Lehigh Hanson Plant Operator - Little River, AR in Little River, Arkansas

AutoReqId: 6376BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Little River-AR

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Plant Operator at the Little River, AR plant.

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

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES and TASKS:

  • Close all bins and assure all conveyors are running properly.

  • Sounds start up alarm to notify all personnel to stay clear of machinery.

  • Start all plant conveying equipment using push button controls.

  • Visually observe and monitor gauges and of all equipment while in operation to maintain proper flow of material on belts and screens.

  • Stop equipment immediately when any blockages occur and obtain assistance when required.

  • Maintain communications with all other operators.

  • Assist in changing of screens when required.

  • Shut down specific machinery as required or shut down entire plant machinery in the event of an emergency.

  • Assist in cleaning and lubrication of equipment as required.

  • Assist other operators or maintenance personnel when heavy or awkward duties are required.

  • Shut down plant at end of day, empty bins, wash out classifier.

  • Other job duties as assigned.

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience

  • Frequently lift 10 pounds; occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.

  • MSHA training a plus

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled