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Lehigh Hanson Loader Operator in Vancouver, British Columbia

AutoReqId: 13578BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Vancouver-BC

Pay Class: Hourly

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson Materials is currently looking for a responsible, safe, and dependable Loader Operator to join our local team. As a Loader Operator you will support plant needs by ensuring a safe and productive work environment. In this position, you will have the opportunity to use different skills every day as you learn the aggregate industry and fill in for vacancies in various areas of our plant.

Who We Are:

Lehigh Hanson Materials is part of the Lehigh Hanson group of companies. 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, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

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. At Lehigh Hanson, we believe our employees play a key role in the company’s success and future growth.

We offer:

  • Secure, long-term employment

  • Competitive wage and benefits package

  • Training and development

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • OT available

What You Will Get to Do:

  • Operate mobile equipment on plant property

  • Maintain cleanliness of plant work areas

  • Assist with loader tasks including lubrication, maintenance, repairs

  • Transport materials to and from storage and shop areas

  • Offload barges into trucks/conveyors for stockpiling

  • Load customer vehicles for sales

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures; assist with physical inspections of plant property/departments.

Who We Are Looking For:

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Formal training and/or red seal certification and proven proficiency required

  • Previous experience in barge offloading is an asset

  • Experience operating open wheel loaders

  • Desire to work cooperatively as part of a productive team

  • Ability to work safely, and independently without constant supervision

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Capable of learning through on the job training

  • Able to work inside and outside in year-round weather conditions

  • In good physical condition, able to lift and carry up to 75 lbs., sit and stand for extended periods of time, kneel, climb ladders, and walk on varied terrain

  • Ability to work different extended hours, holidays and/or overtime required

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