Equipment Operator/Laborer

The Heritage Group Portland , IN 47371

Posted 2 weeks ago

Duties and Responsibilities: * Operate, service, and maintain various heavy equipment including front-end loaders, off road dump trucks, skid steer, man-lift, fuel truck and water truck in order to keep plant clean and in production *
  • Responsible for fueling, oiling, greasing equipment as well as understanding the equipment's safety manual * Perform pre-shift and end of shift checks and maintenance on equipment * Report orally and in writing to as required and maintain accurate records (i.e. activity reports, inventory reports, maintenance logs, etc.) as directed. * Participate in general training, job specific training and hazardous materials training as required; successfully complete written examinations as required. * Understand and follow all policies, procedures and safety rules as applicable to facility, job function and equipment, including rules governing safety around railroad tracks and equipment. * Keep facilities and equipment clean and maintained. * Recommend changes to the operation which may produce safer work processes, savings and efficiencies. * Abiding by yard rules, safety regulations and PPE requirements * Accurately completing all required paperwork * Abide by terminals processes and procedures relating to product transfers, quality assurance, safety and operations * Complete required training and certifications necessary to perform duties safely and effectively * Other duties as assigned

    Requirements:
    * Must maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance * Follow written and verbal directions to complete assigned tasks on schedule. * Read, write, and communicate in English & understand basic math. * Working knowledge of US Aggregates Safety and Operating principles * Complete all applicable documentation, recordkeeping and daily inventory. * Participate in safety briefings, job briefings, and any other pass on information from team members, management or customer. * Must be able to work with a team, take direction and follow work rules, as well as, take on additional job responsibilities as needed or assigned. * Flexibility required; ability to work days, nights, weekends. * Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, and regulatory requirements. * Must possess and exhibit excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently to get things done. * High school diploma or equivalentPhysical

    Requirements:
    * Must have the ability to continuously stand or walk on level or uneven ground. * Must have the ability to ascend and descend ladders, stairways and incline catwalks. * Must have the ability to bend, crouch and/or kneel at waist or knees. * Must have the ability to lift, push, pull, or carry up to 50lbs. * Ability to work outside majority of the time and withstand extreme weather conditions. Exposure to hot, cold, wet, humid, or windy conditions caused by the weather.
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