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Quarry Plant Operator

Company: Knife River - Texas Division Department: Honey Creek Quarry
Location: Marble Falls, TX Hiring Manager: Ronald J Hager
Closing Date: 12/31/2020 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Good pay! Good Benefits! Good people! At Knife River, we take care of our team because we know it's our people who make us successful. We are adding people to our team - people who are committed to working safely and to delivering high-quality results for our customers.

This position involves the skilled operation of various crusher and washer equipment as well as a variety of laboring activities and maintenance.
Minimum Qualifications:
1. General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent preferred
2. Preferred knowledge of Quarry/Aggregate plant operations.
3. Experience with equipment maintenance & operation.
4. Basic Knowledge of plant operation, conveyor systems and maintenance.
5. Able to work in all weather conditions.
6. Able to work extended hours if needed.
7. Knowledge of aggregate sizes and classifications.
8. Operate equipment safely and efficiently.
Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
1. Maintaining aggregate crusher, washer, and surrounding equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation.
2. Perform daily safety checks of plant.
3. Safely and properly perform maintenance (lubricating and cleaning) on plant equipment.
4. Shoveling; sweeping; steam cleaning; painting; tire work; mechanical assistance; lifting; pushing and pulling various objects.
5. Communicate production issues, troubleshoot and problem solve situations (equipment operation/repair, etc.) to your supervisor.
6. Ensure MSHA, OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.
7. Perform other quarry related duties as required.
8. Timely and regular attendance is an essential requirement.

* 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 1800, Waco, Texas 76703.

This open job posting will remain open until 12/31/2020 or until it is filled.
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