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Remote Plant Operator & Quality Control Technician - Minturn, CO

Minturn, CO, US, 81645

United Companies


Job ID:  275759


United Companies, is a CRH Company. Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   



This is a skilled position involving responsibility for the safe operation of heavy equipment, remote plant operation and sampling of Ready-Mix concrete materialsResponsibilities include proper collection of materials to be tested, proper and accurate analysis of the materials, and accurate reporting and documentation of results, startup and shutdown of production facility and operation of front-end loader.  This position requires job site visits and interaction with customers and general public.  This position will include general labor responsibilities including safely performing plant maintenance duties and other various manual tasks.  Position reports to the area Plant Operator.  Driving of a company vehicle will be required.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participates in daily TRACK meetings plus weekly safety meetings.
  • Assists in plant production of materials and ensures for the efficient working condition of the plant.
  • Ensures that all assigned equipment is properly maintained, clean, in safe working order and operated properly.   
  • Prepares plant for operations at the beginning of each shift and performs shut down procedures at the end of day.
  • Operates front end loader, skid steer, and other equipment as needed.
  • Performs routine plant & mobile equipment maintenance and repairs as needed.
  • Safely and efficiently collect samples for testing.
  • Perform sampling, testing and reporting procedures according to established protocol, having the ability to test material samples and recording test results in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Promptly report non-compliant tests to plant operator when applicable.
  • Maintain daily record of test results, prepare daily reports and submit results to plant operator.
  • Perform daily housekeeping operations and maintain a clean plant environment.
  • Properly follow all company policies and MSHA & OSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environmental best practices. 
    • Report any problems to the Plant Operator, Area Manager, Safety Manager, or Human Resources Manager.
  • Perform job tasks in accordance with industry best practices and requirements of the equipment (lifting, carrying, sitting, walking, and climbing).
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred. One to two years related experience preferred


Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should be able to type and use keyboards accurately and have knowledge of Database software. 


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

ACI Field Level I Preferred.

CDL Class A or B with Tanker Endorsement Preferred


Other Qualifications

May be subject to drug testing and physical agility testing.


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
  • Hourly Range: $19.00 to $26.00


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!


United Companies is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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


Date Posted:  May 21, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Denver

Job Segment: Plant, Technician, Plant Operator, Maintenance, Equipment Operator, Technology, Manufacturing