Lehigh Hanson Lowboy Truck Driver in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Line Of Business: Paving
Primary Location: Stroudsburg-PA
PAY RANGE $24-$30/hr.
**dependent on experience
LEHIGH HANSON is seeking a Lowboy Operator for our PA Construction Group working out of our Stroudsburg, PA facility.
Lehigh Hanson has 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.
Do you get a rush out of operating heavy equipment ? The position of Lowboy Operator is responsible for securing and transporting heavy equipment to job sites throughout NE PA.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Daily Pre-Operational Service & Safety Checklist for Mobile Equipment
Operate a tractor and lowboy trailer to haul equipment to jobsites. Must be able to operate all types of equipment for loading and unloading. Must know proper tie-down laws to secure equipment to trailer.
May use other equipment or perform other duties, dependent on abilities, when not driving lowbed (tri-axle dump truck for deliveries, water truck, service truck, sweeper, etc.).
Minor shop work as needed (brake adjustments, cleaning equipment, general repairs).
Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures; assist with physical inspections of plant property/departments.
ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Prefer high school diploma or general education (GED)
5-6 years of operating equipment requiring a CDL license required
Maintain a valid commercial driver’s license, Class A, medical card, and haz-mat and tanker endorsement preferred
Must be able to read maps, follow directions, and follow instructions of foreman
Must be safety conscious since the position often requires working alone.
Must be dependable as paving production depends on equipment deliveries and moves are often made in early morning or after working hours.
Ability to work different extended hours, and/or overtime
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 50 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment.
We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, se 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.
No search firms please.
Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled