Lehigh Hanson Maintenace Mechanic in Upton, Kentucky
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Upton-KY
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt, and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight-knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Do you pride yourself on the ability to fix anything? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to assist with the maintenance operations at this site. You will have the opportunity to tackle new challenges each and every day to keep the plant running smoothly and efficiently.
Assist with preventative, predictive and corrective equipment maintenance; reviews operation of plant equipment and systems to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipate problems and to identify opportunities for improvement
Inspect equipment for safe and proper operation and perform preventative maintenance per manufacturer’s specifications
Diagnose, install and perform repair and maintenance on crushers, changing jaw dies, bearings, bushings, crusher mantles, and other equipment as needed
Install and replace bearings, speed reducers, shafts, pulleys, idlers, motors, couplings, etc.
Repair conveyor belts, feeders, and hydraulic systems
Coordinator and plan work with outside contractors on special projects focusing on cost-effectiveness
Operate individually and within a team environment
Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures; perform daily equipment inspections, as well as identify and assist in correcting unsafe conditions
This position will be based in Upton, Kentucky.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Minimum of 2 years of hands-on maintenance experience (or formal technical training), troubleshooting and repair
Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics
Available to work flexible hours, days as well as an excess of 40 hrs. per week as needed
Knowledge of mechanical moving parts (chains, bearings, and rollers)
Weld and torch, certification a plus
Ability to use a variety of hand tools, power tools, shop machines, hoists, etc.
Ability to read and fabricate from drawings
Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in the same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment
MSHA Part 48 Training a plus
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
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.
No search firms, please.
Lehigh Hanson is a Drug-Free Workplace.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled