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 Heidelberg Cement 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 Plant Maintenance Mechanic. This position will be responsible for performing preventative and emergency maintenance of Hanson Aggregates plant. This position also operates front end loader to load customer trucks and feed the production plant on as needed basis. Position also will be trained as a backup plant operator and will run the plant on an as needed basis. The employee will perform all work in a manner that complies with the safety policy and practices.
This position will reside in Jordanville, 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.
Repair and maintain Production Plant Equipment and mechanical equipment, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, such as, motors, pneumatic systems, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, welder, torches and precision measuring and testing instruments.
Observe mechanical devices in operation and listen to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
Lubricate machinery, change parts, or perform other routine machinery maintenance
Reassemble production plant components after the completion of repair or maintenance work
Start machines and observe mechanical operation to determine efficiency and to detect problems
Inspect or test damaged plant parts, and mark defective areas or advise supervisors of repair needs
Lubricate or apply adhesives or other materials to machines, plant parts, or other equipment, according to specified procedures
Install, replace, or change plant parts and attachments, according to production specifications
Operate Front End Loader and fill in as Loader Operator at multiple locations as needed
Train to operate the production plant and fill in as back up Plant Operator as needed
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Applicant must have a High School diploma or GED
2-4 years of heavy equipment maintenance experience required
Aggregate experience highly preferred
Stick welding and cutting torch experience
MSHA training a plus
Ability to operate heavy equipment such as a loader or other plant equipment
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.
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