Lehigh Hanson Laborers in Tehachapi, California

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Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Tehachapi-CA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking qualified Laborers at our cement plant in Tehachapi, CA.

The Laborer will perform general labor activities for entire plant, including clean-up, transporting bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, and loading and unloading trucks and/or railcars.

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:

Perform, under close supervision, a variety of required general labor work and clean-up in and around the plant. Perform work safely at all times. Secondary Function: On an as needed basis, provide relief work, when properly trained, for employees in other classifications.

  1. Perform plant cleaning, shovel work, wheel barrel work, scaling, jackhammer work.

  2. Unload coal, bricks or any other incoming materials which require considerable handling.

  3. Pick up scrap and debris from plant grounds/facilities.

  4. Dig ditches and perform excavation.

  5. Mix and handle concrete and refractory.

  6. Work at high elevations with authorized safety equipment.

  7. Provide required manual labor in relining kiln, such as hauling, hoisting or passing bricks.

  8. Provide support work for Plant Mechanical Maintenance Person which includes heavy manual and machine assisted lifting.

  9. Assist departmental control room operators.

  10. Sweep floors and perform other cleanup work as required.

  11. Load cement or other material to be shipped from the plant.

  12. Perform duties using a variety of mobile and/or stationary equipment and hand tools such as bobcat, forklift, manlift, hand truck, shovel, pick, bar, jackhammer/chipping hammer, etc.

  13. Perform equipment inspections, complete checklists, and submit documents to assigned supervisor.

  14. Observe, understand and apply all administration and safety precautions, rules and procedures throughout the plant and on a variety of mobile equipment.

  15. Maintain work area in a clean, organized and safe manner.

  16. Perform other duties as assigned.

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

  2. Preferred prior manual labor work experience in heavy manufacturing or mining environment.

  3. Must have reading, writing, math, and problem solving skills.

  4. Ability to lift, carry and move 75+ lbs.

BENEFITS & COMPENSATION:

At Lehigh Hanson, we believe our employees play a key role in the company’s success and future growth. Lehigh Hanson’s comprehensive package of compensation and benefit programs reflect this belief. We strive to develop competitive pay programs that will attract, motivate, retain and reward employees.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

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