Groundsperson
Lehigh Hanson
 Hughson, CA

Job Description

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Groundsperson for its Merced Aggregate and Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) operations.

Reporting to the Area Manager and Working Foreman, the Groundsperson will be responsible for maintaining the plant areas, assisting where necessary in the production process, performing heavy maintenance task at the Merced AGG/HMA operations. Lubing and maintaining mobile equipment, learning heavy maintenance of all plant equipment. Future responsibilities would include learning how to operate the HMA /AGG plants.

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.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Responsible for housekeeping and general clean up at the Merced AGG/HMA Plant. This includes lifting and shoveling to maintain the plant area as well as greasing, belt splicing, changing head and tail pulleys, welding, fabrication work general plant maintenance, operating equipment when necessary to assist production.
  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures. Report unsafe conditions and report accidents or incident immediately.
  • Will perform heavy maintenance when required.
  • This position will work the various shifts as needed. Overtime and working on Saturday will be required.
REQUIREMENTS
  • Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • 1-2 years of general labor and maintenance experience required
  • Prior experience working in a construction environment highly desired
  • Lifting required
  • Highly dependable, ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Equipment operation skills a must

Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Line of Business

Aggregates

Department

Operations

Employer Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

State/Province

California