Lehigh Hanson Mechanic in Sheffield, Ontario

AutoReqId: 7087BR

Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Sheffield-ON

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 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.

Do you pride yourself in the ability to fix anything? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Ready Mix Mechanic who will be responsible for repairing and maintaining concrete mixer and material delivery trucks, along with other vehicles and equipment related to industry.

This position will reside in Sheffield, ON

What you get to do:

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures; perform daily equipment inspections, as well as identify and assist in correcting unsafe conditions

  • Repairs and maintenance functions consist of the following:

  • Perform diesel and gasoline engine repairs

  • Diagnose and perform power train component repairs

  • Troubleshoot and perform hydraulic system repairs

  • Complete knowledge of truck air brake systems with the ability to diagnose and repair problems.

  • Repair suspension and steering system

  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems

  • Perform specialized component repair such as hydraulic and mechanical drives.

  • Make minor repairs including welding and cutting

  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations and safety orders, including safety precautions on raised truck beds, brakes, mixer lockouts, etc.

  • Maintain good housekeeping with the ability to keep company records and complete work orders on equipment.

  • Perform other duties and assignments as required

What we are looking for:

  • Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED) must have a minimum of one year of experience repairing ready mix equipment or vocational training

  • Valid Commercial driver license (Class A or B) with tanker and doubles/triples endorsements preferred

  • Capable of lifting up to 100 lbs.

  • Prior construction experience preferred

  • Excellent written, oral, comprehension and communication skills

  • Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment

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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Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace

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.