3rd Shift Quarry Loader Operator - Wharton, NJ

Wharton, NJ, US, 07885

Tilcon New York Inc



Job ID:  498349


Safety, Integrity, Quality are the foundation or core values on which Tilcon New York Inc., a CRH company operates.  Located in New York and New Jersey, Tilcon New York Inc. is an integrated materials company with multiple quarry locations, water terminals, heavy highway construction division, asphalt and recycle plants.  Tilcon manufactures sells and ships, made in the USA, products of crushed stone, asphalt, sand, gravel and recycled materials throughout New York, New Jersey, and some areas of Pennsylvania.  Growth opportunity, professional development and a culture of support and resources are provided to each employee for their personal growth and success within Tilcon New York Inc., and CRH.


Position Overview: Quarry Loader Operator 

  • Ensure safe, efficient, and proper operation of heavy construction equipment to lift and transport materials to and from storage or processing areas to feed conveyors, hoppers, chutes, and load trucks or rail cars.  
  • May be called upon at discretion of the Plant Manager/Shift Supervisor to perform any other duties assigned and to assist other departments if necessary. Additional duties as assigned or required 


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions) 

  • Operate straight or articulated rubber – tired, tractor-type vehicle with front-mounted hydraulically powered bucket or scoop 
  • Perform daily pre-shift procedures  
  • Communicate with and cooperate with truckers and customers as required 
  • Perform equipment maintenance on a routine basis, i.e., lubrication, fueling and cleaning loader  
  • Wear a hardhat, safety glasses, steel-toed footwear, gloves, hearing protection and respirator as needed 




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


  • High School or GED 
  • Successful completion of MSHA/OSHA Training  


Work Requirements 

  • Thorough operational knowledge and skills of specific equipment to be operated 
  • Ability to operate assigned equipment safely and efficiently  
  • Ability to service the assigned equipment to ensure maximum operating efficiency  


Knowledge/Skill Requirements  

  • Basic mechanical skills needed.  
  • Must possess the ability to properly splice and maintain conveyor belts.  
  • Must be able to identify areas of containment.  
  • Ability to carry out simple oral and written instructions.  
  • Basic mathematical skills  
  • Able to perform all duties without a direct threat of injury to the individual or others.  
  • Ability to operate assigned equipment safely and efficiently.  
  • Demonstrates safe, productive job performance.  
  • Ability to communicate effectively with and work well with other personnel.  
  • Ability to carry out simple oral and written instructions and deal with simple problems.  
  • Ability to read English.  
  • Ability to read English language sufficiently to read information contained in reports, manuals and regulations.  
  • Ability to Read & Report Various Measurements  
  • Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another.  
  • Ability to work in a team environment.  


Work Requirements   

  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and company procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.  
  • Ability to work scheduled overtime and weekends and occasional night shifts.  
  • Available for emergency overtime when the need arises. This may include weekend hours.  


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.  



  • Fine motor  
  • Repetitive motion   
  • Right   
  • Left   


  • Bend  
  • Stand  
  • Walk  
  • Reach  


  • Kneel   
  • Squat  
  • Climb  



This position requires an employee to lift:  


  • 0 – 10 lbs.   


  • 10 – 25 lbs.  
  • 25 – 50 lbs.  
  • 50 – 90 lbs. 



  • Distance vision  
  • Peripheral vision  
  • Depth perception  
  • Ability to adjust focus  


Work Environment 

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


This job will require field work. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.  



  • Exposed to noise  
  • Moving equipment  
  • Works with Others 


  • Hot weather  
  • Cold weather  
  • Wet weather  


  • Exposed to high heat  
  • Working at Heights   


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


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 official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Tilcon New York Inc., a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date:  Jul 10, 2024

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Plant, Plant Manager, Hydraulics, Manufacturing, Engineering