Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Yard Loader Operator in Eighty Four, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 14986BR

Line Of Business: HMA (Hot Mix Asphalt)

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Eighty Four-PA

Pay Class: Hourly

Job Posting:

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Floater Yard Loader Operator role is based in Eighty Four, PA and reports directly to the Plant Manager. This position will require working various shifts at surrounding Lehigh Hanson locations depending on scheduled work.

WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

Are you looking for a long term position with a stable company? Do you enjoy working with your hands and with large equipment? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Floater Yard Loader Operator . This position will be responsible for efficient control of the raw materials and replenishment process as well as assisting with daily plant operations and maintenance.

  • 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 loader and performing minor repairs on equipment

  • Other job duties as assigned.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Prefer high school diploma or general education (GED)

  • Prefer two years of heavy equipment experience

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience is a plus

  • MSHA training a plus

  • 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 offer :

  • Secure, long-term employment

  • Competitive wage and benefits package

  • Training and development

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • OT available

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

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