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Asphalt Crew Laborer

Location:  Elko, NV, US, 89801
Company:  Staker Parson Companies-S. Idaho, Wyoming & Nevada Region

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City:  Elko
State:  Nevada
Postal/Zip Code: 89801

 

Staker Parson Companies, is a member of the Oldcastle Materials West Division; Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   

 

 

Summary

The General Laborer is responsible for safely performing a variety of construction duties to assist the highway, utility, grade crews or at various on-site plant locations. This position involves various manual tasks.  Work will be performed per the supervisor's instruc­tion, free from direct supervision except for more complicated jobs. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

Plant laborer:

  

  1.       Participates in daily THINK/TRACK meetings plus weekly safety meetings.
  2.       Assists in plant production of materials and ensures for the efficient working condition of the plant.
  3.       Stockpiles materials and feeds hot plant from the stockpiles in an efficient and  productive manner.
  4.       Ensures that all assigned equipment is properly maintained, clean, in safe working order and operated properly.     
  5.       Prepares plant for operations at the beginning of the season, and performs shut down procedures at the end of the season. 
  6.       Operates front end loader, skidsteer, end dump truck and other heavy equipment as needed.
  7.       Performs plant maintenance and repairs, including welding tasks.
  8.       Performs set up and take down of traveling plants at different job site locations as required.

           

 

Other Duties:

       1.         Uses various equipment, hand and power tools.

  1.       Picks up and/or delivers construction materials at job site locations. 
  2.       Performs job site clean-up.

       4.         Assists with flagging and traffic control as needed.

       5.         Maintains all tools and equipment in a safe and clean condition.

       6.         Other duties as assigned per supervisor

 

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, skills, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • High school diploma or General Education Degree GED is preferred. Previous related experience in the construction field is a plus.

Language Skills

  • Ability to follow verbal and written instruction.

Mathematical Skills

  • Basic Math

Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed, but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • Ability to work well with others in a group or one on one setting.

Computer Skills

  • None

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Standard Driver’s License is preferred.

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.

 

The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to signal and handle equipment. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move anywhere up to 50-75 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

Work Environment

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

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

 

Other Qualifications

May be subject to drug testing, medical exams and physical agilities testing.

 

 

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!

 

Staker Parson Companies is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Staker Parson Companies is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

 

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