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QUARRY LABORER - SPIRO QUARRY

Location:  SPIRO, OK, US, 74959
Company:  APAC - Central-Central West Region - River Valley

 

City:  SPIRO
State:  Arkansas
Postal/Zip Code: 74959

 

Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the United States.  Our operations span the nation from Montana to Texas and from Washington to Florida, with 17,500 employees at more than 1,200 locations in 44 states.

 

Position Overview

To assist the foreperson with maintenance of the worksite to maintain a safe and compliant work environment.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Keep work platforms clean and free of material

  • Operate skid steer to maintain quarry access point.

  • Complete cleanup assignments mainly with hand-held tools; work safely around moving and/or rotating equipment while using the required personal protective safety equipment.

  • Perform a pre-operational check, servicing of and operation of all assigned mobile equipment.

  • Operate light mobile equipment as trained and directed.

  • Perform cleanup with water avoiding unsafe conditions of water on motors and other electrical equipment and be able to work and move hoses safely while standing on slippery surfaces.

  • Keep foreman informed of any problems affecting assigned work.

  • Be aware of environmentally sensitive areas and be alert to correct environmental problems that may develop in the assigned work area.

Qualifications

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

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or GED

     

    Work Requirements

  • Must be able to complete required MSHA training within 90 days of employment

  • Must be able to complete Miner training prior to working in facility

  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.

  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook

     

    Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Learn how to grease motors and gear boxes

  • Learn how to repair torn or damaged conveyor belts

  • Learn how to shovel safely and to use correct lifting techniques.

  • Learn how to perform a competent work place examination to identify hazards before starting work.

     

    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.

•     Availability to work any 8 to 12 hour rotating shift, including weekends.

•      Ability to walk or stand greater than one third of the time, or sit no greater than a third of the time.

•     Ability to reach with hands and arms; use hands and fingers to handle and feel.

•     Ability to climb, balance, kneel, stoop, crouch or crawl.

•     Ability to wear hearing protection in areas of high sound levels.

 

Work Environment

  • Capability to work in elevated and or confined spaces.

  • Ability to climb ramps or stairs repeatedly and to climb vertical ladders occasionally.

  • Ability to work outdoors with a wide range of environmental exposure including being in the sun for long periods of time.

  • Ability to wear respirator in workplace conditions containing fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases or poor ventilation

     

 

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 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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Nearest Major Market: Fort Smith
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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