Lehigh Hanson Equipment Operator - Loader and Dozer in Santee, California

AutoReqId: 7192BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Santee-CA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Equipment Operator at our Santee location. This position will operate a front end loader and a dozer.

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.

This position will work the 2nd shift starting at 1pm and will be paid a shift differential.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Responsibilities

  1. Safety
  • Operate a heavy equipment in a safe and efficient manner

  • Work in all areas of the plant as needed

  • Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and company regulations

  • Report unsafe conditions

  • Report accidents or incidents immediately

  1. Operations
  • Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time

  • Perform a daily walk-around inspection and fill out inspection form

  • Recognize contaminated material and report unusual conditions to supervisor

  • Load a variety of materials to meet legal load limits

  • Will perform ground cleanup and work with maintenance group as needed

  1. Will work the second shift and will work Monday-Saturday

Skills and Qualifications

  • Must have high school diploma or general education (GED)

  • Prefer three to five years of equipment operating experience with two years of dozer experience required

  • Experience with cutting slopes preferred

  • Must have prior experience working in a mining or construction environment

  • Must be able to carry 50 pounds

  • Mechanic knowledge preferred.

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