Lehigh Hanson Ready Mix Driver in Ottawa, Ontario
Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)
Primary Location: Ottawa-ON
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
Want to be on solid ground in your career? Be a Ready Mix Driver! You can’t get anything more concrete than that! As a Ready Mix Driver you will deliver concrete to job sites following safety and operational guidelines; check concrete for quality and size according to ticket; and maintain courteous customer relations.
Deliver Ready Mix Concrete to the customer in a timely manner
Maintain vehicle in a clean, organized, and safe fashion
Perform minor roadside repairs
Visually inspect mix, slump and verify load sized
Work with customer to achieve maximum customer service
Work closely with dispatch to ensure quickest and safest routes to jobs
Assemble concrete chutes and operate chute controls during the pour
Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and Company regulations including but not limited to: wearing property safety gear and attending safety meetings, perform pre-trip inspections, complete vehicle inspection reports, and report unsafe conditions and accidents
This position will be based at Ottawa (ON), Ashton (ON), Pembroke (ON) and Gatineau (QC).
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required
Valid Commercial Driver's License Class AZ, DZ, 1 or 3
Proficient reading, writing, and math skills
Minimum of one-year vehicle road experience operating multi-speed transmission of a Commercial vehicle
Good driving record
Valid medical card
Concrete knowledge and experience preferred
Mechanical background or skills preferred
Work Availability - Be available to work six days a week (Monday-Saturday) and occasionally on Sunday. Must be able to drive a maximum of eleven hours per day and work up to 14 hours per day as regulated by the Department of Transportation.
Solid attendance and punctuality history
Ability to climb ladders
Ability to lift and assemble concrete chutes weighing 60 lbs.
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: Lehigh Hanson welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations may be available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.