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Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017 5:50 AM

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Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the United States and Canada. Our operations span the nation from Montana to Texas and from Washington to Florida, with18,000 employees at more than 1,200 locations in 44 states.
Position Overview
Maintain housekeeping around the asphalt plant, and perform preventative maintenance to plant equipment, and begin to be trained on plant operations.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions):/h3:
:Assist plant operator with daily operations and upkeep of the plant.
:Responsible for a safe work environment for themselves and co:workers.
:Properly follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment. Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA.
:Follow directions of Foreperson and/or plant operator as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or jobsite.
:Display a professional and courteous attitude to co:workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
:Reliable, Regular On:Time Attendance is required and essential to the operation of the team.
Qualifications :/h3:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Education/Experience
:Minimum high school or general education degree (GED) required.
:Previous related experience in the construction field, preferably in or closely related to a quarry or heavy highway construction operation.
Work Requirements
:Safely maintain asphalt plant grounds by shoveling dirt, stone, and asphalt.
:Safely operates skid steer and/or BobCat equipment, among other equipment.
:Perform preventative maintenance to plant equipment.
:Strictly adhere to safety requirements, policies, and procedures as outlined in the employee policy manual.
:Report to work at the designated start time.
:Work in a team environment and assist co:workers or supervisors/managers with other duties as required.
:Perform general labor duties when necessary.
:Available to work overtime, nights and weekends when necessary.
:Travel and work away from home when necessary.
Knowledge/Skill Requirements
:Basic knowledge of skid steer and/or BobCat equipment operation. Experience with basic hand tools and general equipment maintenance.
Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
:Climb: ascend/descend ladders, stairs, and equipment.
:Lift: exertion of physical strength to move objects (50 lbs.) from one level to another.
:Carry: hold or rest weighted objects (50 lbs.) directly on hands, arms, shoulders, or back while walking from one location to another.
:Bend: flexion of the upper trunk forward while standing and knees extended or knees flexed when sitting.
:Push/Pull: Exertion of force on or against object (70 lbs.) to move it from one location to another.
:Reach: extend the hands and arms in any direction.
:Kneel: maintain the body in an erect posture while resting body weight on one or both knees.
:Stoop: flexion of the upper body forward at the waist with partial flexion of the knee while standing.
:Twist: using hand tools such as wrenches and screwdrivers.Work Environment:/h3:
:Noise: sufficient noise, either constant or intermittent, to cause marked distraction or possible injury to sense of hearing.
:Fumes: vaporous emissions, usually odorous, thrown off as the result of combustion or chemical reaction.
:Gases: carbon monoxide and ozone.
:Dust: airborne particles of any kind such as dust.
:Hazards: closeness to moving mechanical parts; slipping while ascending/descending stairs, ladders, and equipmen


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