Job Information

Heidelberg Materials US, Inc. Ready-Mix Driver - Waterdown in Waterdown, Ontario

AutoReqId: 20008BR

Pay Class: Hourly

Hourly Pay Rate: Starting from 31.34

Department: Operations

Line of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Position Type: Full-Time

Job Posting:

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.

Heidelberg Materials is seeking a Ready Mix Driver for our Guelph facility located in Waterdown.

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 size,

  • Work with customer to achieve maximum customer service,

  • Work closely with dispatch to ensure quickest and safest route 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 proper safety gear and attending safety meetings, perform pre-trip inspections, complete vehicle inspection reports, and report unsafe conditions and accidents.

What We Are Looking For

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required

  • Valid Unrestricted Commercial Driver's License Class AZ, DZ, 1 or 3 is required.

  • 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.

Heidelberg Materials is a drug free workplace

No search firms please

Employer Statement: Heidelberg Materials 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.