Assistant Asphalt Plant Manager - Kissimmee, FL

Kissimmee, FL, US, 34744

Preferred Materials - Asphalt


Job ID:  486183

Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division, part of CRH South Division of Companies, is the leader in production of high-quality hot mix and warm mix asphalt, and, with a team of skilled contracting professionals, Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division also offers design-build and conventional-bid-build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects.  Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, and with offices throughout Florida, Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division performs asphalt paving, grading, and related roadway services.  Our employees make Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division a great place to work.  We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.




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 Preferred Materials is the company for you!  Apply for the Assistant Plant Manager position today and jumpstart your career with the CRH Americas family! 


Job Description Summary

  • Assures Asphalt Plant’s production levels are maintained safely to schedule.
  • Closely monitors all areas of production, load out and sales to ensure that proper control and processing work is carried out to the highest standard.
  • Assists Plant crew and level 1 A or 2 QC and Design technicians in responding to any technical or staffing issues that arise.
  • Alters production in accordance with mix design and materials required.
  • Manages the production process by setting, monitoring and reporting performance targets
  • Manages and regulates the Asphalt Plant budget.
  • Provides information and statistics on performance to HMA General Manager, HMA Production Manager and other senior managers as requested.
  • Maintains up-to-date records to include inventory, inspection systems, checklists and financials.
  • Keeps abreast of applicable health, safety and environmental regulations and training assuring they are implemented throughout the Asphalt Plant.
  • Conducts regular site inspections to assure compliance
  • Assesses equipment, orders new materials as required, coordinates with internal and external maintenance to address plant and equipment readiness. Assures that all vehicles on site are maintained to good standard.
  • Works with direct reports to establish development plans.
  • Must have excellent communication skills to achieve or exceed the customer expectations.
  • Must be able to be flexible and deal with customer order changes.
  • Provides continuous coaching, constructive feedback and general work direction.
  • Recipient of continuous coaching, feedback and general work direction from customers.
  • Issues corrective action as necessary.
  • Participates in succession planning.
  • Provides training and development opportunities for crew.


Work Requirements

  • 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.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age due to nature of working environment.
  • Five combined years of construction, testing or plant production operation supervision experience is required.
  • At least five combined years of experience operating, troubleshooting and solving problems with equipment, vendors, suppliers and customers is required.


Education / Experience

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Asphalt Plant experience of 3 years or more.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive 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!


Preferred Materials, Inc., a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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




Date:  Nov 26, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Orlando

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