Concrete Block Production
Vulcan Materials Company - Orlando, FL

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Job Summary:
Safely and efficiently operate fixed and/or mobile equipment in the production of concrete and concrete block building materials. Inspect, service, and clean equipment. Increasing responsibilities per job grade as indicated below.

Essential Accountabilities:
Operation of Mobile Equipment

 Operate various types of mobile equipment including but not limited to forklifts and front-end loaders
 Perform pre-trip and post-trip vehicle safety inspection; document and report equipment condition at beginning and end of shift
 Use equipment to push, pull, lift, stack, tier or transport bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, feed conveyors, hoppers or chutes and load trucks or railcars
 Check all vehicle fluid levels daily and add fluids if necessary
 Perform routine maintenance and minor repairs on equipment
 Ensure equipment is safely and mechanically sound and maintain cleanliness/housekeeping to Company standards

Operation of Block Production Equipment

 Operate concrete block casting machine
 Select and adjust mix designs as directed
 Perform adjustments and preventive maintenance on plant equipment
 Rebuild mold boxes and other wear items
 Maintain functionality of safety devices and controls
 Ensure accurate counting and reporting of site inventory
 Perform routine maintenance and minor repairs on equipment
 Ensure equipment is safely and mechanically sound and maintains cleanliness to Company standards
 Perform plant inspections and document plant condition at beginning and end of shift
 Clean all plant machinery daily
 Ensure equipment is safely and mechanically sound and maintain cleanliness to Company standards

Other

 Under management supervision, may direct and coordinate the work of plant employees
 Maintain daily reports as required by Company regulations
 Assist in maintenance and upkeep of yard, plant and office
 Complies with all Safety, Health, Environmental and other Company policies, procedures and requirements
 Perform other duties as instructed by supervisor

Required Skills

Minimum Qualifications:
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent experience preferred

Experience: One (1) year experience in the operation of mobile and fixed equipment used in the production of concrete and concrete block products preferred. Ability to become forklift certified and learn to operate a front end loader required. Previous experience in the operation of front end loaders and forklifts strongly preferred.

License: Valid Driver’s License with acceptable driving record required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have sufficient level of education to understand oral and written instructions of a technical nature relating to products and equipment. Must have the ability to effectively communicate in English, including reading and writing.

Position Expectations

Ownership Mentality: Assumes responsibility and makes decisions within own level of authority
Self-Motivated: Initiates and takes action before being required to do so; demonstrates ability to work under minimum supervision
Strong Work Ethic: Uses time efficiently and ensures job duties, issues and concerns are handled in a timely, appropriate manner
Integrity: Maintains high ethical standards
Communication Skills: Communicates clearly verbally and in writing; listens carefully in an open, candid, and consistent manner
Team Player: Establishes trust with team members, clearly stating expectations and accountabilities of self and others; recognizes the importance of high group morale and acts to protect or build as necessary; collaborates with others to address issues as necessary
Problem Prevention/Solving: Able to proactively identify and solve problems and enlist the help of others as needed
Attendance: Adheres to Company policies in regards to attendance and punctuality

Working Conditions:
This position requires knowledge and awareness of construction and industrial sites. Protective gear will be required where appropriate. Position requires ability to work at multiple sites and varying start times dependent on business needs. Some overtime and weekend work required.

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