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Heavy Mobile Equipment Operator - Middle Island, NY

Middle Island, NY, US, 11953

Oldcastle Infrastructure
P&P - North



Job ID:  381880



Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.

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Job Description Summary


Oldcastle Precast is seeking a person experienced in operating a heavy (80,000lb) forklift and mobile gantry crane. Starting hourly wage of $21.40+ based on experience.


Duties include:


  • Move precast concrete product around yard using crane or forklift
  • Load or unload product onto transportation
  • Safely attach lifting latches and hoists
  • Inspect Products before shipment and confirm labels
  • Recognize and report operational problems to Supervisor
  • Demonstrate competence in the operation of required equipment
  • Maintain pre-operation checklist
  • Clean and maintain equipment
  • Safely operate equipment and communicate with other employees about safety related matters
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed




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.


Experience and Required Skills


  • Must have experience operating an equivalent heavy equipment, at least 3 years preferred
  • Required physical examination 
  • Willingness to also work as a laborer in precast concrete production
  • Excellent depth perception and coordination
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with team members
  • Able to understand and apply basic mathematical skills (adding, subtracting, multiplication, and division) to the extent of determining weight of items to be lifted
  • Good attendance and positive attitude a must
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals
  • Complete and pass all necessary safety courses
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to be a self-starter and work independently
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignments 


Physical Requirements


  • Lifting may be required with assistance provided if needed



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!


Oldcastle Infrastructure, 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 Posted:  Jun 2, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Forklift, Warehouse, Chemical Engineer, Laborer, Manufacturing, Engineering