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Heavy Equipment Operator - Martinsville, VA

Chilhowie, VA, US, 24319

W-L Construction and Paving Inc

 

 

Job ID:  313881

 

W-L Construction and Paving, a CRH company, is one of southwest Virginia’s largest grading contractors and the largest paving contractor in the area employing more than 350 employees during the construction months. W-L performs all aspects of roadway construction including grading, paving, stone, concrete, and utilities with paving operations exceeding one million tons per year. With multiple locations throughout the state of Virginia, W-L prides itself on its ability to provide a multitude of services to many customers in various geographical locations. In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH.  CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Heavy Equipment Operator
Heavy Equipment Operators needed for grading project in Martinsville, VA.


 

Job Description Summary

  • Crew member essential in operating various types of equipment.

 

Requirements

  • Must partner with other employees as instructed by site manager to ensure daily schedules are met.
  • Attendance required according to attendance policy to ensure crew ability to operate at a normal efficiency level.
  • Physical ability to excavate/operate equipment under temperature extremes and for extended hours of time. Normal shift is 8-12 hours.
  • Attitude/cooperation: always maintain courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, and the general public.
  • Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes and time of shift changes.
  • Overtime work required. 
  • Ability to excavate designated areas with attention to detail and emphasis on craftsmanship.
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment on rough grade work.
  • Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
  • Ability to follow OSHA safety guidelines as well as those set forth by the company policy.
  • Ability to follow instructions of supervisor/site manager in order to adhere to company policies, safety guidelines.

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.

 

What CRH Americas 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 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!

 

W-L Construction and Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

Date Posted:  Sep 16, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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