Lehigh Hanson Crushing Plant Operator in Oriskany Falls, New York

AutoReqId: 6654BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Oriskany Falls-NY

Job Posting:

T he 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.

If you like to operate large machinery and work on moving parts we have the perfect job for you! Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Crushing Plant Operator . This position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the secondary and tertiary aggregate crushing and screening plant to produce finished aggregate products. Additionally, the Crushing Plant Operator performs routine maintenance and moves stock when needed.

This position will reside in Oriskany Falls, NY.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you'll get to do:

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

  • Operate the automated secondary and tertiary crushing and screening plant

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

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

  • Maintain communications with all other plant employees

  • Changing of screens when required.

  • Perform routine maintenance on conveyor belts including splicing, replacing idlers, pulleys, drive belts, and bearings

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

  • Cleaning and lubrication of equipment as required.

  • Assist others when heavy or awkward duties are required.

  • Shut down plant at end of shift

  • Operate off highway haul truck to move stock

  • Operate skid steer

  • Other job duties as assigned

Who we are looking for:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Prefer 2 years prior experience in the aggregate industry

  • Experience in aggregate plant operation and maintenance a plus

  • Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment

  • Equipment operation skills a plus

  • Frequently lift 20 pounds; occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.

  • MSHA Part 48 training a plus

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