Lehigh Hanson Pit Loader operator in Torrance, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 6684BR

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 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.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Yard Loader Operator responsible for efficient control of the raw materials and replenishment process.

This position will reside in Torrance, PA.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you will get to do

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

  • Conduct a complete pre- and post-shift safety inspection daily.

  • Responsible for knowing aggregate products.

  • Able to estimate weight when loading trucks either visually or grade, maintain stockpiles.

  • Load customer trucks in a safe and accurate manner.

  • Communicate with customer truck drivers to ensure quality service.

  • Communicate repair and safety issues to supervisor and/or mechanic.

  • Responsible for lubrication of truck and performing minor repairs on equipment

  • Other job duties as assigned.

What we are looking for

  • Prefer 2 years prior heavy equipment experience

  • Excellent customer service skills necessary

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience

  • Frequently lift 10 pounds; occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

  • MSHA 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.

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