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Administrative Assistant

Clancy, MT, US, 59634

Ash Grove Cement Company



Job ID:  150858


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across the Midwest, Texas and Western United States. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.



Prepares and processes hourly employee payroll. Assists in cement shipment logistics with the Shipping Supervisor and regional office, maintains shipping records, processes new orders, and reconciles separate automated shipping systems. Serves as receptionist and provides backup to the Administrative Coordinator. Performs general office duties.  Works from general supervision on routine duties with standard policies and procedures.  Refers problems and questions to supervisor.



  • Receive and account for all time cards from supervisors on a daily basis.  Verify timecard information and review for adherence to collective bargaining agreement. Work with management personnel to resolve issues.
  • Accurately complete time entry and submit to corporate office in accordance with strict deadlines.  Occasionally work overtime and/or holidays to comply with required timeframes.
  • Assist employees with payroll and employee benefit questions.
  • Organize and reconcile daily shipping documents and system reports.  Maintain internal shipping reports.  Distribute reports as assigned internally and to regional office.  Coordinate and communicate with managers, regional office, customers and bulk loaders regarding sales and/or shipping issues.
  • Perform general office duties, including but not limited to: serve as office receptionist, maintain and assist staff with office equipment, monitor and order office supplies, provide support to management staff as requested.
  • Serve as backup to Administrative Coordinator for accounts payable, employee & public relations, administration of union job bidding process, maintain personnel files, safety program support and other accounting, procurement or general plant support as needed.

  • Possess or obtain Notary commission and bonding and provide Notary services for plant personnel.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  Employee will be required to follow all job instructions of his/her supervisor and to perform other work assignments related to plant operations.



Ability to respectfully resolve issues with employees and customers. Knowledge of general office practices and procedures.  Knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation. Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.  Proficiency with Word, Excel and automated payroll or other database systems. Knowledge of operations and maintenance of general office equipment such as computer printers, copy/scan/fax machine, and postage machine. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.  Ability to pay close attention to detail with minimal errors.  Knowledge of processing payroll under the terms of a collective bargaining agreement preferred.



High school graduation and one year technical training or equivalent preferred.



Two years experience preferred performing payroll, accounts payable, shipping, secretarial, receptionist and/or related administrative support functions.


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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Jun 21, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Helena
Nearest Secondary Market: Montana

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