Job Information

Heidelberg Materials US, Inc. Batch Plant Operator in Calgary, Alberta

AutoReqId: 17224BR

Pay Class: Hourly

Hourly Pay Rate: $35.78

Department: Operations

Line of Business: Concrete

Job Posting:

Heidelberg Materials is seeking a responsible, safe, and dependable Batch Plant Operator to join our local team. In this position you are responsible for operating and troubleshooting a ready-mix batch plant, including managing the mixing and loading of concrete mixes according to order specifications for customer delivery.

Heidelberg Materials provides the materials to build our future. Our future is sustainable. Our future is digital. And it goes beyond cement, aggregates and ready-mixed concrete. Heidelberg Materials North America, previously known as Lehigh Hanson, operates more than 450 locations with approximately 9,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada.

We Offer

  • Secure, long-term employment

  • Competitive wage and benefits package

  • Training and development

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • OT available

What You'll Get To Do

  • Batch concrete using computerized equipment that produces accurately calibrated and consistent mix quality

  • Examine materials, ingredients, or products visually or by hand to ensure conformance to established standards

  • Report any deviations from the norm that might impact production, quality or processing efficiencies

  • Check inventory control of raw materials, concrete additives and/or specialized materials and notifies appropriate suppliers of production needs.

  • Communicate with Dispatch and Transportation departments regarding material delivery Responsible for keeping accurate weight, measure, and billing information to ensure proper crediting to customer.

  • Responsible for compliance with applicable environmental regulations as it relates to the proper operation of batch plant equipment.

  • Responsible for daily inspection of facilities and will complete maintenance checklist.

  • Will operate a front end loader when needed

What We Are Looking For

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Knowledge of Command batch system is an asset

  • Working knowledge of concrete and admixtures

  • Must be able to effectively communicate and safely follow directions

  • Must have ability to operate Loader and other yard equipment as needed

  • Desire to work cooperatively as part of a productive team

  • Ability to work safely, and independently without constant supervision

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Able to work inside and outside in year-round weather conditions

  • In good physical condition, able to lift and carry up to 75 lbs., sit and stand for extended periods of time, kneel, climb ladders, and walk on varied terrain

  • Ability to work different extended hours, holidays and/or overtime required