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Lehigh Hanson Welder, Fabricator & Concrete Specialist in Lockport, Illinois

AutoReqId: 11188BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Lockport-IL

Job Posting:

WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING

We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt, and related construction materials.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.

We’re a tight-knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

Do you pride yourself in being a jack-of-all-trades? The Welder, Fabricator, and Concrete Specialist position is critical to support plant needs by ensuring a safe and productive work environment. This position requires ready mix concrete experience as well as welding certification. Primary duties include concrete work and performing the layout of work and all types of welding on stationary and mobile equipment. May also assist in maintenance work or other work as assigned.

  • Perform layout work

  • Forming, pouring, and finishing concrete

  • All types of welding

  • Work on large equipment and mobile equipment

  • Assist in maintenance work

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures

This position will be based in Lockport, IL with travel to the Chicagoland area, Southern Illinois, and Northwest Indiana sites.

HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • A high school diploma or GED required

  • Previous concrete experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of welding experience

  • Must pass welding certification

  • Able to use oxygen/acetylene torches

  • Horizontal and Vertical and Overhead welding

  • Air Arcing

  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds

  • Ability to work on large equipment

  • Ability to work in small spaces.

  • Ability to work different extended hours, holidays, and/or overtime required

  • 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 the 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

BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!

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.

Negotiated union rates.

Must be eligible to work in the USA without sponsorship now or in the future.

No search firms, please.

Lehigh Hanson is a Drug-Free Workplace.

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

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