Interact with drivers/customers ensure quality service
Record the tare and total weight of the truck and maintain records including distribution of loading ticket
Enter and view product orders using computerized system
Perform cleaning, maintenance, lubrication, and inspections on equipment
Estimate weight when loading trucks either visually or grade, maintain stockpiles
Inspect and load rail cars and operate track mobile
Transfer cement from and to assigned silos, while operating pumps and related equipment
Work independently, propose modifications and troubleshoot problems
Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures
This position will reside in Glens Falls, NY.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Previous experience operating a Bulk Loader
Previous work experience in a heavy industrial and/or manufacturing environment
Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong problem solving skills
Ability to work different shifts, holidays and/or overtime as required
Ability to use a computer (or learn) to enter/view orders
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.
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Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled