Lehigh Hanson Haul Truck Driver- Brewer in Jefferson, South Carolina

AutoReqId: 7113BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Jefferson-SC

Job Posting:

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.

Did you like to play with trucks when you were a kid? How would like to drive one in a sand and gravel plant? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Haul Unit Operator who enjoys operating and maintaining heavy equipment while maximizing productivity. The successful candidate will be responsible for transporting materials from the quarry to stockpiles. CDL License not required as this type of trucking is done on company property.

This position will reside in Jefferson, SC.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Operate the haul truck to transport rock products to the plant and stockpiles as directed

  • Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time

  • Operate other mobile plant equipment as needed (ie. Water Truck, Loader)

  • Work in all areas of the plant as needed

  • Report mechanical or maintenance issues with equipment

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures; perform daily equipment inspections, as well as identify and assist in correcting unsafe conditions

Who we are looking for:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • 2 years prior haul truck (or other large mobile equipment) experience preferred

  • Previous expense in open pit mining operations and aggregate products a plus

  • Ability to work different shifts, holidays and/or overtime as required

  • MSHA Part 48 training a plus

  • Ability to learn stockpile and plant flow

  • 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.

No search firms please.

Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace

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