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Lehigh Hanson Rail Loadout Lead Person in Houston, Texas

AutoReqId: 9540BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Houston-TX

Job Posting:


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.


Are you detailed and team oriented? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Lead Person . This position will work directly with the Rail Terminal Supervisor in planning and organizing employees for rail loadout.

What you will get to do:

  • As a Rail Loadout Lead Person you will:

  • Prioritize and Plans daily work for operators at the yard, this is position is a working supervisor.

  • Must be a customer / employee oriented person with a safety first attitude.

  • Help administer Take 5's and JSA's for all rail yard related projects.

  • Conduct and follow up on safety inspection daily and ensure the required paperwork is filled out.

  • Communicate regularly with the Rail Terminal Supervisor to insure proper oversight and management of the yard.

  • Review all finished paperwork for completion and accuracy, reporting any discrepancies to the Rail Terminal Supervisor.

  • Maintain data input on daily basis.

  • Be able to work off peak hours, evenings and weekends as needed by the customers and business.

  • Follow up and ensure correct material and weight is loaded on each truck.

  • Ability to help manage material piles to ensure inventory is correct and maximized.

  • Communicate repair and safety issues to Rail Terminal Supervisor.

  • Maintain communication and give direction to contractors / vendors.

  • Ability to perform other duties in the loading area (loader, water truck, locomotive).

  • Other job duties as assigned by the Rail Terminal Supervisor.

This position will reside in Houston at our Greensport Yard)


  • High school diploma or GED required

  • and aggregate products experience required

  • MSHA training a plus

  • 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 50 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