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Laborer 1

Clancy, MT, US, 59634

Ash Grove Cement Company



Job ID:  330539


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 the Midwest, Texas and Western United States. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.



Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures, performs general clean-up and maintenance duties.



  • Performs general clean-up duties around the plant including sweeping floors and cleaning up spills around plant machinery and equipment.
  • Replaces brick in the kiln and cooler, and performs chain work and castable pours.
  • Cleans and bags dust collectors.
  • Sorts and adds mill balls (raw and finish) as needed.  Cleans division and discharge grates.
  • Hauls dust (CKD) as directed using mobile equipment.
  • Load CKD trucks for customers.
  • Performs general maintenance and construction work including, but not limited to, concrete pours, wood construction, wire pulling, painting, minor equipment repair, etc.
  • Unplugs chutes, feeders, cooler, crushers, drags and screws, and air slides.
  • Performs duties for other plant employees as vacation relief.
  • Observes all safety rules and regulations.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  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.



Ability to read and understand warning labels, instructions, signs and similar information.  Knowledge of addition, subtraction and percentages.  Ability to successfully pass Ash Grove's Essential Function Test.  Knowledge and understanding of general plant operations.


Ability to safely and effectively operate a truck, dust truck, case loader, various forklifts, RT-80 forklift, sweeper, hyster, shovel, broom, wheelbarrow, several sizes of air hammers, brick saw, skill saw, port-a-power, hammers weighing up to 16 pounds, pry bar, poker, water hose, air hose, air lance, screwdriver, wrenches, welders, bricking machine, paint brush, and related equipment.


Work requires lifting heavy objects weighing between 50-100 pounds; working at heights of up to 150 feet; performing strenuous work while on a ladder; operating a jackhammer; working and walking on rough and slippery surfaces, curved surfaces, ladders, narrow surfaces, and in knee-deep mud and water; and working in awkward positions and in confined spaces.



Exposed to heat, noise, dust, all weather conditions, petroleum coke, coal, poor lighting, poor ventilation, and being tied-off and working in a precarious position.  Normal operation of mobile equipment may result in jarring and vibratory exposure.


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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Oct 12, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Helena
Nearest Secondary Market: Montana

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