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Utility Operator Lookout Valley

Chattanooga, TN, US, 37419

Midsouth Aggregates



Job ID:149298


Midsouth Aggregates, part of CRH’s South Division, is a leading supplier of quality aggregates in the Southeastern U.S., with operations in Alabama, southern Tennessee, Georgia and the Florida Panhandle. Working with government agencies, private contractors, counties and municipalities, we produce millions of tons of quality construction materials and pave many miles of highways every year. Our highly skilled workforce strives to deliver the highest quality products and services in a safe, timely and efficient manner, on every project.  Midsouth Aggregates is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify Participant.


This is a skilled position that will require the employee to perform any combination of the following duties within the quarry. Fill in at several operations as needed due to workload, vacations, or employee leaves. This position involves the maintenance and operation of equipment so prior equipment experience is required. Primary job consists of operating multiple pieces of mobile equipment inclkuding pit loader, yard loader, excavator, dozer, and motor grader. This position is an operational support role where the operator will be assigned to special projects and assist in the pit and on the yard as needed. 



  • Thorough mechanical knowledge of crusher and related equipment
  • Analyzes malfunctions, repairs and rebuilds of conveyors, screens and crushing equipment
  • Examines parts for damage or excessive wear
  • Welding broken parts, structural members and other items as necessary
  • Cleaning material from cars that are being returned
  • Checking and closing rail car doors to insure loaded material remains securely in place for long distance transportation
  • Checking material being loaded for quality
  • Being able to retrieve and write car numbers down accurately
  • Shoveling and cleaning
  • Load rail cars, load haul truck, load customer trucks, feed portable plant, stockpiling and load bins
  • Operate a haul truck and water truck
  • Knowledge of mining equipment and their uses
  • Knowledge of aggregate sizes and classifications
  • Perform work associated with railroad activity, maintenance and loader operation to the highest Safety standards that will insure daily tasks are finished without compromise to personal or team safety goals.
  • Knowledge of weight requirements of loads leaving the quarry
  • Maintain reliable attendance, meeting company standards, and maintain a positive attitude.
  • Work will be performed per the supervisor's instruction, and in some cases, will be expected to be performed free from direct supervision without a compromise or sacrifice to safety, and without sacrifice to, quality of work tasks
  • The job duties described herein are not exhaustive and may be supplemented


What CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas


CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family!


Midsouth Aggregates is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  May 11, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Chattanooga

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