OldCastle Weighmaster/Water Truck Operator in Wall Lake, Iowa
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Come join Dolomite Products Co., Inc. and begin the rest of your future with us. Dolomite’s recruiting Vision Statement is to provide a World Class development program that attracts, retains, and produces emerging leaders within Dolomite and throughout Oldcastle. By combining a whole company approach with individual mentorship, formal and hands-on education, we provide an opportunity for our employees to be immersed in our cultural values that have lead us to profitability and success. Start your career today and apply!!
Customer oriented position to weigh customer trucks and issuing proof of purchase.
Perform tasks involving physical labor on-site. Will operate water truck and other pieces of equipment as needed
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Weighing customer trucks and issuing proof of purchase
Working with internal and external customers to ensure delivery
Operate Water Truck
Be able to cut steel and weld steel
Clean or prepare sites to eliminate possible hazards.
Adjust handwheels and depress pedals to control attachments, such as blades, buckets, scrapers, or brooms.
Start engines, move throttles, switches, or levers, or depress pedals to operate machines, such as bulldozers, trench excavators, road graders, or backhoes.
Coordinate machine actions with other activities, positioning or moving loads and machinery within a busy environment
Drive and maneuver equipment in a safe manner
Load and move dirt, rocks, debris or other materials using a variety of equipment i.e. sweeper, shovels or related equipment.
Check fuel and other general maintenance on equipment
Maintain and clean tools, equipment, or materials to ensure items are in usable condition.
Engage in good work procedures and work standards that will ensure adequate performance and personnel safety
Perform preventive maintenance and assist in repairs as needed
Ensure compliance with company policies or procedures
Familiar with aggregate operations.
Good computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Abide by Dolomite established Guiding Principles: Integrity, Communication, Recognition, Action and Results Oriented, Positive Attitude, Work Ethic, Growth and Development, and Commitment.
Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public.
Possess a strong drive to fulfill commitments and tremendous enthusiasm. Must be punctual and self-motivated.
Report to the assigned job site with appropriate personal protective equipment and ready to begin work at the designated start time.
Overtime may be necessary during the prime operating months.
Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Environmental, Health & Safety Manual.
Strict adherence to Dolomite policies and procedures as outlined in the Safety Handbook.
Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to: Fall Protection, Gloves, Hard Hat, Hearing Protection, Padlocks for Lockout/Tag out, Safety (hard toe) Shoes.
QUALIFICATION / REQUIREMENTS
Individuals must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations, using some combination of skills and abilities.
A strong commitment to safety and adherence to applicable federal, state and local regulations is a must.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
1-2 years’ experience within an aggregate operations environment preferred.
Strong communication skills a plus
Valid State Driver’s license.
COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE SKILLS:
Ability to read and speak the English language sufficiently to comprehend and communicate to others the requirements of technical specifications, regulations, reports, and manuals.
Ability to apply commonsense and understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. The individual have the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Also must be able to define problems, collect data, establish fact and draw valid conclusions.
Walking, occasional climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and traveling over irregular terrain. Some tasks involve: prolonged periods of standing and/or exposure to noise or weather, good motor coordination, finger dexterity, and color discrimination. All essential duties must be performed without posing a direct threat to their own, or others, health and safety, with or without the use of a reasonable accommodation.
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 regularly works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibration. The employee frequently works in high, precarious places and is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock.
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
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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