Lehigh Hanson HMA Groundperson in Oaks Corners, New York

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Line Of Business: HMA (Hot Mix Asphalt)

Department: Production

Primary Location: Oaks Corners-NY

Job Posting:

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 related 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.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Ground Person . Reporting to the Plant Foreman, this position will be responsible for maintaining the plant areas, assisting where necessary in the production process, and assisting with maintenance tasks. Future responsibilities would include learning the operation of all on-site equipment, lubing and maintaining fixed plant equipment, learning heavy maintenance of all plant equipment.

This position will reside in Oaks Corner, NY .

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • 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.

WHAT YOU WILL GET TO DO:

  • Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • 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

BENEFITS & COMPENSATION:

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