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Plant Operator - Lamont, FL

Lamont, FL, US, 32336

Conrad Yelvington Distributors Inc

Job ID:  151636


Conrad Yelvington Distributors, a CRH company, supplies and distributes aggregate materials such as granite, river gravel, limestone, natural sand, and more. This rail served aggregate distribution network covers Florida, Southern Mississippi, South Carolina, and Alabama.



Person is responsible for the daily operation of the Sand classification plant. Individual shall interact with customers, salespersons, truck drivers. Plant operator shall be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the sand plant's operation on a daily basis. Individual will also perform repair and maintenance duties that include cutting, welding and metal fabrication.




  • Assist the Plant Lead person with the daily operations and upkeep of the plant.
  • Inspect and perform maintenance on plant parts.
  • Ability to access top of tower to change screens and screen deck.
  • Ability to access incline conveyors for inspection and maintenance.
  • Ability to perform other maintenance related duties on-site as required by supervisors.
  • Ability to maintain and operate front end loaders, skid steer, forklifts.
  • Ability to access all areas of the plant to perform necessary maintenance and repairs.
  • Knowledge all applicable regulations affecting Sand plant production, safety environmental, state, federal, and company policies; ensure observance of such regulations; and ensure compliance with all regulations and permit conditions.
  • Must be competent with computers and have a thorough knowledge of window based programs.
  • Ability to detect safety hazards and malfunctions and respond accordingly.
  • Ability to follow directions.
  • Must be able to accurately complete daily paperwork which includes plant production reports, material produced.
  • Must be able to perform quality control duties and work with quality control techs.
  • Must not be afraid of heights.
  • Must have DOT Certification or be able to become DOT certified to test sand and understand the data within 90 days of hire date.



  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Report to the assigned job site with required PPE 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 CYDI policies and procedures as outlined in the Employee Manual.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must possess a Valid Driver's License.



Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment in designated operations and production areas. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position: Coveralls, Fall Protection, Gloves, Welding Gloves, Hard Hat, Hearing Protection, Padlocks for Lockout/Tag out, Respiratory Protection, Safety Glasses, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, Welding Aprons, Welding Helmet, Welding Shield.



Individuals must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations, using some combination of skills and abilities.



High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.



Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situation to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.



Ability to perform basic mathematical skills.



Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.



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 stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move more than up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

Conrad Yelvington Distributors, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Keywords: plant operator; quarry maintenance; sand mine



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!


Conrad Yelvington Distributors is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  May 14, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee

Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Welding, Equipment Operator, Fabrication, Manufacturing