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Asphalt Screedman


Company: Knife River - Texas Division Department: Construction
Location: Waco, TX Hiring Manager: Raymond D Kiphen
Closing Date: 05/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
The Screedman will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the screed and to place the asphalt per the required project specifications.
Minimum Qualifications:
-2 to 3 years of experience paving roads.
-Previous knowledge of Asphalt and related materials.
-Previous knowledge of equipment used in Asphalt paving.
-Valid Driver’s License.
Duties and/or Responsibilities:
-Promote a professional, positive image and attitude when working with the public, customers and co-workers.
-Perform daily equipment, maintenance and site safety checks.
-Prior to each shift ensure the screed is clean and properly adjusted for the type of paving to be completed.
-Monitor temperature settings to adjust the asphalt mixture continually.
-Adjust the screed paving reference components to the project specs, paving, width, depth (thickness), grade and slope.
-Ensure proper contact between gates and the paving surface. Adjust springs and chains for clearance.
-Be able to troubleshoot problems and make the necessary adjustments concerning the asphalt during paving operations.
-Assist the paver operator in attaching extensions to screed to adjust width.
-Assist paving crew with site preparation and any other activity as needed.
-Perform other duties as needed.
Benefits:
* Paid Holidays * Paid Vacation * Three Medical Plans with generous Employer contributions * Health Savings Account (partially funded by Employer) * Prescription Drug Plans * Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care * Dental * Vision * Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance * Company Paid Short Term Disability Income Replacement * Company Paid Long Term Disability Income Replacement * Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match * Voluntary Life, Accident, and Critical Illness plans for Employees, Spouses, and Dependents * Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan, Travel Insurance, and Access to Legal Advice * Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors * College Scholarship Program for Dependents * Gift Matching Program
How To Apply:
Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Corporation South, PO Box 674, Bryan, TX 77806.
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