Lehigh Hanson Haul Truck Driver in Somerset, Kentucky
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Somerset-KY
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Haul Unit Operator at our Laurel Quarry in Somerset, KY.
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 a daily walk-around equipment inspection and fill out inspection form pre- and post-shift
Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and company regulations
Report unsafe conditions
Report accidents or incidents immediately
Operate the haul truck to transport rock products from plant to stockpile as directed
Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time
Operate an 8000 gallon Water Truck to maintain dust control
Work in all areas of the plant as needed
Report mechanical or maintenance issues with equipment
Drive and promote a culture of safety and promote a safe work environment
SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS
Prefer 2 Years prior haul truck experience
Prefer high school diploma or general education (GED)
Open pit mining operations and aggregate products experience
Must be able to carry 50 pounds MSHA-trained a plus
Complies with all federal, local and state 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.
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled