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Forklift / Loader Operator - Defuniak Springs, FL

Defuniak Springs, FL, US, 32435

Oldcastle Architectural
APG East

 

Job ID:  269779

 

Oldcastle Coastal, a CRH company, is a division within Oldcastle APG.  APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 195 operating locations and more than 6,500 employees.

 

Job Summary

 

This position will operate a forklift and front-end loader in a rugged outdoor, unpaved environment.  Operators will use loaders to move bulk material throughout a manufacturing facility while adhering to safety policies and procedures. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements
  • Observes equipment operation to detect machine malfunction
  • Performs routine maintenance to include lubricating, fueling, and cleaning
  • Inspect and complete equipment report daily
  • Ability to move levers, shift gears, depress pedals, and maneuver steering wheel to operator equipment
  • All other duties as assigned

 

Requirements / Education / Experience

 

  • At least 2 years’ experience using heavy equipment/front end loader 
  • High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Able to sit for extended periods in operation of equipment on varying surfaces (paved, dirt, multilevel)
  • Able to climb up & down from cab heights with ease multiple times per hour
  • Must be able to work safely in a busy block yard, judging distances and operating equipment with precision
  • Must be able to work affectively in extreme outdoor climate(s) - cold, heat, rain, fog

 

What CRH Americas 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 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.

 

Oldcastle Coastal, a CRH company, 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!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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

 

Date Posted:  Apr 6, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Panama City

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