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Lehigh Hanson HMA Groundperson in Oaks Corners, New York

AutoReqId: 10406BR

Line Of Business: HMA (Hot Mix Asphalt)

Department: Production

Primary Location: Oaks Corners-NY

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

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a ( Blacktop) HMA Ground Person who takes a detailed and organized approach to preventative and autonomous maintenance tasks.

Below is a summary of the key responsibilities for this position:

  • Assist with repair of breakdown jobs as required to keep equipment running and minimize downtime

  • Provide technical assistance to maintenance and Hot-mix staff for problem resolution

  • Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures including implementation of corporate guidelines, conducting training, and monitoring compliance

  • Proactively managing health & safety of employees to continuously improve the company's health & safety performance

  • Responsible for housekeeping and general clean up. This includes heavy lifting and shoveling to maintain the plant area as well as greasing, belt splicing, changing head and tail pulleys, welding, fabrication work, general plant maintenance, operating equipment when necessary to assist production.

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

  • Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incident immediately.

  • Will perform heavy maintenance when required.

This position will be based at our Oaks Corners, NY Asphalt plant.

HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • 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 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

  • 1-2 years of general labor and maintenance experience required

  • Prior experience working in a construction environment highly desired

  • This position will work the various shifts as needed. Overtime and working on Saturday and Sunday will be required.

  • Heavy lifting required

  • Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment

  • Equipment operation skills a plus

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

At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health. We offer highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.

No search firms please.

Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace

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

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