Lehigh Hanson Equipment Operator for Off Road Heavy Equipment in Demorest, Georgia

AutoReqId: 6177BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Demorest-GA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Equipment Operator .

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, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, the global market leader in aggregates with leading positions in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. Following the acquisition of Italcementi, the company employs some 63,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in around 60 countries.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Operate the following equipment:

  • Haul Trucks

  • Loaders

  • Water Truck

  • Crusher

  • Bulldozers

  • Grader

  • Excavator

  • Fork Lift

  • Skid Steer

  • Back Hoe

  • Pick-Up Truck

  • Two-way radio

  • Scheduled overtime as required, including weekends

  • Other job duties requested by supervision including housekeeping in all areas of the Quarry

  • Traveling throughout the state of Georgia is required for this position.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school education or equivalent.

  • Ability to safely operate all equipment listed above to manufacture and Lehigh Hanson standards.

  • Ability to utilize hand tools necessary for performing quality testing, clean-up, belt skirting changes, belt scraper adjustments and screen changes.

  • Demonstrate and convey knowledge in general mechanics and operating heavy equipment.

  • Communicate clearly and precisely with supervision and co-workers both orally and in writing.

  • Subject to other duties and responsibilities in the Quarry or Cement Plant.

EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS

  • Hand tools

  • Shovels

  • Jack Hammers

  • Fast lab and Hand held XRF

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

  • Follow all safety requirements

  • Ability to speak clearly on radio

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES AND WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Full range of motion to include walking, climbing, lifting and stooping

  • Ability to walk on uneven ground

  • Depth perception and normal/corrected vision

  • Work outside in a hot dusty environment

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled