Plant Support

Job Overview

  • Salary Offer $20 - $25 per hour plus per diem
  • Experience Level Entry Level

Job Scope:

This position ensures proper greasing of equipment, oil changes on equipment, and assisting the Superintendent on daily maintenance of plant.  Individual must have ability to operate skid loader.

Essential Duties:

  • Properly grease equipment
  • Monitor oil levels and perform oil changes on equipment
  • Shovel catwalk and clean up around plant
  • Assist Superintendent in starting of all equipment
  • Assist Superintendent in shutting down of all equipment
  • Safely operate skid loader
  • Perform screen cloth inspections
  • Gain cutting torch experience
  • Maintain an overall safe and clean work area
  • Drive company vehicles to, from, and on crushing sites

Secondary Duties:

  • Maximize production and cycle times
  • Develop skills to advance
  • Complete all paperwork when needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge and proper use of personal protective equipment
  • MSHA training and certification required
  • Equipment safety training required

Education Requirements:

High school diploma, GED, or equal years of experience

Experience Requirements:

One to two years of experience preferred

Physical Requirements:

Individual must be prepared for:

Reaching – 10% of shift

Bending – 5% of shift

Pushing – 0% of shift

Pulling – 0% of shift

Climbing – 10% of shift

Sitting – 60% of shift

Overhead work – 0% of shift

Standing – 10% of shift

Walking – 30% of shift

Lifting up to 50 pounds – 3% of shift

Employee must perform essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.  The company will provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability, as defined by the ADA, who has made the company aware of his or her disability, provided that such accommodation does not constitute an undue hardship on the company.

Other Requirements:

  • Pass a pre-employment drug screen and pre-employment physical
  • Ability to travel up to two weeks at a time
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record

Work Environment:

Work takes place at a crushing site which is outdoors, subject to weather.  The volume at a crushing site is loud.  Personal protective equipment, such as a hard hat, steel toe boots, safety goggles, and ear plugs/muffs, is required on the crushing site.  Individual may be exposed to hot or cold temperatures

Career Ladder:

This position could lead to advancement to a Feeder Operator position.

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