OldCastle Loader Operator / 2nd Shift - Quakertown, PA in Quakertown, Pennsylvania

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Oldcastle Lawn & Garden, a division of Oldcastle, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities. We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.

Job Summary

This position will operate a forklift and front-end loader in a rugged outdoor, unpaved environment. Operators will use loaders to move bulk material throughout a manufacturing facility, while adhering to safety policies and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements.

  • Observes equipment operation to detect machine malfunction.

  • Performs routine maintenance to include lubricating, fueling and cleaning.

  • Inspect and complete equipment report daily.

  • Ability to move levers, shift gears, depress pedals and maneuver steering wheel to operator equipment.

Requirements / Education / Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience using heavy equipment/front end loader

  • High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

  • Able to sit for extended periods in operation of equipment on varying surfaces (paved, dirt, multilevel)

  • Able to climb up & down from cab heights with ease multiple times per hour.

  • Must be able to work safely in a busy mulch yard, judging distances and operating equipment with precision.

  • Must be able to work affectively in extreme outdoor climate(s) - cold, heat, rain, fog

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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Lawn and Garden is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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