Lehigh Hanson Equipment Operator - Santee, CA in San Diego, California

AutoReqId: 4585BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: San Diego-CA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Equipment Operator at our Santee location.

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

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES and TASKS

  • Operate a front end loader and dozer.

  • Conduct a complete pre- and post-shift safety inspection daily.

  • Responsible for knowing aggregate products.

  • Able to estimate weight when loading trucks either visually or grade, maintain stockpiles.

  • Communicate repair and safety issues to supervisor and/or mechanic.

  • Responsible for lubrication of loader and performing minor repairs on equipment

  • Other job duties as assigned

  • Will perform plant clean up, shoveling when necessary

  • Ability to work Saturdays as needed

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures

  • Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incident immediately

This position will work the 2nd shift with a start time of 1pm.

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years of prior heavy equipment experience required

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience preferred

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

  • MSHA training a plus

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