Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Loader Operator for CCDD in Thornton, Illinois

AutoReqId: 15320BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Thornton-IL

Pay Class: Hourly

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Yard Loader Operator

WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING

We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have 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.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. 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.

We’re a tight-knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” with our culture. We invite you to add to it.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

  • 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.

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

This position will reside in Thornton, IL

HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Prefer 2 years prior heavy equipment experience

  • Excellent customer service skills are necessary

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience

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

  • MSHA training is a plus

BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!

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.

Negotiated Union rates.

No search firms, please.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.

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