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Asphalt Plant Superintendent - Rogers, MN

Location: 

Rogers, MN, US, 55374

Company:  Midwest - Hardrives

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Job ID:  146899

Hardrives, Inc. a CRH Company, was established in 1963 in St. Cloud, Minnesota with asphalt paving as its primary business. From the largest highway construction project to the simplest paving repair, we bring experience, skill, and commitment to everything we do in order to provide quality results every time. Throughout the years, we have made significant investments every year in training, safety, and quality improvement programs. For over 50 years, Hardrives inc. has been the paving contractor-of-choice for major government, commercial, and residential projects.

 

Position Overview

The Asphalt Plant superintendent position is responsible for the day to day operations of the multiple hot mix asphalt facility’s in south metro & southern MN including the following, but not limited to: communication with support services; handling the aspects related to plant personnel and customers; scheduling and necessary plant maintenance.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Responsible for a safe work environment for themselves and co-workers.
  • Properly follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment.  Report any problems to the General Manager, Safety Manager, or Human Resources Manager.
  • Responsible for managing plant personnel as well as scheduling and monitoring time worked.
  • Responsible for ensuring daily maintenance is completed.
  • Responsible for scheduling major repairs.
  • Independently make decisions regarding production on a daily basis.
  • Responsible for managing and monitoring aggregates, recycled asphalt products and recycled shingle products stock piles.
  • Responsible for daily operations of multiple hot mix asphalt plant and truck load out.
  • Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement, and materials with shovel.
  • Assist in training less-experienced employees on the proper operations, servicing, and repair of plant to further their abilities.
  • Perform general laboring duties when necessary.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

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

 

Education/Experience

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Related experience and/or training preferred.

 

Work Requirements

  • Must pass a drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
  • Must be willing to travel some and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Must hold and valid driver license
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA.  Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, and Coveralls.

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Knowledge in independently operating a hot mix asphalt facility.
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in asphalt and construction.
  • Knowledge of hazards and safety precautions common to asphalt operations.
  • Ability to read, write and do basic mathematical calculations in order to keep time and material records.
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to effectively direct others in the workplace.
  • Basic knowledge of Excel and Word.
  • Basic knowledge in electricity and mechanics.

 

Physical Requirements

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.

  • Able to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to manipulate objects or controls, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk and hear.
  • May require sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Vision abilities (with correction) include close, distance, peripheral, depth, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Able to climb ladders and to work at heights.
  • Able to occasionally move/carry objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to work extended hours.
  • Able to work in all weather conditions.
  • Able to work in tight quarters.

 

Work Environment

  • The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; outside weather conditions; and risk of electrical shock or burn.
  • The noise level in some areas of the work environment may be loud, but is typically moderate.

 

The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

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!

 

Hardrives, Inc is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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