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Operator/General Laborer-Tell City

Tell City, IN, US, 47586

Mulzer Crushed Stone Inc.

 

 

Job ID:  149754

 

 

SUMMARY

Operates straight or articulated rubber tired tractor type vehicle equipped with front mounted hydraulically powered bucket or scoop to lift and transport bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, to feed conveyors, hoppers or chutes and to load trucks or railcars by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned

 

Moves aggregates from one area to another.

Loads pit trucks or OTR trucks to maintain a good cycle time.

Performs pre-shift inspection.

Maintains loader area (roads, stockpile areas and berms)

Operates loader in such a way as to prevent damage (does not spin tires, run in water or run over rocks in roadways).

Completes daily safety check.

Rolls samples for Quality Control Technicians.

Performs routine maintenance on loader such as lubricating, fueling and cleaning.

Performs physical labor (shovels materials, carries tools, etc.)

Mows grass

Cleans shop and yard areas.

Operates different types of equipment (loaders, winches, backhoes, etc.)

Back up to Plant Operator

CDL preferred

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Knowledge and understanding of equipment

Knowledge of work areas (yard, pit, stockpiles, etc.)

Knowledge of products and arrangements.

Knowledge of weight limits on OTR trucks.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or equivalent; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

 

 

LANGUAGE  SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.   Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

 

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

 

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms; use hands to finger, handle or feel; talk or hear; sit; stand; walk; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions; high, precarious places and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

 

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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Oldcastle is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  May 22, 2019


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Nearest Secondary Market: Jasper

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