Lehigh Hanson Process Mechanical/Electrical Utilities Person in Leeds, Alabama

AutoReqId: 7972BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Production

Primary Location: Leeds-AL

Job Posting:

The Company and the Role:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Process Mechanical/Electrical Utilities Person . In this position you will install, maintain, and repair plant equipment in an industrial setting.

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.

This position will reside in Leeds, AL.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you’ll get to do:

The tasks of this position applies to all the functions listed below associated with each task: housekeeping, PM duties, lubrication, minor repairs, and routing functions associated with:

  • Proficiency in mechanical repairs of plant equipment

  • Proficiency in electrical repair of plant equipment

Typical mechanical repairs could involve:

  • Welding/cutting

  • Rigging of loads of various materials and weight

  • Use of crane, fork lift, man lift and other similar mobile equipment

  • Use of hand tools such as grinders, drills, hydraulic presses, etc.

Typical electrical repairs could involve:

  • Use of megger, ohm meter and other electrical equipment

  • Repairs of measurement devices such as pressure transducers, thermocouples, and other similar devices

  • Troubleshooting of various electrical switches

  • Reset of electrical breakers

  • LOTOTO of plant equipment

Follows all safety policies, including the proper use of personal protective equipment. Maintains an awareness of plant environmental standards. Takes corrective action to address minor problems or reports compliance issues to appropriate supervisor for resolution.

Who we are looking for:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Two year vocational/technical diploma or certificate preferred.

  • Minimum two years mechanical and electrical experience required.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as reading and interpreting electrical blueprints, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively with employees of organization.

  • Ability to weld, cut, and basic fabrication from metals.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to stand and sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock, heat and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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