Lehigh Hanson Groundperson in Sanger, California

AutoReqId: 4871BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Sanger-CA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Groundperson .

Reporting to the Site Supervisor in our Sanger location, this position will be responsible for maintaining the plant areas, assisting where necessary in the production process, and performing heavy maintenance tasks. Future responsibilities would include learning the operation of all on-site equipment, lubing and maintaining mobile equipment, learning heavy maintenance of all plant equipment.

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

  • Responsible for housekeeping and general clean up. This includes heavy lifting and shoveling to maintain the plant area as well as greasing, belt splicing, changing head and tail pulleys, welding, fabrication work, general plant maintenance, operating equipment when necessary to assist production.

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

  • Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incident immediately.

  • Will perform heavy maintenance when required.

  • This position will work the various shifts as needed. Must be able to work overtime and Saturday/Sunday if needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • 1-2 years of general labor and maintenance experience required

  • Prior experience working in a construction environment highly desired

  • Heavy lifting required

  • Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment

  • Equipment operation skills a plus

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