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Backhoe Operator

Location:  Candor, NC, US, 27229
Company:  Thompson-Arthur Paving and Construction

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City:  Candor
State:  North Carolina
Postal/Zip Code: 27229

 

Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, Thompson-Arthur Paving and Construction, an Oldcastle Materials Company, is a leading provider of high-quality asphalt paving services. In addition to paving services, we provide stone base construction, bridge construction, curb and gutter construction, site utilities, complete site development and sand products. We have been proudly serving the Triad area for over half a century. By being a part of the Oldcastle family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form Oldcastle.  Oldcastle is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the United States.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

 

Backhoe Operator

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Job Description Summary

  • Crew member essential to plant operations at various locations by utilizing backhoe to maintain production levels.

Requirements

  • Must partner with other plant employees to maintain plant operations as instructed by plant foreman to ensure daily schedules/estimates are met.
  • Physical ability to operate backhoe on rough terrain and provide assistance to plant personnel under extreme temperatures and for extended hours of time. Normal shift is 8-12 hours.
  • May be required to use power and/or hand tools needed to complete jobs within specifications.
  • May oil, grease, service and make normal operating adjustments to equipment.
  • May perform other related duties such as backfilling trenches/excavations.
  • Attendance required according to company attendance policy to ensure crew is able to operate at normal efficiency level.
  • Attitude/Cooperation: Must always maintain a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, public.
  • Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required. Out of town/county/state work may be required.
  • Ability to adhere to personal protective equipment (PPE) policy and maintain individual PPE in a functional condition.
  • Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
  • Must pass drug test and criminal background check.

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.

    What Oldcastle offers you
  • Competitive Wages
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
  • Retirement savings plan with company match
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Opportunities for growth, development, and promotion



 

About Oldcastle


Thompson-Arthur, a division of Oldcastle Materials, is one of the hundreds of businesses that comprise the Oldcastle family. As the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and paving services, Oldcastle is one of North America’s largest corporations. Oldcastle’s decentralized, diversified structure, allows employees to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise. Whether we’re safely paving miles of interstate, building two thousand-foot-long bridges or constructing roads through national parks, Oldcastle Materials’ continued investment in people, performance and communities has positioned us as an industry leader.

Oldcastle Materials is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Through the use of various tools, including our online applicant tracking system, which allows you to view and to track your application status 24 hours a day, Thompson-Arthur leverages itself to recruit the most dependable, qualified and experienced job seekers in the market!


Thompson-Arthur an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

 

 

What Oldcastle Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

 

Thompson-Arthur Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Thompson-Arthur Paving is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

 

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