Asphalt Plant Loader Operator - Jacksonville, FL
Oldcastle

Jacksonville, Florida

Posted in Building and Construction


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Job Info


Job ID: 483001

Preferred Materials, Inc., a CRH Company, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of construction materials, and construction/paving services in the United States. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, the Preferred Materials Region has facilities throughout the State of Florida, as well as Coastal Georgia and South Carolina. Companies within the Preferred Region are leading providers of ready mix concrete, concrete block, aggregate materials, hot mix and warm mix asphalt, as well as design-build and conventional-bid-build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects. Preferred is committed to being a great place to work, and to attracting and retaining exceptional employees. We promote a strong safety culture, and have dedicated professionals who are focused on their own safety and the safety of their co-workers.

The Loader Operator moves, loads and handles materials within the asphalt plant area with the use of heavy equipment. The Loader Operator will use large earth-moving machines, such as bulldozers, backhoes, excavators and front-end loaders and/or other huge machinery to lift, haul, push, roll, load and move aggregate and aggregate related materials.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities:

  • Operator heavy equipment to excavate, move, load and grade earth, rock, gravel or other materials in a safe manner.
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment and clean, lubricate and refill equipment.
  • Assist Plant Manager in coordinating materials handling and equipment usage.
  • Knowledge of the use and capabilities of heavy equipment and machinery used in maintenance and construction tasks.
  • Knowledge of both traffic and safety rules.
  • Knowledge of the practices and techniques applied to the safe operation of heavy equipment.
  • Ability to keep records and make oral or written reports.
  • Ability to make simple arithmetic computations.
  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time.
  • Ability to climb, bend, stoop, and squat frequently.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees and the public.
  • Ability to work long hours out-of-doors, occasionally under adverse weather conditions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively using speaking, hearing, writing, and vision skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to operate heavy and complex equipment requiring skill and the exercise of independent judgment.
  • Need to ensure that equipment is operating in a safe and sound manner and capacity to keep records pertaining to such operations.
  • Ability to perform manual labor incidental to the assigned task.
  • The desire to perform related work as required.
Experience:

Three years of experience in public works maintenance and/or construction work, one year of which involves the operation of a variety of heavy equipment. A comparable amount of directly related experience may be substituted for the minimum educational requirements.
  • Must maintain a safe driving record and have a valid driver's license.
  • Must be reliable, hardworking and able to work in a team environment.

What CRH Offers You

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

About CRH

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

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 official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

Preferred Materials, Inc., a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

Date: Jun 14, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville
Job Segment: Plant Operator, Front End, Plant, Plant Manager, Transportation, Manufacturing, Technology, Engineering


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