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Engineer in Training - Sand Plant - Van Buren, AR

Location: 

Van Buren, AR, US, 72956

Company:  APAC - Central-Central West Region - River Valley

 

 

Job ID:  148878

 

APAC Central Inc., is a CRH company producing and providing crushed aggregate materials, sand, ready-mix concrete, asphalt, and performing as a regional heavy highway/infrastructure construction firm serving Arkansas, Oklahoma, and southern Missouri. APAC-Central, Inc. and its founding companies have been serving our customers since early in the 20th Century and look forward to continued success in the 21st Century!

 

Position Overview

 

The Engineer-In-Training position is responsible for the day to day operations of the Industrial Sand Plant including the following, but not limited to: handling the aspects related to plant personnel, Quality Control, plant financial review, and, working directly with customers and sales to review job specifications, determine plant schedules, and coordinate shipping.  The selected candidate will be required to ensure that operation site operates efficiently and successfully.

                                    

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

 

  • Ensure safety policies are enforced and safe work practices are applied to all tasks.
  • Effectively manage the needs of the plant and the customer in the best possible manner.
  • Schedule employees and equipment to meet current demand. 
  • Review of potential job specifications.
  • Review product quality to ensure customer specifications are being met.
  • Manage multiple customers, orders, and coordinate shipping.
  • Manage inventory of standard products.
  • Communicate with the crew and superintendent about the next day’s work.
  • Perform general laboring duties when necessary.
  • Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required.
  • Other duties as may be assigned.

 

Qualifications

 

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • Knowledge/Skill Requirements
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in plant maintenance.
  • Ability to read, write and do mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to use equipment and tools properly and safely.
  • Ability to work well and efficiently with others.

 

Education/Experience

 

  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in a Civil, Mechanical, Mining, Electrical, or Industrial Engineering, or a related field from an accredited university, college, or educational entity.

 

Work Requirements

 

  • Must be 18 years in age or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, and Coveralls.
  • Compliance with all OSHA and/or MSHA regulations.

 

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.
  • Able to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to manipulate objects or controls, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk and hear.
  • May require sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Vision abilities (with correction) include close, distance, peripheral, depth, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Able to climb ladders and to work at heights.
  • Able to occasionally move/carry objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to work extended hours.
  • Able to work in all weather conditions.
  • Able to work in tight quarters.

 

Work Environment

 

  • While performing the duties of the job, the employee may be occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; outside weather conditions; and risk of electrical shock or burn.
  • The noise level in some areas of the work environment may be loud, but is typically moderate.

 

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 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!

 

APAC Central Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

Date Posted:  Mar 04, 2019


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