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Asphalt Plant Operator - Hays, KS

Hays, KS, US, 67601

APAC - Kansas - Shears

 

City:  [[Hays]]
State:  [[Kansas]]
Postal/Zip Code: [[67601]]

 

APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction, a part of the CRH Company, is a multi-million dollar heavy highway contractor that was established in 1874, and has multiple asphalt plants, ready mix plants, rock quarries and sand operations in Kansas.  Shears is diversified with public, private and commercial work including paving, utility, dirt-grading and concrete flat work.  Our valued employees produce quality work and products in a competitive market with safety first at all times.  If you are seeking a rewarding career with challenging work, a variety of responsibilities, potential for advancement and looking for benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel, come join our team. 

 

 

Asphalt Plant Operator:  Do you want to work for a company that values your skills? Do you want to work for a company that values safety above all else? Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then CRH is the company for you! Apply for the Asphalt Plant Operator position today and jump start your career with the CRH family.

 

Job Description Summary 
The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co-workers and managers.

  • Responsible for the scheduling, production, and delivery of all material at their plant location

  • Maintain material/ product inventories

  • Produce quality product on schedule

  • Help maintain all plant production components.

  • Help maintain all transportation equipment

  • Operate and maintain equipment properly

  • Work with dispatchers on all orders to ensure they are correct

  • Ensure sufficient stock to maintain proper equipment maintenance

  • Responsible for all costs associated with running the plant and meeting/ exceeding production numbers

  • Ensure proper coding of related invoices

  • Prepare necessary reports in a timely manner

  • Perform the duties of a heavy equipment operator when necessary

  • Perform the duties of a construction worker/ laborer when necessary

  • Adhere to our safety culture and help ensure a safe working environment

  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

 

Work Requirements 
The ideal candidate will:

  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.

  • Pass a pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical.

  • Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document.

  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times.

  • Report to work at the designated start time.

  • Be able to work long hours when required.

  • Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.

  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.

  • Must be able to complete safe driver training, possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

  • May be required to have or acquire a CDL as necessary

  • Be at least age 18 years of age.

 

Education/Experience

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Applications with the ability to learn new software systems as needed.

  • Be able to communicate appropriately with co-workers, supervisors, and the general public.

  • Be knowledgeable of materials and equipment needed to perform tasks.

  • Be able to read plans and specifications

  • Ability to use decision making skills for cost effective solutions on jobs in the absence of a foreman

  • Mathematical understanding in order to calculate grades, slopes, dumps, etc.

  • Be able to calculate grades needed from plans

  • Related experience in construction field, minimum 5 years (desired)

 

Key Words:  Asphalt Plant, Operator, Construction, Hays

 

What CRH 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

CRH 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 family. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH 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 CRG  family!

 

 

 

APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

EOE / M / F / Vet / Disability  

 

 

Date Posted:  Oct 15, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Hays

Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Equipment Operator, Labor, Laborer, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering