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Equipment Operator ( Wharton, NJ)

Wharton, NJ, US, 07885

Tilcon New York Inc



Job ID:  350041


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

Operate Loader to fill cold feed bins that supply asphalt plant. The Work Shift may vary between day & night shift based on production, customer demand, etc.  Duties also include the ability to perform maintenance tasks assigned by the Plant Manager or Supervisor.

 Roles and Responsibilities

(Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Wear a hardhat, safety glasses, steel-toed footwear, gloves, hearing protection and respirator as needed
  • Perform risk assessment and prior to performing any work
  • Perform work area inspections 
  • Keep work area properly maintained for smoothness also remediation of holes and uneven ground formed from wet weather draining
  • Maintain proper fluid levels on production equipment
  • Fuel Equipment
  • Detect Safety hazards and malfunctions and respond accordingly
  • May be called upon at discretion of the Foreman to perform any other duties assigned and / or to assist other departments if necessary
  • Follow directions




  • Mechanical skills needed.
  • Must have a safety mind set.
  • High School or GED
  • Successful completion of MSHA/OSHA Training
  • Task training on an as needed basis


Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • 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.
  • 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  



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. 


Range of Motion


  • Bend
  • Kneel
  • Squat
  • Climb (ladder or stair)
  • Stand
  • Walk
  • Sit
  • Drive
  • Fine motor
  • Repetitive motion
  • Right
  • Left 

Work Environment 

  • Works in varied weather conditions: in wet, dusty, and noisy environment, hot and cold.
  • Some danger due to working around equipment/plant and/or traffic.



  • Exposed to noise
  • Moving equipment
  • Works with other


  • Hot weather
  • Cold weather
  • Wet weather


  • Exposed to high heat





  • 0-10 lbs.
  • 10-25 lbs.
  • 25- 50 lbs.


  • 50 – 100 lbs.



The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job. 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!


Tilcon New York Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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


Date Posted:  Jan 19, 2022

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Plant, Supply, Night, Plant Manager, Manufacturing, Operations