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Paving Superintendent

Location: 

Hornell, NY, US, 14843

Company:  The Dolomite Group

 

Job ID:  127837

 

Come join Dolomite Products Co., Inc. and begin the rest of your future with us.  Dolomite’s recruiting Vision Statement is to provide a World Class development program that attracts, retains, and produces emerging leaders within Dolomite and throughout Oldcastle.  By combining a whole company approach with individual mentorship, formal and hands-on education, we provide an opportunity for our employees to be immersed in our cultural values that have lead us to profitability and success.  Start your career today and apply!!

 

 

Position Overview

Plan, direct or coordinate, usually through subordinate personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of paving projects.  Participate in the conceptual development of a paving project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. This work is conducted under direction of the Paving Manager.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Ensure a safe work environment by overseeing compliance with all safety policies, conducting toolbox talks and ensuing personnel have the appropriate tools and equipment.
  • Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completing of job assignment; maintains time and production records.
  • Interprets specifications, blue prints and job orders to workers and assign duties.
  • Daily supervision of crew.  Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable law including but not limited to training employees, planning, assigning and directly work, appraise performance, rewarding and discipline employees, addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Possess basic computer knowledge in order to become efficient in necessary computer programs.
  • Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment and movement of materials.
  • Be familiar with paver automation grade and slope control.
  • Be knowledgeable in all aspects of work activities that are being supervised, including all paving equipment.
  • May estimate, order and inspect materials.  May determine tonnage and type of asphalt required and inform plants.
  • Confers with customers, plant personnel, other supervisors, and  subcontractors engaged in planning and executing work procedures, interpreting specifications and coordinating various phases of paving.
  • Inspects work in progress, reviews materials used, and adjusts work schedules as appropriate.
  • Directs appropriate traffic control methods and techniques wherever necessary.
  • Completion of required paperwork on a daily, weekly and as needed basis.
  • Control and operation of the screed on the asphalt paving machine
  • Responsible for making normal operating adjustments for obtaining proper depth, grade and finished cross section.
  • May perform other related duties such as adding or removing screed extensions, installing or removing automatic devices, grade log or other accessories associated with the machine.
  • May also perform any and all related duties that pertain to asphalt paving operations.
  • Assist construction/paving crew with various duties such as; shoveling, raking and/or running wheelbarrow. Operation of power tools

 

Additional Responsibilities

  • Abide by Dolomite’s established Guiding Principles:  Integrity, Communication, Recognition, Action and Results Oriented, Positive Attitude, Work Ethic, Growth and Development, and Commitment
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
  • Be able to interact with vendors, construction employees, and different levels of management
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license to drive a company vehicle.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Cleanliness & neatness of all equipment, tools, desks, & computers is a must at all times.
  • Report to the assigned job site in uniform and ready to begin work at the designated start time.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Environmental, Health & Safety Manual.
  • Strict adherence to Dolomite/A.L. Blades policies and procedures as outlined in the Employee Manual.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers with other duties as required.

 

 

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

 

Education/Experience

  • Minimum high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • 5 years’ experience in construction industry with paving experience.
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic computer knowledge

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Strong computer skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong organizational skills, time management, attention to detail, and documentation skills

 

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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Dolomite Products Co., Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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