Lehigh Hanson Excavator Operator in Jefferson, South Carolina
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Jefferson-SC
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
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