Lehigh Hanson Yard Loader Operator in Ogdensburg, New York

AutoReqId: 5860BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Ogdensburg-NY

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.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Yard Loader Operator responsible for loading stone into customer trucks in a safe and efficient manner.

This position will reside in Ogdensburg, NY.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you’ll get to do:

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

  • 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.

  • Load customer trucks in a safe and accurate manner.

  • Communicate with customer truck drivers to ensure quality service.

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

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

  • Other job duties as assigned.

Who we are looking for:

  • Prefer 2 years prior heavy equipment experience

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Excellent customer service skills necessary

  • Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience

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

  • MSHA training 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.

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