Lehigh Hanson Laborer in Romeoville, Illinois

AutoReqId: 6821BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Romeoville-IL

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified laborer at Romeoville, IL.

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.

The Laborer position is a critical role that supports plant needs by maintaining a productive and safe work environment. The Laborer is our entry-level position that can have the opportunity to fill vacancies in various areas of our plant. The positions reports to the Plant Manager, this position is primarily responsible for operating quarry equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

WHAT YOU WILL GET TO DO

  • Operates forklift to load and unload trucks following safe operating procedures.

  • Handles materials in and transports materials to and from storage and shop areas.

  • Willingness and ability to work in a dusty and outdoor environment throughout the year.

  • Commitment to safety policy regarding unsafe working behavior.

  • Mandatory usage of Personal Protective Equipment as provided by management.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned by Supervisor or Plant Manager.

  • Maintains cleanliness of work area.

  • Promote a safety culture in the workplace.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Previous experience in an open pit mine a plus

  • Must be able to carry 50 pounds

  • MSHA-trained a plus

  • Complies with all federal, state and local guidelines

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled