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General Laborer - Columbia Asphalt 2019

Parker, WA, US, 98939

Columbia Readymix and Asphalt

 

 

Job ID:  [[149597]]

 

Columbia Asphalt & Ready-Mix, is a CRH company and is a part of the 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

Work at construction site performing general construction and clean-up tasks.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Shovel, rake and compact materials in grade and pave operations
  • Operate asphalt saw, concrete saw, chain saw and other power tools to remove asphalt and debris
  • Traffic control, including flagging and set-up of signs, cones and barriers
  • Operate water truck, oil distributors and other equipment as instructed
  • Perform underground adjustments (i.e. manholes, catch basins).
  • Measure, mark, paint and stake per measurements for grade and pave operations
  • Load, unload from work truck and clean tools and equipment as needed
  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in different areas of production.

 

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) preferred.
  • Previous asphalt paving operations and/or construction related experience highly preferred.

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Must have a valid driver’s license. 
  • Must pass pre-work physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing.

 

Work Requirements

  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance and attendance.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends/holidays.
  • Demonstrates ability to work and communicate well with Supervisors, Truck Drivers, Heavy Equipment Operators and other employees.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow written and/or verbal instructions.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.

 

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.

 

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!

 

Columbia Asphalt & Ready-Mix is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

Date Posted:  Aug 12, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima

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