Lehigh Hanson Haul Unit Operator in Newport, New Jersey

AutoReqId: 4990BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Production

Primary Location: Newport -NJ

Job Posting:

The Company and the Role:

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, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

We are seeking a qualified Haul Unit Operator who can safely operate equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and downtime.

This position will reside in Newport, NJ and may be called Operator I.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you’ll get to do:

  • Safety
  1. Perform a daily walk-around equipment inspection and fill out inspection form pre- and post-shift

  2. Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and company regulations

  3. Report unsafe conditions

  4. Report accidents or incidents immediately

  • Operations
  1. Operate the haul truck to transport rock products from plant to stockpile as directed

  2. Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time

  3. Operate a Water Truck to maintain dust control

  4. Work in all areas of the plant as needed

  5. Report mechanical or maintenance issues with equipment

Who we are looking for:

  • Prefer 2 Years prior haul truck experience

  • Prefer high school diploma or general education (GED)

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience

  • Must be able to carry 50 pounds

  • MSHA-trained a plus

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.

No search firms please.

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