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Asphalt Crew Equipment Operator - RiverBend Materials (Salem, OR)

Salem, OR, US, 97317

River Bend Materials



Job ID:  173139


RiverBend Materials, a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  


Position Overview

This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of various types of construction equipment. Previous experience with a roller and screed operation a plus!   


Position responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to: 

All aspects of asphalt paving and rock grading.  Operate roller, paver or screed, blade, backhoe or other heavy equipment to spread, level, and compact dirt, aggregates, and/or asphalt mix.  Assist crew including shoveling, raking, and compacting of asphalt materials.  Must have the ability to perform the operation of mainline asphalt paving equipment and perform work safely in high traffic situations. Operate a commercial vehicle - dump truck with trailer and/or water truck.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move anywhere up to 50 lbs. Physical abilities test will be required. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid outside weather conditions and extreme heat. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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 ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to follow detailed verbal and written instruction
  • Ability to do basic math
  • Ability to operate construction equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Current Driver’s License is required
  • Current commercial driver's license is preferred


  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Asphalt paving operations and/or construction-related experience required.
  • Previous experience with roller and screed operation is a plus.
  • Grade or pave experience with an understanding of grading, drainage, survey staking, and asphalt compaction is desirable but not a necessity.


What CRH Americas 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 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.


CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family!


River Bend Sand & Gravel is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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


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Nearest Major Market: Salem

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Manufacturing