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Equipment Operator/General Labor - Evansville, IN

Location: 

Evansville, IN, US, 47734

Company:  Mulzer Crushed Stone Inc.

 

 

Job ID:  148630

 

Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc., a CRH 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 CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas.  CRH Americas 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.  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.

 

 

SUMMARY

The Equipment Operator/General Labor position will be responsible for operating straight or articulated rubber tired tractor type vehicles equipped with front mounted hydraulically powered buckets or scoops to lift and transport bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, to feed conveyors, hoppers or chutes and to load trucks.  The Equipment Operator will also operate a water truck within the facility and perform general labor duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Move aggregate from one area to another using a front end loader or clean up tractor.
  • Load pit trucks or OTR trucks to maintain a good cycle time.
  • Perform pre-shift inspection.
  • Maintain loader area (roads, stockpile areas and berms).
  • Operate loader in a safe manner focusing on the prevention of damage (i.e., do not spin tires, run in water or over rocks in roadways).
  • Complete daily safety check.
  • Roll samples for Quality Control Technicians.
  • Perform routine maintenance on loader such as lubricating, fueling and cleaning.
  • 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.

 

The Loader Operator must have be familiar with:

  • Equipment
  • Work areas (yard, pit, stockpiles, etc.)
  • Products and arrangements
  • Weight limits on OTR trucks

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or equivalent.

 

LANGUAGE  SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.   

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

 

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 moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions; high, precarious places and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

 

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!

 

Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Feb 26, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Evansville

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