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Off Road Truck Driver - Charlestown, IN

Location: 

Charlestown, IN, US, 47111

Company:  Mulzer Crushed Stone Inc.

 

 

Job ID:  131204

 

Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc., an Oldcastle Materials company, is the foremost supplier of crushed stone, sand, gravel, scrubber stone, rip-rap and ag-lime in Southern Indiana.  Complete with six quarries, fifteen retail locations and two sand and gravel plants, Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. has supplied aggregate to area construction projects, large and small, since 1935.  Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. is the Tri-State’s established leader in delivering superior quality products that provide exceptional value to those we serve. In addition, 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.

 

 

SUMMARY

Drives truck equipped with dump body to transport and dump loose materials such as sand, gravel, crushed rock, coal by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Inspect truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil and water.
  • Never operate unsafe equipment.
  • Always drive in a safe manner.
  • Never run through water or over rocks in the road or pit.
  • Inspect all dump zones and stockpiles before dumping loads.
  • Lower bed before leaving dump zones.
  • Assist plant operator as needed for repairs and maintenance.
  • If problems arise, contact plant operator or supervisor for help.
  • Load trucks so that no material is spread on roadways.
  • Check bed for contamination when switching stone sizes.
  • Ensure that assigned vehicle meets appropriate company and governmental guidelines.
  • Perform physical labor (shovel material, carry tools, etc.).
  • Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Knowledge of stone sizes.
  • Knowledge and understanding of all equipment.
  • Knowledge of road patterns.
  • Ability to get a stone sample and dump it for Quality Control Technician.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or equivalent.

 

LANGUAGE  SKILLS

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.

 

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s.  Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume and distance.

 

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands to finger, handle or feel; talk or hear; sit; stand; walk; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to vibration. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions and high, precarious places. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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

 


Nearest Major Market: Louisville

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