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Truck Foreperson - Rifle, CO

Rifle, CO, US, 81650

United Companies

 


Job ID:  284442

 

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.   

 

Position Overview

The Trucking Foreman will be directly responsible for AGG asphalt dump truck drivers and trucks including the hiring process for dump truck drivers. They will support our mixer drivers and mixer fleet. They will also assist with new driver training, support our safety department, and help manage our hired hauler fleet in the field. The position is very mobile, the foreperson will spend most of their time on the road during the day. 

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Lead employee candidate interviews for open positions.
  • Assists with implementation and direction of the driver training programs, CAPs and Human Performance training/coaching.
  • Assists Internal Scheduler with review of daily schedules and truck demands.
  • Assist schedulers with onsite evaluations for deliveries.
  • Onsite assistance guiding and directing trucks.
  • Works with Safety Department to complete safety incident investigations and reporting as requested.
  • Lead safety meetings and tool box talks.
  • Assists with other projects as assigned.

 

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; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft suite of tools including Excel, Word and Outlook.  Must be able to use the internet effectively.
  • Commercial Class “A” Driver’s License is required. Tanker and Air Brakes endorsements preferred.

 

Work Requirements

  • Must be 18 years in age or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays when necessary.

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • The ability to tactfully communicate information, ideas and directions in a manner that others will understand.
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of interview techniques and possess sound judgement when making decisions.
  • Demonstrate a hands-on, collaborative approach; work well in a team as well as independently.          
  • Demonstrate through knowledge of DOT regulations and reporting.
  • Strong understanding of Android based telematics is preferred.  

 


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.

  • Able to communicate with others by email, telephone and in person.
  • Able to utilize a computer for word processing, email communication, and preparation of documents and presentations.
  • Able to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to frequently walk and sit as well as occasionally required to stand and reach.
  • Ability to occasionally climb stairs, ladders, inclined walkways and access elevated platforms.

 

Work Environment

The noise level in the regular work environment is usually moderate.  While performing duties of this job in the plant environment, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the plant 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.

 

 

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
  • Company vehicle provided
  • Hourly Range:  $24.00 to $28.00

 

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 15, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Colorado