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Water Truck Driver - RiverBend Materials (Eugene, OR)

Eugene, OR, US, 97408

River Bend Materials

 

 

Job ID:  295041

 

RiverBend Materials, a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  

 

Position Overview

This position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the water truck, maintain gravel and dirt roads at the gravel plant and plant facilities – This includes asphalt plant, concrete plant and wash plant.  Occasional travel may be necessary to plant locations throughout the Willamette Valley. 

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of vehicle to ensure safe operational order and report maintenance or repair issues.
  • Water roads and plant facilities to control dust.
  • May shovel excess materials from around conveyors and other areas generating frequent build-up.
  • Perform general clean-up and maintenance as assigned.
  • Maintain environmental records of dust control activities at each plant.
  • Work with grade and pave crews and place water on grade rock for compaction reasons.
  • Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle.  Investigate abnormalities.  Complete written report of problems necessary repairs and forward to maintenance personnel.  Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials, and unusual conditions to shop personnel.  Perform operator maintenance and minor field repairs.
  • Maintain vehicle in a clean an orderly condition, inside and out.  Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations. 
  • Assist other departments in job related tasks
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed whenever necessary. 

 

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • Valid Driver License, class B preferred
  • Construction experience a plus

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Demonstrates the ability to work in a safe manner as well as maintain a safe work environment.
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude in a team environment
  • Demonstrates good internal and external customer service, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrates good performance, safety, attendance and punctuality
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision  
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow written and/or verbal instructions
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical

 

Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to signal and handle equipment. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move anywhere up to 50 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

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!

 

RiverBend Materials is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

Date Posted:  Jul 15, 2021


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