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Asphalt Plant Operator - Franklin,NC

Location: 

Franklin, NC, US, 28734

Company:  Harrison Construction Company

 
Job ID:  136161

 

Since 1947, Harrison Construction Company, an Oldcastle Materials company, has been the preferred source for ground-level site construction throughout eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina. Committed to quality, service and safety, our integrated products and services enable us to build and manage site development projects from concept through construction.  In addition, by being a part of the Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle.  Oldcastle is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top five ready mixed concrete producers in the United States.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

ASPHALT PLANT OPERATOR

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Job Description Summary

  • Operates asphalt plant controls to weigh and deliver specified quantities of aggregates and asphalt to dryer for heating and mixing and loading trucks.  Must partner with other plant crew members to ensure production is running at efficient levels.

Requirements

  • Must partner with management and plant employees for ascertaining Quality Control specifications and to insure daily production schedules/estimates are met.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to plant personnel the expectations of the management.
  • Must be a self motivated person who can work well on their own in a plant environment.
  • Attendance policy must be adhered to at all times in order to maintain efficiency at the plant.
  • Always maintain a cooperative/courteous and professional manner with co-workers, public and customers.
  • Knowledge to supervise plant employees to ensure safety standards (company and OSHA) are maintained.
  • Maintenance and upkeep of plant will be the responsibility of the plant operator.
  • Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule/location/shift changes as workload dictates.
  • Ability to adhere to PPE (personal protective equipment) policy and maintain PPE in a functional manner as supplied by company.
  • Must have knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems and ability to operate plant computer systems.
  • Physical ability to perform maintenance on plants under temperature extremes and extended periods of time. Must be able to climb ladders/stairs to top of silos. Requires the following motions: climbing, lifting, stooping, bending, squatting, stretching, pushing, pulling, vibrating, twisting, standing, walking, sitting and reaching.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs for repetitious lifting while using proper lifting techniques.

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred but not required.
  • Mechanically inclined with some basic computer experience required. Asphalt Plant Operator experience a plus.

 


Harrison Construction Company an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

 

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!

 

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Harrison Construction Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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