Lehigh Hanson Summer College Temporary Laborer in Mason City, Iowa

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Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Operations

Primary Location: Mason City-IA

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is seeking Summer College Temporary laborers

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 HeidelbergCement 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.

The Summer College Temporary position is a critical role that supports plant needs by maintaining a productive and safe work environment. This position is a great opportunity to gain real world experience and get exposure to the cement manufacturing process.

This position will reside in Mason City, IA. Deadline to apply is May 4, 2018.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Follow all plant safety policies and procedures, including wearing required personal protective equipment.

  • Physically inspect plant properties, where climbing steps, ladders, working in close areas, working in elevated areas, working in adverse weather conditions, etc. and physical exertion is a primary responsibility.

  • Use tools/equipment including but not limited to: shovel, broom, jackhammer and possibly sweeper, forklift, bobcat, vacuum truck.

  • Observe operation of equipment to ensure continuity of flow, safety, and efficient operation, and to detect malfunctions.

  • Detects malfunctions in equipment operations by observing and listening to equipment operations and notifies supervisor of any problems.

  • Assist with unloading semi-trucks delivering seed.

  • Grounds keeping, painting and various duties.

  • Summer workers will adhere to all plant policies.

Who we are looking for:

  • Students enrolled in fall 2018 classes.

  • Previous work experience in a heavy industrial, construction, farming and/or manufacturing environment

  • Ability to work hands-on and not be afraid of dirty hard work

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong problem solving skills

  • Ability to operate mobile equipment.

  • Mechanical and/or electrical skills are preferred.

  • Student must satisfactorily pass Lehigh’s standard pre-employment drug screen, physical and respirator test fitting and background screening.

Benefits & Compensation:

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a competitive compensation package with this temporary position.

No search firms please.

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