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Plastics Technician - Springdale, AR


Springdale, AR, US, 72764

Company:  AERT



Job ID:  146921




Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (AERT), a CRH company, is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). AERT has pioneered the use of recycled polyethylene plastic in the manufacture of composite building materials. With its constantly evolving portfolio of patented and proprietary recycling technologies, AERT has been widely recognized as a leader in resource conservation innovation and received the EPA Award for Environmental Excellence for its process of converting scrap plastic to composite outdoor decking.


Job Summary


The Plastic Technician supplies and maintains appropriate quantities of plastic, pigment, and zinc throughout the shift for use in the production process. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Receives incoming loads of plastics, pigments, and zinc and prepares BOL and other necessary paperwork
  • Transports and unloads incoming materials to designated work areas utilizing a bulk truck and powered industrial vehicles
  • Monitors appropriate inventory levels of raw materials
  • Maintains continuous communication with Shift Supervisor and Control Room Operator to ensure quality product specifications are met throughout the shift and to ensure the availability of product for production requirements
  • Climbs silos to check silos levels
  • Follows production schedule and leads department to ensure that production objectives are executed




  • Previous experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Driver’s License required
  • Must not be afraid of heights
  • Experience operating powered industrial vehicles
  • Reliable, dependable, proven work ethics
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills and positive attitude


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.


AERT, 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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