Lehigh Hanson Laborer in Logansport, Indiana
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Logansport-IN
The Company and the Role:
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.
Do you want to build your career from the ground up? What better place to start, than our Laborer position! The Laborer is our entry level position that is critical to support plant needs by ensuring a safe and productive work environment. In this position, you will also have the opportunity learn and to fill vacancies in various areas of our plant including; Alternative Fuels, Quarry, Shipping & Receiving, Lab, Maintenance, and Production.
This position will reside in Logansport, IN
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
What you’ll get to do:
Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures.
Physically inspect plant properties, where climbing steps, ladders, working in close areas, working in elevated areas, working in adverse weather conditions, etc. and physical exertion is a primary responsibility.
Use tools/equipment including but not limited to: shovel, broom, jackhammer, sweeper, forklift, bobcat, vacuum truck.
Observe operation of equipment to ensure continuity of flow, safety, and efficient operation, and to detect malfunctions.
Detects malfunctions in equipment operations by observing and listening to equipment operations and notifies supervisor of any problems.
Lift 94 pound bags of cement in package warehouse and places on skids for shipping to customers.
Shift work based on assignment and ability to work weekends and holidays required.
Train in multiple areas of the plant and act as vacancy relief.
Who we are looking for:
High School Diploma is required, post high school education is preferred.
Previous work experience in a heavy industrial and/or manufacturing environment
Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong problem solving skills
Ability to operate mobile equipment.
Mechanical and/or electrical skills are preferred.
Benefits & Compensation:
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.
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EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled