Shipping Operator - Branford, FL

Branford, FL, US, 32008

Ash Grove Cement Company



Job ID:  480426


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.


Position: Shipping Operator
Reports to: Distribution Manager

Shift: 12-hour rotating swing shift 7:00 a.m. -7:00 p.m. ET and 7:00 p.m.- 7:00 a.m. ET

At Ash Grove Cement, people are our first priority. We offer a complete benefits package to include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401k with company match and profit sharing
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Time
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Disability Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Growth Opportunities and more!


What you’ll be contributing:


  • Performs pre-shift inspections on equipment and workplace
  • Maintains equipment for proper operation, cleans filters, lubricates blowers and compressors, grease valves, checks blow downs, and bag houses, cleans scales
  • Maintain housekeeping procedures in load out
  • Learns and assisted with bagging operations
  • Count, weigh and record the number of units of materials moved
  • Follow plant safety policies
  • Must be able to work any shift as per marketing requirements.
  • Other duties as assigned.


To succeed in this position, you will need:


  • High School Diploma, or equivalent
  • Ability to perform tasks that include walking, climbing equipment, working within confined spaces, and lifting up to 100 lbs
  • Working knowledge of PC operations and software
  • Ability to read, write and understand English proficiently
  • Must be able to work on any of the various shifts, including nights, weekends, and holidays, if necessary
  • Experience in a manufacturing-based environment
  • Reasonable accommodation may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential responsibilities and duties
  • While performing the duties of this position, the following physical attributes include, but are not limited to climbing, walking, standing, bending, working at extreme heights; frequent lifting, and/or moving up to 15 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds.


What to expect in a cement environment:


Work to be performed in a shop environment as well as outdoor exposure throughout the plant. Mild exposure to cement dust, heat, cold, and noise requires compliance with specified safety guidelines and procedures. Exposure to high elevations of up to 250 feet in height. Exposure to all weather conditions. Normal operation of mobile equipment may result in jarring and vibratory exposure.


What’s next for you?


We provide stability and advancement opportunities across North America. Use our tuition reimbursement program to help you meet your career goals.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. The employee will be required to follow all job instructions of his/her supervisor and to perform other work assignments related to plant operations that are not inconsistent with the current labor contract, past practices, or safety policies.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A 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!


Ash Grove Cement, 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:  May 12, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Lake City

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Shipping and Receiving, Warehouse, Manufacturing, Operations