Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Thornton-IL
Pay Class: Hourly
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.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Do you pride yourself on the ability to fix anything? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a second shift Maintenance Mechanic to take charge of the maintenance operations at this site. You will have the opportunity to tackle new challenges every day to keep the plant running smoothly and efficiently.
This position is located in Thornton, IL.
WHAT YOU WILL GET TO DO:
Perform repair and maintenance involving disassembly, overhaul, assembly, and adjustments of crushing and screening or mobile equipment components.
Maintain proper tool/parts inventory for specified jobs.
Complete maintenance projects promptly to ensure production goals.
Maintain up-to-date written or data input spreadsheets on all equipment repairs.
Ensure that all equipment repairs are performed accurately to the manufacturer's standards.
Performs other miscellaneous mechanical and maintenance duties as assigned.
Drive and promote a culture of safety and promote a safe work environment.
Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Prefer 2 years prior maintenance experience
Some welding experience desired
Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience
Frequently lift 25 pounds; occasionally lift to 70 pounds.
MSHA training is a plus
Complies with all federal, state, and local guidelines 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 in the 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
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
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.
Must be eligible to work in the USA without sponsorship now or in the future.
No search firms, please.
Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled