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Batch Plant Foreman - Spokane Valley, WA


Spokane, WA, US, 99212

Company:  Precast Products West



Job ID:  149296



Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.


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Position Summary

The Batch Plant Foreperson, operates and maintains concrete batch plant, schedules workloads, provides feedback, and interprets and enforces company safety rules.


The Batch Plant Foreperson is responsible for, but not limited to the following job duties:

  • Follows all plant safety protocols and protects the safety of coworkers and visitors at all times.
  • Follows directions with minimal supervision
  • Operates a mixer or agitor in a safe and efficient manner
  • Cooperates with QC personnel to ensure precise and accurate concrete testing
  • Communicates with batch plant operator during loading and with crew leaders as pouring
  • Performs equipment inspection pre-operation, maintaining required paperwork
  • Maintains concrete delivery equipment, performing routine maintenance as needed and promptly reporting conditions requiring more extensive maintenance
  • provide daily maintenance to batch plant, produce mixes as required by batch tickets, maintain a record of cement usage, and keep permits on batch plant up to date. Also, order, track and inventory all raw materials necessary for daily operation of batch plant
  • Cleans mixer or agitor at the end of each shift, or more often as directed
  • Supervises batch plant personnel
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed


Qualifications and Required Skills

  • High school, trade school; or at least 2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • ACI Feild Testing I certification, or ability to obtain
  • Ability to balance team and individual responsibilities
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Interest in new technologies and ability to adapt to them
  • Prior supervisory experience preferred
  • Basic Computer skills required for operatin batch plant 
  • Basic understanding of cement, aggregate and admixtures
  • Physical exam, substance abuse screening, and background check are required



What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


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.


Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, 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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Mar 14, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Spokane

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