Lehigh Hanson Driver Trainer - Houston, TX in Houston, Texas
Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)
Primary Location: Houston-TX
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Mixer Truck Driver Trainer for Campbell Concrete in Houston, TX.
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. HeidelbergCement employs some 57,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in more than 50 countries.
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES and TASKS:
Safely drive truck to and from destination applying knowledge of DOT driving regulations and area roads.
Check loads to ensure product is being hauled in an appropriate and safe manner to adjust to desired level
Estimate slump of concrete
Verify directions with plant personnel before leaving the plant to ensure delivery to the correct customer and job site
Strive to meet customer expectations
Keep equipment in acceptable condition of cleanliness using approved cleaning materials and supplies
Maintain radio contact with supervisor/dispatch to receive and transmit delivery instructions
Assist other company employees as needed
Complete pre and post trip inspections on truck equipment and supplies, such as tires, lights, brakes, fuel, oil, and water
May perform minor roadside repairs, such as installing light bulbs
Maintain good working knowledge of the traffic routes of the city
Must be able to take orders, instructions, and guidance from supervisors and management
Adhere to all company, DOT and OSHA rules and regulations at all times
Meet or exceed company safety standards
Perform other job responsibilities as assigned
Additional Duties and Responsibilities:
Support the trainee program by providing specific feedback during planned checkpoints
Mentor trainees post release to provide ongoing support & resource
Train and or give direction to all Mixer Drivers on ALL Mixer Driver duties and responsibilities (SME)
Participate and/or lead all plant safety meetings
Assist in RCA and action plans
Support and/or lead the rollout of new processes
Support and/or lead new driver orientation as needed
Support and/or lead Smith System training as needed
Attend community events to demonstrate commitment to the guiding values
Coach drivers on Smart Drive events as needed
Experience operating a mixer truck
Current Class B CDL with valid medical card
Train the trainer certified
Smith System trained
Required to stand and walk for extended periods of time; use hands to operate tools and controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs/ladders and balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear. Regularly lift and/or move more than 50 pounds.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled