Lehigh Hanson Mechanic Trainee - Whitney, TX 2nd Shift in Laguna Park, Texas

AutoReqId: 7060BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Laguna Park-TX

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Mechanic Trainee at the Whitney, TX plant. This is a second shift position.

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Mechanic Trainee is responsible for maintenance and repair of plant equipment.

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

JOB DUTIES:

  • Will diagnose malfunctions in sand/gravel plant and plant equipment.

  • Responsible for daily inspection of facilities and will complete maintenance checklist.

  • Will operate a front end loader when needed.

  • Will operate a Haul truck and Water truck when needed.

  • Fueling and lubrication of equipment.

  • All other duties as assigned.

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred

  • 1-2 years of maintenance experience preferred

  • Experience working at an aggregates plant preferred

  • Must have stick welding and cutting torch experience

  • Will operate heavy equipment (loader and haul truck) when needed

  • Experience operating heavy equipment a plus

  • MSHA knowledge a plus

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