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Asphalt Plant Operator - Harrison

Springdale, AR, US, 72762

APAC - Central-Central West Region - NWA



Job ID:  292386


APAC Central Inc., is a CRH company producing and providing crushed aggregate materials, sand, ready-mix concrete, asphalt, and performing as a regional heavy highway/infrastructure construction firm serving Arkansas, Oklahoma, and southern Missouri. APAC-Central, Inc. and its founding companies have been serving our customers since early in the 20th Century and look forward to continued success in the 21st Century!


Asphalt Plant Operator 


Position Overview

Coordinates all asphalt production. Worker is responsible for general maintenance and cleanliness of all plant operations.


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Maintain asphalt plant operations to ensure timely production of asphalt.
  • Verify specified asphalt mix and enter correct mix design into computer. Monitor gauges, dials and operation of machinery to ensure conformance to processing specifications.
  • Coordinate production and loading of all asphalt leaving the plant.
  • Communicate and receive directions from dispatch, drivers, operators and customers via radio or phone.
  • Service and grease plant parts, i.e. change belts, grease bearings, and maintain cleanliness of the plant.
  • Order and maintain inventory of plant parts, grease, asphalt oil, etc.
  • Direct general operations of loader operator, laborer and scale operator.
  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in different areas of production.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


Knowledge/Skill Requirements

Use of machines, tools, equipment; front end loader, hand and power tools, jackhammer, welding equipment, shovel, rake, broom.


Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Occasional lifting of up to 50# floor to overhead with lifting of 51 to 100+# only as a team lift or with mechanical lifting devices, Occasional carrying of up to 50# within a range of 50 feet max and 51 to 100+# only as a team lift or with mechanical lifting devices, Pushing/Pulling, never more than 100+#, Seldom 51 - 100# waist to shoulder, Occasional 21 - 50#, and Frequently 1 - 20# floor to head, Reaching occasionally above shoulder height and below knee height, Frequent waist to shoulder, Seldom crawling, Occasional neck rotation - flex/extend, bending, stooping, twisting, crouching, squatting, kneeling, crawling, and frequent climbing stairs typically 3-4 onto equipment machinery and 21 stairs to control office, occasional climbing of ladders, step ladders, frequent sitting and walking, constant standing and standing work combined, frequent handling/grasping, occasional forceful grap, finger and fine manipulation, repetitive upper extremity movements and use of low impact tools, with seldom use of high impact tools.  Vision requires depth perception, near/far vision, adequate hearing ability to communicate with co-workers and supervisor and ability to adequately articulate and communicate with customers and supervisors.


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!


APAC Central Inc. 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 12, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Fayetteville

Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Welding, Equipment Operator, Laborer, Manufacturing, Engineering