W-L Construction and Paving, a CRH company, is one of southwest Virginia's largest grading contractors and the largest paving contractor in the area employing more than 350 employees during the construction months. W-L performs all aspects of roadway construction including grading, paving, stone, concrete, and utilities with paving operations exceeding one million tons per year. With multiple locations throughout the state of Virginia, W-L prides itself on its ability to provide a multitude of services to many customers in various geographical locations. In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH. CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Heavy Equipment Operator Heavy Equipment Operators needed for our quarries located in Mouth of Wilson and Glade Spring, VA.
Job Description Summary
Crew member essential in operating various types of equipment around the quarry area.
Must partner with other quarry employees as instructed by facility manager to ensure daily schedules are met.
Attendance required according to attendance policy to ensure crew ability to operate at a normal efficiency level.
Physical ability to excavate/operate equipment under temperature extremes and for extended hours of time. Normal shift is 8-12 hours.
Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completions.
Attitude/cooperation: always maintain courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, and the general public.
Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required. Out of town/county/state work may be required.
Ability to excavate designated areas with attention to detail and emphasis on craftsmanship.
Ability to operate off road truck to specifications.
Ability to operate heavy equipment on rough grade work in quarry area.
Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
Ability to follow MSHA/OSHA safety guidelines as well as those set forth by the company policy.
Ability to follow instructions of supervisor/facility manager in order to adhere to company policies, safety guidelines.
High school diploma or equival ent preferred, but not required .
What CRH Americas Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
About CRH Americas
CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!
W-L Construction and Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link .
Date Posted: Aug 18, 2020
Nearest Major Market: Virginia Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Transportation, Manufacturing, Engineering