Asphalt Equipment Operator

Wichita, KS, US, 67217

APAC - Kansas - Shears

 

 

Job ID:  496370

 

APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction, is a multi-million dollar heavy highway contractor that was established in 1874, and has multiple asphalt plants, ready mix plants, rock quarries and sand operations in Kansas.  Shears is diversified with public, private and commercial work including paving, utility, dirt-grading and concrete flat work.  Our valued employees produce quality work and products in a competitive market with safety first at all times.  If you are seeking a rewarding career with challenging work, a variety of responsibilities, potential for advancement and looking for benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel, come join our team. 

 

Traveling Equipment Operator:  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 CRH is the company for you! Apply for the Heavy Equipment Operator position today and jump start your career with the CRH family. 

 


Job Description Summary 
The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co-workers and managers. 

  • Ability to operate various pieces of heavy equipment, including loaders, excavators, dozers, graders, backhoes, etc.
  • Be familiar with and incorporate information derived from the manuals for the individual equipment being operated.
  • Be familiar with the equipment and Daily Equipment Checklist
  • Communicate with Project Manager/Foreperson as to the daily job specifications; operate the equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Perform daily pre-start up procedures; i.e. note the service due date, check fluid levels and make sure the equipment to be used is in good running order, complete Daily Equipment Checklist
  • Discuss with supervisor the anticipated production, type of materials being    moved, number of trucks, etc.
  • Be aware of other equipment working on the project and coordinate to work with the other equipment.
  • When possible, leave the equipment in a place that is readily accessible to the Equipment Mover.
  • Keep equipment clean.  Wiping down equipment not only promotes positive public image, but enables the operator to inspect the equipment close range.
  • Ability to follow directions. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

  • Ability to perform the essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation.

 

Work Requirements 
The ideal candidate will: 

  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. 

  • Pass a pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical. 

  • Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document. 

  • 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. 

  • Be able to work long hours when required. 

  • Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook. 

  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.

    Must be able to complete safe driver training, possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

  • May be required to have or acquire a CDL as necessary

  • Be at least age 18 years of age. 

 

Education/Experience 

  • Be able to communicate appropriately with co-workers, supervisors, and the general public.

  • Be knowledgeable of materials and equipment needed to perform tasks.

  • Related experience in construction field (desired)


Keywords: Construction; Equipment; Operator; Hutchinson

 

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!

 

APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction, 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:  May 21, 2024


Nearest Major Market: Wichita

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Manufacturing