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Screed Operator - RiverBend Materials (Salem,OR)

Location: 

Salem, OR, US, 97317

Company:  River Bend Materials

 

 

Job ID:  147330

 

River Bend Sand & Gravel, a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  

 

Position Overview
This is a skilled position involving control and operation of the screed on the asphalt paving machine.  Thorough understanding of all aspects of the paving industry including preparatory work, grades, drainage, paving patterns, aggregate size, job specifications, oil consistencies, compaction and other details related to asphalt paving.  Operator will control material taken into the paver and the depths of material distributed through the machine.  Operator also leads in planning out the job, walking and marking plan with foreman or paver operator (or both), measuring out the passes, determining the yield of a truckload of material, communicating with the paving operator to keep the pace of job steady, and monitoring the mat, edges, joints, and other aspects of job quality.  Planning out the job, walking and marking the plan with the foreman or paver operator (or both), measuring out the passes, determining the yield of a truckload of material, keeping on top of the trucking schedule, communicating with the paver operator to keep the pace of the job steady, and monitoring the mat, edges, joints, and other aspects of job qualityPlanning out the job, walking and marking the plan with the foreman or paver operator (or both), measuring out the passes, determining the yield of a truckload of material, keeping on top of the trucking schedule, communicating with the paver operator to keep the pace of the job steady, and monitoring the mat, edges, joints, and other aspects of job quality


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Operate Roller, Paver or Screed, Blade, Loader, Backhoe or other heavy equipment
  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently
  • Must have knowledge of proper equipment operation, grade and work operations
  • Loads and unloads equipment and secures equipment on trailer
  • Assist labor crew including shoveling, raking and compacting of asphalt materials
  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in different areas of production

 

 

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.
  • Previous experience in paving equipment operation required.
  • Previous related experience in the construction field is highly preferred.


Work Requirements

  • Valid Driver License required; Class A CDL preferred.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to do basic math.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.
  • Ability to work with others in a group or one on one setting.
  • Willing to work nights, weekends, and overtime as needed.
  • Must pass pre-work screen, including physical abilities test and drug screen.

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat. Frequent exposure to varying noise levels from construction equipment.

 

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!

 

River Bend Sand & Gravel is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 


Nearest Major Market: Salem

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