Lehigh Hanson Haul Unit Operator in Torrance, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 6580BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Torrance-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 Haul Unit Operator. This position requires a safe and proficient operation of a rigid frame haul truck in an underground environment in tight conditions.

This position will reside in Torrance, PA .

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you'll get to do:

  • Work safely and follow all Federal and State laws and regulations as well as company and site specific policies.

  • Conduct and document pre-operational safety inspections on assigned equipment

  • Report unsafe conditions, accidents, or incidents immediately

  • Communicate repair and safety issues on assigned equipment to supervisor and/or mechanic

  • Operate the haul truck to transport shot rock from mine face to the plant or finished products from the plant to the stockpile as directed

  • Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time

  • Other job duties as assigned.

Who we are looking for:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Prefer 5 years prior heavy equipment experience

  • Experience in production loading in an open pit or underground mine

  • Frequently lift 25 pounds; occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Available to work weekends and overtime as business demands dictate

  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work

  • Willing to work in an underground environment

  • MSHA Part 48 training 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.

No search firms please.

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled