Lehigh Hanson Serviceman I in Leeds, Alabama

AutoReqId: 7292BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Production

Primary Location: Leeds-AL

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Laborer

Initially, the Laborer will perform general labor activities for the entire plant, including clean-up, transporting bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, and loading and unloading trucks and/or railcars.

However, the Laborer will be expected to move into the role of a Process Attendant as soon as an opening becomes available. Process Attendants work rotating shifts. Process Attendants provide critical feedback from the field to the central control room and Production Supervisor on all aspects of production operations. This is accomplished through field inspections, which results in trouble-shooting, corrective action or reporting that all conditions are acceptable.

Essential Duties:

  • Maintains two-way radio communication at all times with control room operator or supervisor.

  • Assists in sampling procedures.

  • Inspects and cleans weigh feeders to insure accuracy.

  • Observes bag houses to guard against air contamination.

  • Walks through preheater tower and look for air and material leaks, measure temperatures, and look for normal operating conditions.

  • Walks through kiln and clinker cooler area looking for proper operations.

  • Walks through finish mill circuit and inspect for equipment soundness, material leakage, air leaks, etc.

  • Maintains working area in a neat and orderly condition.

  • Understands process flow. Capable of troubleshooting production/process problems.

  • Makes a complete inspection of assigned area at least once a shift

  • Walks through raw materials storage area and check for proper guarding, material flow, equipment soundness, contamination etc.

  • Walks through raw mill grinding circuit and check for equipment soundness, material leaks, air leaks, etc.

  • Walks through preheater tower and look for air and material leaks, measure temperatures, and look for normal operating conditions.

  • Walks through kiln and clinker cooler area looking for proper operations.

  • Walks through finish mill circuit and inspect for equipment soundness, material leakage, air leaks, etc.

  • Ensures the highest regard and practice of plant safety policies and procedures.

  • Other job related duties as requested by supervision. May be required to operate loaders, bridge cranes or other heavy equipment from time to time. Ensure the highest regard and practice of plant safety policies and procedures.

  • Maintain company standards for workplace cleanliness and organization.

Minimum Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Ability to perform physical tasks that include walking, stooping, crawling, twisting, bending, climbing equipment, working within confined spaces, working from heights and lifting 50 lbs. or more.

  • Ability to drive and operate various equipment such as front-end loaders, skid steers, forklifts, bobcat, etc.

  • Good mathematic skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and percentage calculations) and comprehension and reasoning skills.

  • Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions and tolerate extreme heat and cold temperatures in an industrial environment.

  • Must be able to work rotating swing shift including 12 hour shifts.

  • Read, write and speak English fluently.

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

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