Lehigh Hanson Excavator Operator in Jefferson, South Carolina

AutoReqId: 5031BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Jefferson-SC

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Excavator Operator . The Excavator Operator is responsible for loading haul trucks in pit area.

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

Responsibilities

  • Conduct a thorough safety inspection daily on equipment and fill out all required paperwork

  • Safe, effective utilization of equipment to load haul trucks and clear overburden ahead of mining operation

  • Assist in moving pit pumps

  • Daily preventive maintenance and lubrication of equipment

  • Monitor unusual vibrations, noise or wear patterns and inform supervisor

  • Other job duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum of four years’ experience operating similar equipment

  • Ability to work overtime as needed

  • Ability to operate equipment for long periods of time

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

  • Have some mechanical knowledge

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