Plant Operator - Ready-Mix Batching
Company: Vulcan Materials Company
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: May 8, 2022
Build Your Career. Build America's Future.
Vulcan Materials Company is the nation's largest producer of
construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based
construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete.
When you join Vulcan, it's more than starting an exciting career -
you get to make a difference for millions of people every day
across the country.
When you join Vulcan, you join a dynamic culture in which career
development is encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is
valued. No matter the role or the location across the country,
every member of the Vulcan team lives through the Vulcan Way: doing
the right thing, the right way, at the right time.
What You'll Do:
Promote Safety. Take an active role in prioritizing safety
throughout the operation for yourself and others at all times in
accordance with MSHA and Vulcan standards.
Plant Operation. Operate plant equipment to regulate the flow of
materials to and from conveyors, chutes, pumps, or storage bins.
Maintain responsibility for starting up, batching, and shutting
down the batch plant on a daily basis.
Inspect Equipment, Structures, and Material. Assist quality control
and drivers to ensure quality material is being produced. Perform
daily inspections and maintenance of plant equipment and document
items in need of repair or service.
Monitor Processes and Materials. Work closely with co-workers and
dispatch to batch concrete in a timely and quality manner. Monitor
raw materials throughout the shift to ensure inventory levels are
sufficient for production.
Repair and Maintain Plant Equipment. Assist with maintenance and
housekeeping activities, such as operating equipment throughout the
plant when necessary.
Additional Responsibilities. Other duties as assigned.
Skills You'll Need:
Experience. Previous experience in the aggregate or construction
industry is preferred.
Knowledge of Best Practices. A basic knowledge of concrete, cement,
or construction industries is preferred.
Flexibility. Must be able to work overtime and extended hours
depending on customer and company demands. Must be able to work
outside in all types of weather conditions and tolerate being
exposed to loud noises.
Mechanical Skills. Must have some knowledge of industrial tools,
their uses, and maintenance.
What You'll Like About Us:
Great Company Culture. Our people share a competitive drive for
excellence in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness,
Safe. Industry leader in health and safety standards. We are
committed to creating a safe work environment and protecting all
employees and customers.
Meaningful Work. What sets us apart is the work we do impact daily
lives - and every employee contributes. Our aggregates produced are
used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing
throughout the United States.
Health Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision programs, plus much
Rest and Relaxation. Paid vacation, personal floating days, and
Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with company match and
Training and Development. We see our development programs and
helping our employees meet their goals as a key part of our
Vulcan Materials Company is committed to employing a diverse
workforce. You will receive consideration without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation,
gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.
You also have the right to be free from discrimination for medical
needs arising from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical
NOTICE TO TEMPORARY STAFFING AGENCIES, PLACEMENT SERVICES AND
Vulcan Materials Company has an internal recruiting department.
Please review our policy as it relates to the use of temporary
staffing agencies, placement services and professional
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