OldCastle New Britain Quarry Operations Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia

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Tilcon Connecticut Inc., an Oldcastle Materials company, has played a vital role in building infrastructure around our state, serving the market from 23 locations throughout Connecticut. As a leading supplier of quality crushed stone, hot mix asphalt, and ready mix concrete, Tilcon Connecticut has supported the construction of superior roads, buildings and bridges. The most respected name in the construction industry, from the quarry to the road, Tilcon Connecticut does it all!

Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Tilcon Connecticut Inc. and Oldcastle Materials is the company for you! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today!

Position Overview

Our company is currently looking for an experienced New Britain Quarry Operations Assistant. This position will play an integral role in the organizational strength of our company. The New Britain Quarry Operations Assistant will provide operations and administrative support to the existing management team. They will also greet and direct visitors, and answer and respond to calls and emails. Qualified candidates will have impeccable verbal and written communication skills, a strong ability to multi-task and a friendly demeanor.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Coordinate with operations to secure efficiency and compliance to company policies

  • Assist the New Britain team in daily operation assignments

  • Create and update records and databases with personnel, financial and other data

  • Support budgeting and bookkeeping procedures

  • Daily job costing of various operating expenses

  • Fill quarry operations parts order requests in a timely and efficient manner

  • Submit timely reports and prepare presentations/proposals as assigned

  • Notify local organizations and individuals of quarry blasting operations

  • Assist colleagues whenever necessary

  • Grow knowledge base in quarry operations and processing equipment to bring increased value to the local team

Qualifications

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication and interpersonal abilities

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects

  • Customer-service oriented

  • Able to complete complex administrative tasks with minimal supervision

  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills

  • Familiarity with office management procedures and basic accounting principles

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and other company enterprise software packages

  • Experience & qualifications in quarry/construction operations will be an advantage

  • High school diploma; Associate/Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Lifting requirements – up to 50-lbs

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. 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 talk and hear. The employee is required to sit, walk, and stand for periods of time.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust to focus.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Continuous Frequently Occasionally Not Applicable

Bend X

Kneel X

Squat X

Climb X

Stand X

Walk X

Sit X

Reach X

Drive X

Fine Motor X

Repetitive

Motion X

Right X

Left X

This position requires an employee to lift:

Continuous Frequently Occasionally Not Applicable

0 – 10 lbs X

10-25 lbs X

25-50 lbs X

50- 100 X

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 frequently works near moving, mechanical parts and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and heat. The employee frequently works outside and has exposure to some vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Continuous Frequently Occasionally Not Applicable

Hot Weather X

Cold Weather X

Wet Weather X

Exposed to Noise X

Exposed to High Heat X

Moving Equipment X

Working With Others X

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.

Internal applicants: Prior to applying for any internal position, it is a requirement that employees must first notify their manager.

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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Tilicon Connecticut, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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