Lehigh Hanson Batch Plant Operator-FOSTER ROAD, PORTLAND, OR in Portland, Oregon

AutoReqId: 5090BR

Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Department: Production

Primary Location: Portland-OR

Job Posting:

Under the direction of the Plant Supervisor, the Concrete Batch Plant Operator and is responsible for Batch Plant operation and Batch Plant maintenance in the production and mixture of various concrete combinations for customer delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform all job duties in accordance with OSHA, WSHA, DOLSH and company policies.

  • Wear PPE at all times.

  • Batch concrete in specification using computerized equipment that produces accurately calibrated and consistent mix quality.

  • Monitors processing equipment

  • Ensures safe and efficient operation of production processes

  • Records operational or production data

  • Examines materials, ingredients, or products visually or by hand to ensure conformance to established standards

  • Keeping accurate inventory of cement, fly ash, admixtures, aggregates, etc.

  • Report any deviations from the norm that might impact production, quality or processing efficiencies.

  • Performing regular maintenance and cleaning on the Batch Plant

  • Charging plant with aggregates

  • Lock block production

  • Meeting production schedules

  • Housekeeping of yard

  • Addressing environmental issues

Skills and Qualifications

  • Mechanical knowledge a must

  • Ability to operate a front end loader

  • Knowledge of Command batch system

  • Working knowledge of concrete and admixtures

  • Must be able to effectively communicate and safely follow directions

  • Ability to work at heights

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Must be able to work without direct supervision

  • CDL preferred but not required

  • The successful candidate will have a proven safety record as well as a history of being a team player.

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