Lehigh Hanson Haul Truck Driver in Somerset, Kentucky

AutoReqId: 5993BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Somerset-KY

Job Posting:

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


  • Safety
  1. Perform a daily walk-around equipment inspection and fill out inspection form pre- and post-shift

  2. Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and company regulations

  3. Report unsafe conditions

  4. Report accidents or incidents immediately

  • Operations
  1. Operate the haul truck to transport rock products from plant to stockpile as directed

  2. Utilize equipment in a manner to maximize productivity and minimize wear and down time

  3. Operate an 8000 gallon Water Truck to maintain dust control

  4. Work in all areas of the plant as needed

  5. Report mechanical or maintenance issues with equipment

  6. Drive and promote a culture of safety and promote a safe work environment


  • 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