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Machine Operator - Gulfport, MS

Gulfport, MS, US, 39503

Coastal

 

Job ID:  153875

 

Oldcastle Coastal, a CRH company, is a division within Oldcastle APG.  APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 195 operating locations and more than 6,500 employees.

 

Summary
 

This is a “hands on”, physically demanding position involving the operation of plant machinery, associated housekeeping, light maintenance and direct supervision of line personnel as directed and specified while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures to produce a superior product. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities
 

  • Read job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements
  • Set stops or guides to specific lengths as indicated by scale, rule or templates
  • Observe machine operation to detect product defects or machine malfunction
  • Review product for inconsistencies or abnormal appearance to assuring meeting quality requirements
  • Perform light routine machine maintenance
  • Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned areas.  This will involve physically performing housekeeping tasks through the shift
  • Direct supervision of line personnel, functioning as the lead employee
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed

 

Supervisory Responsibilities 

 

Supervision will include safety, quality, productivity and housekeeping, OEE Process, 5S Program.


Qualifications

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

 

Requirements / Education / Experience
 

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; or up to six months of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals
  • Able to be a self-starter and to work independently
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form
  • Able to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Able to maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignments

 

Physical Requirements
 

  • While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time
  • Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 100 lbs.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule

 

What CRH Americas 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 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.

 

Oldcastle Coastal, a CRH company, 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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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

Date Posted:  Nov 16, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Biloxi
Nearest Secondary Market: Gulfport

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