Lehigh Hanson Seasonal Loader Operator in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Saskatoon-SK
Seasonal Loader Operator
A Seasonal Loader Operator is required for the responsible and safe operation of various heavy equipment on site. Fueling, greasing and maintaining general operation of equipment is required. This role is responsible for communicating when maintenance of machine is needed. May be responsible for unloading trucks, equipment and materials on the job site. This role will drive and/or manipulate equipment to dig and move earth, sand, gravel or a combination of these materials. The loader may also operate similar earth-moving or construction equipment as part of the job. Must be able to effectively communicate and safely follow directions. Report any deviations from the norm that might impact production, quality or processing efficiencies.
This position is required to perform various tasks on and around our aggregate production facilities including general labouring such as site clean-up and maintenance. Reading and writing various production, safety procedures and reports are a requirement. The successful candidate will have a proven safety record as well as a history of being a team player. Must be able to work without direct supervision. Shift work and overtime will be required.
Who We Are:
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, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.
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. At Lehigh Hanson, we believe our employees play a key role in the company’s success and future growth.
Secure, long-term employment
Competitive wage and benefits package
Training and development
Opportunities for advancement
What You Will Get to Do:
Operate mobile equipment on plant property (loader, haul truck, water truck, etc.)
Maintain cleanliness of plant work areas
Assist with plant tasks including lubrication, maintenance, repairs
Transport materials to and from storage and shop areas
Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures; assist with physical inspections of plant property/departments.
Who We Are Looking For:
High school diploma or GED required
Formal training and/or red seal certification and proven proficiency required
Previous experience in an open pit mine is an asset
Experience using (or ability to learn) plant mobile equipment
Desire to work cooperatively as part of a productive team
Ability to work safely, and independently without constant supervision
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Capable of learning through on the job training
Able to work inside and outside in year-round weather conditions
In good physical condition, able to lift and carry up to 75 lbs., sit and stand for extended periods of time, kneel, climb ladders, and walk on varied terrain
Ability to work different extended hours, holidays and/or overtime required