Job Information

Lehigh Hanson HMA Plant Operator in Oriskany Falls, New York

AutoReqId: 14252BR

Line Of Business: HMA (Hot Mix Asphalt)

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Oriskany Falls-NY

Pay Class: Hourly

Job Posting:

*$2,000 SIGN ON BONUS*

Paid out in 3 installments

LEHIGH HANSON is seeking a HMA Batch Plant Operator for our Oriskany Falls facility located in Central New York.

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. 

Are you looking for a long term position with a stable company? Do you enjoy working with your hands and with automation systems? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Batch Plant Operator for its Hot Mix Asphalt operation . This position is responsible for meeting daily production schedules at our Hot Mix Asphalt plant. Additionally, incumbents may at times be required to operate plant equipment such as dump trucks and skid steers while also performing clerical work and other peripheral duties as required. The ability to work at multiple locations is a must for this position.

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

  • Meet daily production goals by understanding and performing all aspects of plant operations.

  • Perform general plant maintenance and repairs.

  • Conduct routine plant maintenance including greasing, checking oil levels, and shoveling under conveyors and spillage areas.

  • Operate equipment including skid loaders, plant truck.

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

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Ability to learn basic welding and torch operation.

  • Solid mechanical skills to perform general maintenance.

  • Ability to operate plant equipment.

  • General knowledge of hot mix asphalt business and operation.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Ability to work different shifts, holidays and/or overtime as required

  • MSHA Part 48 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 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment

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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Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

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