Job ID: 173919
Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us. We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across the Midwest, Texas and Western United States. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.
Perform physical labor tasks, including plant cleaning and labor support to other plant departments as directed by the labor supervisor. May operate a variety of hand and power tools; and mobile equipment. May clean and prepare work areas; clean up rubble and debris and remove waste materials. may assist other workers. Probability of working off shift.
Clean the plant of materials or process spills - using brooms, shovels and wheel barrows that may weigh 200 pounds full; carry buckets that weigh as much as 50 pounds full; pneumatic scrapers that weigh approximately 20 pounds; air lances 3/4 inch in diameter to 3 feet to 10 feet long, that weigh approximately 10 pounds.
Remove cement build up from equipment by use of hammers and allets that weigh between 1 and 10 pounds.
Run mobile equipment in the plant: loader, bobcat, forklift, manleift an dump truck.
Clean the plant by using high pressure fire hose that weighs approximately 100 pounds and exerts approximately 100 pounds of thrust when in use.
Performs relief, fills other positions as needed performs other duties as assigned by Yard Supervisor or Production Manager. (as needed)
Observes all safety rules and keeps work areas clean. (continuous)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
- Ability to safely and effectively use and operate a shovel, broom, loader, motorized sweeper, fork lift, water hose, air hose, sledgehammer, and air lance in performing job duties.
- Ability to read and understand warning labels, instructions and signs.
- Ability to perform the esential duties and responsibilities and must meet qualifications required for this position.
- Ability to effectively multi-task in a stressful, deadline driven, fast-paced professional environment.
- Ability to work independently without supervison
- Good attitude and willingness to learn.
High School graduate or GED
1 year related experience and /or training; or equival combination of education, skills, abilities and experience.
Exposure to dust, loud noise, heat, dirt, high elevations of up to 150 feet, and all weather conditions. Normal operation of mobile equipment may result in jarring and vibratory exposure.
Work involves walking over rough surfaces, climbing 30-foot ladders, climbing stairs, bending pushing, pulling, work at heights up to 250 feed; working in an awkward position and in confined spaces, and lifting materials weighting to 125 pounds.
Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, creed, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, military status, disability, pregnancy, or other legally protected status. Equal access to programs and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodations to the application and interview process should notify a company representative.
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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!
Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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