Lehigh Hanson Summer College Temporary Laborer in Logansport, Indiana

AutoReqId: 6396BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Production

Primary Location: Logansport-IN

Job Posting:

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 Logansport, Indiana.

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, 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.

  • Lift 94 lbs bags of cement in package warehouse and places on skids for shipping to customers. Must be able to complete process by using fork trucks, hoists or manually.

  • Shift work based on assignment and ability to work weekends and holidays required.

  • Train in multiple areas of the plant and act as vacancy relief.

Who we are looking for:

  • Presently enrolled college students

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

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

  • Ability to operate mobile equipment.

  • Mechanical and/or electrical skills are preferred.

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.

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