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Heavy Equipment Operator - Capital District, NY

South Bethlehem, NY, US, 12161

Callanan Industries Inc

Job ID:  219959

Callanan Industries, Inc., a CRH Company, was founded in 1883 as an aggregate mining company.  Over a century later, Callanan Industries, Inc. continues to be a leading supplier of paving materials and construction services, providing a complete range of high quality aggregates, asphalt paving, and ready mix concrete products to state, federal, municipal, commercial, and private customers with operations throughout New York State and Western Massachusetts.  Callanan Industries, Inc. was purchased by CRH Americas in 1985.  


Job Description Summary
Various task of heavy equipment operation in plant

  • Operates equipment in safe and professional manner
  • Keep equipment clean inside and outside
  • Report any accident or incident to supervisor
  • Performs pre and post-trip equipment inspections, including fluid levels and greasing. Fill out daily vehicle condition report.
  • Informs Service Technician and supervisor of any maintenance or repairs needed
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times
  • Keep log book on work area Inspection
  • Work long hours and weekends
  • Cover vacations in different task when needed
  • Loading customers and company trucks in yard
  • Assist with plant maintence and plant operations
  • Travel to other plant locations
  • Work night or day shift

The ideal candidate will:

  • Demonstrate good performance, safety and attendance
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently, without direct supervision
  • Demonstrate a willingness to work overtime and weekends/holidays/nights
  • Demonstrates ability to work and communicate well with Supervisors, Truck Drivers, Other Equipment Operators and other employees
  • Demonstrate the ability to conform to and maintain MSHA, OSHA and all other company policies or governmental state rules and regulations
  • Must have good depth perception and coordination to operate controls
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Pre-employment physical exam, pre-employment controlled substance testing and criminal background check required before being employed by Callanan Industries, Inc.
  • Regular and predictible attendance ar assigned times is required
  • Maintain the highest level of customer service and courtesy




  • Ideal candidate will have some familiarity with aggregate/asphalt operations
  • Skills on various heavy equipment


  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Experience with Quarry operations a plus



What CRH Americas Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive wages
  • Comprehensive union medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program


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!


Callanan Industries, Inc is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: Albany

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Manager, Manufacturing, Management