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Forklift Operator - Pleasanton, CA

Pleasanton, CA, US, 94566

Oldcastle Infrastructure
Infrastructure

 

 

Job ID:  289826

Non-Exempt

 

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

 

The Forklift Operator is responsible for assisting designated Machine Operator or Production Team in a variety of functions. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following: 

 

  • Safely transport finished product
  • Unload incoming truck shipments
  • Perform routine maintenance, clean up, yard work, warehouse, production, utilities, material handling and any other assigned duties 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Move controls and levers that operate a forklift in order to load, unload, transport and stack materials ranging in weights from 50 lbs. to 50,000 lbs.
  • Load trucks with specified product, sign off on pick ticket
  • Perform routine maintenance on forklift, such as cleaning filters, lubricating, recharging batteries, checking safety devices and fueling gas tank
  • Handle assignments in a repetitive and/or sequential order for completing tasks assigned
  • Keep work area clean
  • Use safety gear at all times and follows all safety regulations
  • Report any unsafe conditions or defective equipment to the supervisor immediately
  • Clean up around machinery and maintain the surrounding area keeping them free of debris during down time
  • Clean floors and pick up reusable scrap for salvage
  • Transport trash and debris away from production areas
  • Responsible for keeping pallets neat and orderly
  • Operate machinery or equipment as trained and instructed following safety guidelines at all times
  • Operate a variety of hand tools
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities from time to time as deemed necessary by the company

 

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
 

  • Applicant must be able to complete certification program
  • Prefer verifiable experience of operating 20,000 lbs plus forklift, preferably with concrete products
  • Yard supervision experience preferred but not required
  • Good attendance and positive attitude a must
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or a comparable combination of education, training, and experience
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Lifting may be required with assistance provided if needed
  • Must have the ability to read a tape measure
  • Must be able to demonstrate lock out tag out procedures
  • Ability to follow company production and safety procedures
  • Able to pass internal training
  • Must attend safety meetings

 

Physical Environment

 

  • Lifting may be required with assistance provided if needed

 

 

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 Infrastructure, 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.

 

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Date Posted:  Jul 1, 2021


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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