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Loader Operator - Gretna, NE

Gretna, NE, US, 68028

Lyman-Richey Sand & Gravel Company

 

 

Job ID:  351001

Lyman-Richey Sand & Gravel Company, A CRH Company, has been supplying aggregate materials for construction and development projects for more than 130 years. What began with a single clamshell dredge and a horse and wagon has evolved into a large-scale production and trucking business with several plants in the Omaha metro area along Nebraska’s Platte River.

 

 

Position Overview

The Loader Operator will be responsible for accurately loading customer trucks in a safe and efficient manner with a 7 cubic yard front end loader. Must have experience loading trucks on unpaved surfaces. Experience running other heavy equipment is a plus.


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Operate front-end loader to transport materials to and from storage and processing areas.
  • Operate front-end loader to feed conveyors.
  • Inspect equipment prior to operation for any safety or maintenance issues.
  • Perform routine maintenance on the loader such as lubricating, fueling and cleaning.
  • Create and maintain inclines and ramps to excavated materials.

 

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.

Six months to one year of experience as a loader operator or similar role.   

Experience running other heavy equipment is a plus.
 

Work Requirements

  • Must be 18 years in age or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Report to work dressed appropriately and ready to begin work at the designated start time.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work independently within in a team environment and assist the team with other duties as required.

 
Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Experience running other heavy equipment is a plus.
  • Knowledge of the concrete production and aggregate needs.  
  • Demonstrate an ability to work with others. 
  • Demonstrate comfort in communicating with others to complete tasks.
  • Ability to observe safety and security procedures.
  • Ability to be self-sufficient and perform tasks and duties without immediate supervision.
  • Demonstrate ability to wear and use proper PPE at all times.

 
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 accomodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
  • Frequent standing, walking, reaching and climbing
  • Frequent sitting and operating heavy equipment/loader.
  • Position will occasionally require climbing of ladders and steps. 
  • The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. 

 

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, hear, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel or crouch, and talk.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 
Work Environment

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, typical seasonal cold and heat temperatures.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

 

 

 

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!

 

Lyman-Richey Sand & Gravel Co. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

Date Posted:  Jun 21, 2022


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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