Lehigh Hanson Production Associate in Sparta, New Jersey
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Sparta-NJ
Pay Class: Salaried Non-Exempt
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. 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.
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to grow their career with an industry leader in the cement industry. The cement plant in Sparta, NJ is looking for someone who is hardworking and dedicated to join the team. This position will be responsible for material handling and related operator tasks in the production of packaged cement. Primary responsibilities include.
Operate packing and palletizing equipment
Check and replenish feeders and other admixtures
Manipulate variable hand and foot controls to guide forklift through various movements as necessary to govern the movement of the forklift. Loads and unloads trucks following safe operating procedures.
Handle incoming materials and transport to and from storage and shop areas.
Willingness and ability to work overtime, including weekends and holidays based on business demands.
Willingness and ability to work in an industrial manufacturing and outdoor environment throughout the year.
Commitment to quality a must.
Prepare sample and promotional kits for customers and sales force.
Perform additional duties as assigned.
Maintain cleanliness of forklift and work area.
Must complete all assigned work in compliance with all federal, state and local regulatory requirements.
Must be willing to work safely at all times utilizing mandatory personal protective equipment provided by the company.
HERE'S WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
Ability to read and write English
Basic math calculations may be required
Previous forklift experience, certification a plus
Willing and capable of working extended hours and weekends if needed
Capable of lifting up to 100 pounds on a regular basis
Demonstrated commitment and ability to follow safe working practices in a team environment.
This position will be based in Sparta, NJ
External Candidates must have the ability to work in the US without sponsorship.
Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled