Lehigh Hanson Operations Trainee (Highlands Area) in Houston, Texas
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Houston-TX
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 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.
Do you pride yourself in being a jack-of-all trades? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Utility Person . This position is primarily responsible for operating equipment in a safe and efficient manner as well as performing plant maintenance.
This position will reside in Houston TX.
What you’ll get to do:
Perform basic maintenance and housekeeping duties
Proactive approach to safety.
Perform other duties and assignments as required.
Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.
Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incident immediately.
Who we are looking for:
Must have high school diploma or general education degree (GED)
1-2 years of genera labor and maintenance experience required
Prior construction industry experience highly desired
Ability to work overtime as needed.
Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment
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
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.
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Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled