Concrete Batching And Mixing Plant Supervisor Job Description Sample
Ready-Mix Concrete Plant Supervisor (Batchman) - Watford City, ND
Ready-Mix Concrete Plant Supervisor (Batchman) - Watford City, ND
Manage entire plant operations to ensure efficiency
Batching, inventory management, scheduling of raw material deliveries and occasional preventative maintenance
Manage a staff of about fifteen employees
Ensure efficiency of drivers
Work effectively with external and internal customers
5 years' experience supervising a Ready-Mix concrete plant
NRMCA Plant Manager Certified
Central Mix Experience
Demonstrated ability to multi-task with a track record of performing with high ethical standards.
Must be goal-oriented with a demonstrated ability to achieve goals
Must possess and demonstrate excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Must be self-motivated and able to work independently
Proficiency in Command batch experience a plus
Compensation package is dependent upon qualifications and experience
Must possess current valid drivers license and pass pre-employment drug testing and background check.
Strata Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their veteran status, disability, sex, race, color, national origin, age, religion, or any other characteristic protected under local, state or federal statute, ordinance, or regulation.
Lead Concrete Batch Plant Operator - Springdale, AR
LEAD CONCRETE BATCH PLANT OPERATOR - SPRINGDALE, AR
Location: SPRINGDALE, AR, US, 72765
Company: APAC - Central-Central West Region - River Valley
Postal/Zip Code: 72765
Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the United States. Our operations span the nation from Montana to Texas and from Washington to Florida, with 17,500 employees at more than 1,200 locations in 44 states.
The lead batch plant operator controls the process to produce concrete from raw ingredients and additives according to predetermined specifications using computer batching software with additional lead duties.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)
Effectively communicates with maintenance, dispatch, drivers, and supervisors.
Lead responsibilities include issuing work direction to hourly employees to ensure efficiency in all areas of production.
Responsible for cross training employees.
Responsible for ordering correct admixes and materials.
Takes an active role in estimating AE and water content to insure proper mix design for specific orders.
Ensures that the plant is well maintained and cleaned.
Verifies the correct admixtures are used in correct dosages and provided verification that the concrete batched meets the specifications established by the company and the customer.
Adjusts batching weights and quantities as necessary to maintain specifications.
Responsible for a safe work environment for themselves and co-workers.
Properly follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment. Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA.
Follow directions of Supervisor as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or jobsite.
Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
Reliable, Regular On-Time Attendance is required and essential to the operation of the team.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to produce concrete products to required specifications.
Minimum high school or general education degree (GED) required.
Previous related experience as a Batch Plant Operator; knowledge of mix designs, components.
CDL a plus but not required.
Verify each load for yardage, mix, added products and all other quality information.
Safety and efficiently operate equipment.
Receive and inspect raw materials.
Keep required records and logs.
Oversee the cleaning of the central mix plant.
Monitor inventories in the plant (cement, flyash, admixtures).
Thorough working knowledge of computer/batching system.
Define problems, collect data, and communicate with supervisor.
Responsible for plant maintenance and preventive maintenance.Inspect plant equipment and facilities for mechanical problems.Relay any problems to the supervisor.
Strictly adhere to safety requirements, policies, and procedures as outlined in the employee policy manual.
Report to work at the designated start time.
Work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors/managers with other duties as required.
Perform general labor duties when necessary.
Available to work overtime, nights and weekends when necessary.
Travel and work away from home when necessary.
- Basic knowledge of skid steer and/or BobCat equipment operation.Experience with basic hand tools and general equipment maintenance.
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.
Climb: ascend/descend ladders, stairs, and equipment.
Lift: exertion of physical strength to move objects (50 lbs.) from one level to another.
Carry: hold or rest weighted objects (50 lbs.) directly on hands, arms, shoulders, or back while walking from one location to another.
Bend: flexion of the upper trunk forward while standing and knees extended or knees flexed when sitting.
Push/Pull: Exertion of force on or against object (70 lbs.) to move it from one location to another.
Reach: extend the hands and arms in any direction.
Kneel: maintain the body in an erect posture while resting body weight on one or both knees.
Stoop: flexion of the upper body forward at the waist with partial flexion of the knee while standing.
Twist: using hand tools such as wrenches and screwdrivers.
Noise: sufficient noise, either constant or intermittent, to cause marked distraction or possible injury to sense of hearing.
Fumes: vaporous emissions, usually odorous, thrown off as the result of combustion or chemical reaction.
Gases: carbon monoxide and ozone.
Dust: airborne particles of any kind such as dust.
Hazards: closeness to moving mechanical parts; slipping while ascending/descending stairs, ladders, and equipment; exposure to high temperatures during the summer and cold temperatures during the winter.
Protection: required to wear hard hat, safety glasses (prescription or non-prescription) with side shields, safety vest, gloves, steel-toed safety shoes, hearing protection.
The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job. Other duties may be assigned as required. Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
What Oldcastle 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
Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!
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Oldcastle Materials is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
EOE / M / F / Vet / Disability
Oldcastle Materials is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.
Nearest Major Market: Fayetteville
Job Segment: Chemical Research, Construction, Plant, Plant Operator, Equipment Operator, Engineering, Manufacturing
Plant Supervisor - Webb
Recently debuting at #57 on Fortune magazine's list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 26 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.
At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.
Manages ready mix plant operations. Maintains equipment and materiel to produce concrete and ensures delivery of requested products to customers. Responsible for the safety of plant and drivers. Reports to Plant Manager with required reports and briefings. Coordinates with central dispatch to ensure timely distribution of concrete while maintaining customer satisfaction.
Conducts/oversees monthly and quarterly safety meetings, maintaining a consistent focus on safe behavior
Enforces the wearing of appropriate safety equipment in the plant at all times
Profit and Loss responsibility, achieve production targets and managing towards key performance metrics
Coordinates monthly plant and truck inspections
Responsible for batching accuracy and plant efficiency
Responsible for the quality of the product
Supervise employees at the plant in daily activities including hiring, evaluation, progressive discipline, etc.
Accountable for the integrity of Mixer Operators and yard personnel loads and payroll hours. The time entry system should be audited daily for accuracy
Monitors loading and tempering time; working with the Mixer Operators to arrive on each jobsite in a timely fashion
Reviews, daily, a pre-shift inspection checklist to ensure equipment is functioning properly
Responsible for performing preventive maintenance procedures. Periodic inspections are performed to inspect bin integrity, dust collection system, admixture dispensers, gate and rams, and aerator functionality
Ensures the plant performs at targeted capacity at all times
Responsible for overall housekeeping including the plant, batch office, and driver and equipment appearance
Minimum Education and Experience
High School diploma or GED, Bachelor's Degree Preferred
5 years' experience with concrete and related products.
1 year maintenance and supervisory experience preferred
Possess a current driver's license (preferably a C.D.L.)
Current knowledge of D.O.T., O.S.H.A., TNRCC, EPA, and other agencies regulations
Self-starter with desire to promote values and business principles
Ability to direct, teach, motivate, and coach
Ability to formulate decisions, makes and support recommendations, prioritize work, communicate with multiple parties and handle multiple tasks
Excellent interpersonal skills to facilitate positive working relationships with all levels of management and staff
Bilingual is desired but not required
Exercise independent decision-making, prioritize conflicting demands, and communicate with multiple associates.
Must be able to read and write in the English language
Must be able to sit for extended periods of time (up to 8 hrs.), stand, stoop and bend
Must have manual dexterity to use hand tools, and be able to see and hear
Ability to lift 50# from ground to waist is required
Most time is spent in an air conditioned office environment with occasional outside assignments that may require short periods of work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet or dry. May have exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc.
Health Care Reimbursement Account
Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
Employee Assistance Plan
Paid Holidays and Vacation
401(k) with Company matching
Salary Continuation – Short-Term Disability
Long-Term Disability Options
Employee Life Insurance
Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
Business Travel Accident Insurance
Direct Deposit Payroll
Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
Matching Gift Program
New Auto Purchase Discount Plans
We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
At Niagara, we're looking for Team Members who want to be part of achieving our mission to provide our customers the highest quality most affordable bottled water.
Consider applying here, if you want to:
Work in an entrepreneurial and dynamic environment with a chance to make an impact.
Develop lasting relationships with great people.
Have the opportunity to build a satisfying career.
We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages for our Team Members.
Niagara Bottling LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in relation to our recruiting, hiring, and promoting practices.
The Batching Operator is responsible for batching activities that must be performed with attention to the highest standards for quality, safety and compliance with all applicable legal and food safety requirements. The Batch Operator stages, weighs and mixes ingredients according to recipes. Works with Quality Assurance Technician on the analytical results and makes modifications to the product when needed.
Make adjustments to batches (Brix, Acid, pH, color).
Pre-weigh, blend, and liquefy components for beverage preparation.
Accurately document lot numbers, quantities, and expiration dates on formulas per customer regulations.
Perform cleaning of batching equipment and fillers (CIP's, foaming equipment and hand brushing).
Operate electric forklift to load sugar following all safety procedures.
Understand and follow plant safety rules, including wearing of PPE, safe lifting techniques, safe machine operation.
Maintain a clean work environment as well as quality requirements in accordance with company standards (accurately filling out hourly inspection sheets based on overall product quality).
Follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Food Safety Standards.
Assist in other areas as required by Production Supervisor/ QA Manager/Inventory Lead.
Regular and predictable attendance is an essential function of the job.
Please note this job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without prior notice.
0-2 year(s) –
Ability to speak effectively with management and employees at all levels.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Ability and/or flexibility to work up to12 hour shifts, day or night, overtime.
Ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time in a manufacturing environment.
Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Ability to visually inspect product and materials.
experience may include a combination of work experience and education
3-5 years – experience batching and pre-weighing
experience may include a combination of work experience and education
Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Able to work under pressure in a very fast paced environment
Strong analytical skills - ability to analyze large amounts of data and determine deficiencies. Able to perform root cause analysis.
Strong verbal and written communication skills. Able to communicate and work well with people on all levels of the organization.
Able to receive, analyze and report out information efficiently.
Strong computer literacy – MS applications, databases.
Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
Minimum Required: High School Diploma/GED.
Preferred: High School Diploma.
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Gehl Foods is a Germantown, Wisconsin-based maker of ready-to-serve, real dairy products. The company uses an advanced aseptic process to eliminate microorganisms that cause dairy foods to spoil and at the same time locks in freshness and taste. Its products cheese sauces, puddings, yogurt, and dairy-based beverages are sold in restaurants and retail stores under Gehl brands and many global brands who trust Gehl Foods with their manufacturing operations.
Due to continued success and rapid growth in the industry, Gehl Foods is looking for qualified individuals to join us on our journey to World Class Manufacturing. It is an exciting time to be a part of Gehl Foods, LLC. If you are looking for a chance to take your skills and experience to the next level, and the opportunity to make a difference, please consider Gehl Foods.
Reporting to the Business Unit Manager, the Batching Technician is primarily responsible for batching, blending and preparing raw ingredients according to product formulas and required processing standards. This position is also responsible for ensuring that product is processed to the highest standards of quality, safety and efficiency.
Mixes and/or blend ingredients, according to recipes to produce food products of specified flavor, texture, clarity, bouquet and/or color.
Responsible for carefully reading and following batching instructions to ensure appropriate materials are weighed, measured to blending and mixing specifications.
Observes gauges, valves and thermometers to determine if mixing chamber temperature is within specified limits and ranges.
Observes and listens to equipment in order to detect possible malfunctions, such as leaks or plugging. Reports malfunctions or undesirable results to Team Coach or Business Unit Manager.
Set up, operate and tend equipment that blends, mixes or processes raw ingredients in the manufacturing of food products, according to designated formulas and recipes.
Select measure and/or weigh dry ingredients and oils, using English or metric measures and balance scales.
Responsible for properly transferring ingredient lots and other critical control information as instructed by Team Coach or Business Unit Manager.
Monitors and reviews inventory levels in batching department to ensure resources are available at all times to achieve the most efficient operating conditions.
Receives all ingredients including bulk materials (oil, sugar, liquids) and follow all lot control instructions.
Responsible for preforming several basic analytical testing procedures on all incoming finished product and raw materials.
Responsible for cleaning and running automated Clean in Place (CIP) equipment and follow all applicable procedures.
Inspect equipment after cleaning to ensure all residue(s) have been removed.
Maintains accurate and detailed equipment work log, inventory and lot control records.
Maintains assigned work area and production environment in clean and orderly condition.
Safely operates forklifts as needed to keep assigned work area supplied with necessary production materials.
Actively participates in shift exchanges and work team meetings.
Ensures compliance with Gehl safety standards and with applicable regulatory requirements while following the companys Good Manufacturing Practices.
Other duties as assigned.
Basic mathematical calculations skills
Ability to lift, carry and empty containers weighing up to 60 lbs repeatedly
Demonstrated organizational, detail orientation and observational skills
Ability to read and follow oral and written instructions in the English language
Ability to work in a fast paced environment, often with limited supervision
High School or Equivalency Diploma
One year experience in a manufacturing environment, ideally in the food industry
Previous forklift experience
Proficiency using a personal computer (PC) and related software, ideally Microsoft Office Tools (Outlook, Word, Excel)
Technical knowledge of aseptic processes, equipment and products
Mixing Cell Member - 2Nd Shift
Job Description: Position at ITW Evercoat
ITW Evercoat is the global leader in the manufacture of professional auto body repair fillers and putties, adhesives, professional car care, recreational marine patch and repair products. Evercoat is a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc within the ITW Performance Polymers and Fluids segment. We are known for our unique 80/20 business model and core values of Integrity, Respect, Trust, Shared Risk and Simplicity. Illinois Tool Works (ITW) is a Fortune 200 Company headquartered in Glenview, IL.
The Mixing Cell Member will safely and efficiently operate all mixing vessels in the manufacturing facility along with operation of all equipment necessary to fill and package finished product. As a 2nd shift position standard hours for this role are 2:30-11:00pm.
Other duties as assigned
Communicate with Supervisors and facility leadership regarding safety, production, quality, or any other operational issue
Follow & perform Bill of Materials, Batch Sheets, & Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
Understands and efficiently performs all phases of mixing operation, including: offloading talc railcars; adding resin to Meyer, Anco, Kelly Mixers from silos; proper setting of resin meters and proper valve operation; weighs raw materials accurately; adding all ingredients and chemicals, including liquids and powders, both automated and by hand; and accurately operates Meyer, Anco, Kelly and M2M mixers
Package batches in accordance with all safety, quality, and efficiency standards by following SOPs, batch sheets, and verbal directions
Safely and efficiently operate various styles of mixing equipment, packaging equipment, bulk material transfer equipment, scales, flowmeters and other equipment related to the mixing and packaging of chemicals
Wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required
Understands quality expectations relating to the packaging of our products, including fill weights, appearance of packages, and proper labeling
Understands the Quality Control functions pertaining to mixed product, including viscosity and weight testing
Perform required calibrations or routine maintenance to equipment in accordance to company procedures including changing resin filters and emptying dust collector
Ensure accurate documentation & inventory accuracy in accordance to established doctrine
Use all equipment safely and ensure safe operation of equipment by coworkers
Maintain clean work areas in accordance with 5S protocol
Assist in modifying or establishing procedures as needed
Assist in prevention of quality problems and establishment of solutions for existing issues
Education and Qualifications:
High School diploma or equivalent education required
3 years' work experience in a chemical environment preferred
Forklift operation experience preferred
Basic understanding of computers
Oral and written communication skills and basic math
Willingness to work in a team environment
Ability to adapt to changing demands and to react positively to verbal instructions given by a Supervisor or another manager
Ability to climb stairs, stand or sit for extended periods of time, and safely lift up to 55 lbs. repetitively
Ability to wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for extended periods of time
ITW is an equal employment employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
QA Batching Technician
At Cott Beverages we think and act like owners! If you're looking for a great career opportunity in a high speed beverage manufacturing environment, we are looking for you!
We are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic and detailed oriented team member to work as a Batching Technician in a beverage production environment.
We offer full medical, dental and vision benefits, as well as a 401k.
SUMMARY: Handles ingredients, maintains filters, and prepares product for bottling by mixing ingredients according to Q.C. procedures. Supplies the production line with the batched product in a timely manner, and helps to attain maximum product recovery.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for complying with food safety, food security, Quality, GMPs, HAACP, Allergen, as well as other regulations as required;
Will be certified in the operations of all batching equipment in your area of responsibility;
Responsible for ensuring product quality and integrity;
Maintains accurate and complete batching records;
Complies with all company policies and safety requirements.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma and/or GED required
Prior batching or food and beverage experience a plus
Ability to work with mathematical concepts
Computer literate with MS Office
Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Real SPC and SAP knowledge a plus.
We are committed to providing the necessary tools, training and leadership support to foster a culture of strong performance and accountability, excelling in quality teamwork and innovation.
If you want to "Pop the Top" on an exciting career with a great company, apply online below.
Job Type: Full-time
- Tampa, FL
Lead Mixing Operator (2Nd/3Rd Shift)
United States of America
Job Posting End Date:
Second Shift (United States of America)
To perform and oversee the cleaning, mixing, and sealing of Ingredient containers, concentrates and syrup batches in the Mixing Department. To ensure quality, food safety/security and integrity of product is maintained in accordance with quality system procedures. To perform all related paperwork and Prism transactions, and to ensure safe practices are maintained.
Function Specific Activities:
Review labor resources needs in mixing & allocate labor
Communicate and coordinate with CDC, lab, materials, shipping, packaging, schedule to make necessary adjustments to mixing, scheduling, release of product to meet customer needs and production needs
Oversee the cleaning, syrup batching, ingredient weigh up by mixers
Perform mixing activities
Maintain Daily Activity reports for mixing
Check for proper filling, seals, damaged incoming ingredients packages
Perform mixing operations and of cleaning equipment via computer entries
Perform ingredients and concentrate cycle counts
Ensure equipment is washed, cleaned and sanitized between flavors
Oversees Forklift operations/inspections
Ensures compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices
Ensures compliance with Safety Policies and Procedures
Comply with all Food Safety/Security policies and procedures
Follow TCCQS procedures
Performs bulk unloading
Remove labels from containers
Dispose of drums
Ability to read and comprehend instructions and procedures.
Visual ability to monitor, identify and detect ingredient, container, and equipment problems.
Ability to record information.
Ability to move at least 65 lbs a distance of 5ft.
Manual dexterity to manipulate small objects.
Ability to stand and perform repetitive motions for extended periods (2 hours).
JOB LOCATION AND WORK CONDITIONS:
All Coca- Cola North America Supply Chain Operations, Syrup branches work is performed mostly on production floor. Work requires exposure to moderate noise levels, working around moving equipment, confined spaces, wetness, fumes, subject to hazards, including working with or near moving mechanical parts, exposure to hazardous chemicals. Work is performed on fixed shifts. Manufacturing facility subject to extreme heat and cold. Multi-shift operation.
Pager, Forklift, Calculator, Telephone, Floor Scrubbers, Automatic Door Openers, Fax machine, Dock Locks, 2 way radio, Computer, Elevator, and Small Hand Tools
REQUIRED SAFETY EQUIPMENT:
Safety shoes; respirator, safety harness, gloves, safety glasses, masks, ear protection & hairnets as dictated by Safety Procedures
WHY MY JOB IS IMPORTANT:
Cost per gallon
Defects per Million
Quality System Failures
Years of Experience:
2-3 Years Experience
- DRIVE INNOVATION: Generate new or unique solutions and embrace new ideas that help sustain our business(encompassing everything from continuous improvement to new product and package innovation).
- COLLABORATE WITH SYSTEM, CUSTOMERS, AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS: Develop and leverage relationships with stakeholders to approximately stretch and impact the System (Company and Bottler).
- ACT LIKE AN OWNER: Deliver results, creating value for our Brands, our System, our customers, and key stakeholders.
- INSPIRE OTHERS: Inspire people to deliver our mission and 2020 Vision, demonstrate passion for the business and give people a reason to believe anything is possible.
- DEVELOP SELF AND OTHERS: Develop self and support others' development to achieve full potential.
- GROWTH MINDSET: Demonstrates curiosity. Welcomes failure as a learning opportunity.
- SMART RISK: Makes bold decisions/recommendations.
- EXTERNALLY FOCUSED: Understands the upstream and downstream implications of his/her work. Tracks and shares external trends, best practices or ideas.
- PERFORMANCE DRIVEN AND ACCOUNTABLE: Has high performance standards. Outperforms her/his peers.
- FAST/AGILE: Removes barriers to move faster. Experiments and adapts. Thrives under pressure and fast pace.
- EMPOWERED: Brings solutions instead of problems. Challenges the status quo. Has the courage to take an unpopular stance.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Concrete Batch Person/Assistant Dispatcher
Job Summary: Good pay! Good benefits! Good people! At Knife River, we take care of our team because we know it's our people who make us successful. We are one of the 10 largest construction materials producers/contractors in the country, and we're growing! We are adding people to our team every day — people who are committed to working safely and to delivering high-quality results for our customers.
We are currently looking for a Concrete Batch Person in Eugene, OR!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Must have a positive attitude & able to work safely!
Batching ready mix concrete via computer batch plant control systems and safely. perform all the duties and actively participate in safety programs.
Help maintain raw material inventories.
Ability to operate loader & skidsteer in a safe and efficient manner is helpful.
Answering customer phone calls in a professional manner and with great courtesy and a positive attitude.
Using point of sale computer systems.
Providing outstanding customer service.
Scheduling orders & building customer relationships, etc.
And other misc. duties as directed by supervisor.
- Must have good organizational skills, communication, and writing skills.
Need basic computer and math skills.
Must be able to maintain work flow in area of responsibility.
Must be able to handle challenging customers & breakdowns and difficult situations.
Basic knowledge of pneumatic and electrical systems is a plus.
Welding and fabrication skills helpful.
Must be reliable & dependable and work well with others team members and customers & have fun!
Knowledge of local area and market is helpful.
Previous ready mix experience preferred. How To Apply: To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at jobs.mdu.com by the posting deadline noted above. If unable to complete an application online you may print and send completed application to any Knife River NW address or stop in one of our locations to complete an application. Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.
Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check. Veterans: Put Your Skills to Work with Us! At Knife River, we are committed to helping our military transition to civilian life. We are constantly looking to add veterans to our workforce and want to make the transition as smooth as possible. There are many jobs within the military that are transferable to our Concrete Batch Person/Assistant Dispatcher position:
Advanced Equipment Operator
Pavements and Construction Equipment Helper
Pavements and Construction Equipment Apprentice
The Dispatcher must provide excellent customer service by phone along with scheduling and organizing large numbers of people and trucks efficiently. The dispatcher works with maintenance personnel to track fleet availability and readiness. They must communicate well with drivers, must be a team player, and must have quality as a core value.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
Ability to multitask
Knowledge and skill to schedule and track daily deliveries efficiently and safely
Be able to work closely with dispatch personnel, customers, drivers, and batch plant operators
Ability to be flexible and cooperative to ensure delivery schedules are met efficiently
Ability to recognize safety issues
Accurately takes and schedules customer orders along with calculating necessary yardage and pricing
Documents clear and concise instruction from customers regarding concrete mix, delivery addresses, and conditions
Schedules and prioritizes loading of ready mix trucks with customers orders, gives clear route instructions to drivers, and instructs drivers of delivery requirements and job site conditions
Performs other functions and duties as directed.
High School diploma
Previous experience in the ready mix industry and/or as a dispatcher is desirable
Command Alkon experience is preferred
Strong organizational skills
Multi-line phone operating skills
Strong math skills
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