Lehigh Hanson Plant Helper in Springfield Pike, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 6393BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Springfield Pike-PA

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 Heidelberg Cement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Plant Helper . Reporting to the Plant Foreman, this position will be responsible for maintaining the plant areas, assisting where necessary in the production process, and assisting with maintenance tasks. Future responsibilities would include learning the operation of all on-site equipment, lubing and maintaining fixed plant equipment, learning heavy maintenance of all plant equipment.

This position will reside in Connellsville, PA .

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What we are looking for:

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.

  • Responsible for housekeeping and general clean up. This includes heavy lifting and shoveling to maintain the plant area as well as greasing, belt splicing, changing head and tail pulleys, welding, fabrication work, general plant maintenance, operating equipment when necessary to assist production.

  • Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incidents immediately

  • Will perform heavy maintenance when required.

  • This position will work first shift.

  • Available to work overtime and weekends as business demands dictate

What you will get to do:

  • Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • 1-2 years of general labor and maintenance experience required

  • Prior experience working in a construction/mining environment highly desired

  • Heavy lifting required

  • Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment

  • Equipment operation skills a plus

  • MSHA Part 48 Certification a plus

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