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Lehigh Hanson Ready Mix Driver in Ottawa, Ontario

AutoReqId: 11187BR

Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Ottawa-ON

Job Posting:

Company Operating Name: LeHigh Hanson

Company Legal Name: Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited

Company Business Address: 12640 Inland Way, Edmonton, AB, T5V 1K2

Location of Work: Position to be based at either of the following plants: 2755 Sheffield Road, Ottawa, ON, K1B 3V8 or 1535 Ashton Station Rd, Ashton, ON, K7C 0C4

Job Title: Ready Mix Driver

Terms of Employment: Full-time; Permanent; 40 hours per week; Overtime may be required; Must be available to work Monday-Saturday and occasionally on Sunday; Must be able to drive a maximum of 11 hour per day and work up to 14 hours per day; ALL TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT AS PER COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT

Language: English or French

Compensation: $24.94 per hour. Benefits, pension plan, and allowances provided; ALL COMPENSATION AS PER COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT;

Duties and Responsibilities:

Want to be on solid ground in your career? Be a Ready Mix Driver at Hanson Ready Mix! You can’t get anything more concrete than that! As a Ready Mix Driver you will deliver concrete to job sites following safety and operational guidelines; check concrete for quality and size according to ticket; and maintain courteous customer relations.

  • Deliver Ready Mix Concrete to the customer in a timely manner

  • Maintain vehicle in a clean, organized, and safe fashion

  • Perform minor roadside repairs

  • Visually inspect mix, slump and verify load sized

  • Provide superior customer service and onsite personnel

  • Work closely with dispatch to ensure quickest and safest routes to jobs

  • Assemble concrete chutes and operate chute controls during the pour

  • Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and Company regulations including but not limited to: wearing property safety gear and attending safety meetings, perform pre-trip inspections, complete vehicle inspection reports, and report unsafe conditions and accidents

Job Requirements:

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required

  • Previous road experience in urban and rural environments operating multi-speed manual transmission of a commercial vehicle is required

  • Valid Commercial Driver's License Class AZ, DZ, 1 or 3

  • Proficient reading, writing, and math skills

  • Good driving record

  • Concrete knowledge and experience preferred

  • Mechanical background or skills preferred

  • Solid attendance and punctuality history

  • Ability to climb ladders

  • Ability to lift and assemble concrete chutes weighing 60 lbs.

  • Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

Please note that the safety of our drivers and of the public is our top priority. Our Ready Mix Drivers are expected to be able to safely operate commercial ready mix concrete vehicles in both urban and rural environments. Candidates for this position are required to pass a practical skills examination with a LeHigh Hanson Driver Trainer before being offered employment.

Two weeks of on-the-job training will be provided only with respect to the operation of a ready mix concrete vehicle (e.g. training on pouring and mixing concrete, center of gravity changes due to the drum, etc.). Full training on the operation of a commercial vehicle will not be provided. As such, previous road experience in urban and rural environments operating a multi-speed manual transmission of a commercial vehicle is a requirement of the position.

Lehigh Hanson welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations may be available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

To apply for this opportunity, please forward your resume to Richard Pik at richard.pik@lehighhanson.com . We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employer Statement: Lehigh Hanson welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations may be available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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