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Equipment Operator

Company: Oldcastle Infrastructure
Location: Gaffney
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:


This position will operate various heavy equipment, such as front-end loaders, knuckle booms, bulldozers, wheel loaders, and all-terrain forklifts, in a rugged 50+ acre outdoor, paved and unpaved environment. Operators will use this heavy equipment to move bulk material throughout a manufacturing facility while adhering to safety policies and procedures.

*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*

* Observe equipment operation to detect machine malfunction
* Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements
* Perform routine maintenance to include lubricating, fueling and cleaning
* Inspect and complete equipment report daily
* Able to move levers, shift gears, depress pedals and maneuver steering wheel to operator equipment
* All other duties as assigned


* At least 2 years' experience using heavy equipment/front end loader
* Must be able to work safely in a busy mulch yard, judging distances and operating equipment with precision
* High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
* Able to read and write in English as well as record and understand numerical values

*Physical Requirements*

* Physical requirements include lifting up to 65 lbs., extended standing, walking, sitting, bending, climbing, working inside and outside, and use of fall protection equipment
* Able to perform job tasks in sometimes dusty, hot and/or cold working conditions
* Able to sit for extended periods, climb up & down from cab heights, and work effectively in extreme outdoor climate(s) - cold, heat, rain, fog


* Ability to think independently while successfully functioning in a team environment, with a proven track record of contributing toward team goals

*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 APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Type: Full-time

* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* Night shift

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Oldcastle Infrastructure, Gastonia , Equipment Operator, Other , Gaffney, North Carolina

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