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Yard Forklift Operator - Edgewood, MD


Edgewood, MD, US, 21040

Company:  Precast Products East



Job ID:  147953



Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.


Job Description Summary


The ideal candidate in this role will perform a wide range of duties in an industrial manufacturing environment.  The Forklift Operator is responsible for assisting designated Machine Operators or Production Team in a variety of functions in the yard. 




  • Safely transport finished product and assignments in a sequential order for completing tasks assigned
  • Move controls and levers that operate forklift or mijack in order to load, unload, transport and stack materials ranging in weights from 50 lbs. to 100,000 lbs.Unload incoming truck shipments
  • Perform routine maintenance on forklift, such as cleaning filters, lubricating, recharging batteries, checking safety devices and fueling gas tank
  • Maintain cleanliness of machinery and surrounding areas
  • Other responsibilities may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed




  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent
  • Atleast 1 year experience operating a 20,000lb forklift in related industry preferred
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical skills such as reading fractions and a tape measure
  • Ability to follow company production and safety procedures including lock out tag out
  • Able to communicate effectively with team members
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs periodically throughout the day



What CRH Americas Offers You


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


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.


Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, 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!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

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