Control Room Operator - Branford, FL at CRH

Posted in Other 29 days ago.

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Location: Branford, Florida

Job Description:
Job ID: 160818

Suwannee American Cement Company, part of CRH Americas Materials, is the second largest cement supplier in the state of Florida with two world-class cement plants - one located in Branford, FL and the other in Sumterville, FL - as well as an import facility in Port Manatee, FL. Since 2003, we have been manufacturing high-quality cement for the Florida and Southern Georgia construction markets. We are recognized as an industry leader in producing high-quality cement, adopting sustainable practices and reducing the environmental impact of the cement production process. Suwannee American Cement Company has successful, ongoing initiatives focused on quality, the environment and its employees. We value our people - employees, customers, vendors and community members. We strive to offer the best and friendliest customer service and have the commitment, passion and technology to supply the highest quality product. Our core values include a Safe Workplace, Integrity & Trust and the Development of our employees to succeed and grow with the company. We promote a strong safety culture, and have dedicated professionals who are focused on their own safety and the safety of their co-workers .


Works closely with Production Supervisors/Manager, Quality Control, Production Foreman and Process Attendants on plant operations. Monitors control panels, computer terminals or other control systems and resolves plant-related issues associated with equipment temperatures, malfunctions, sensor alarms and plant production.

Essential Duties

  • Operates multi-function central process control machinery to grind, separate, filter, treat, refine or otherwise process various materials.
  • Makes routine checks of plant equipment and processes.
  • May involve observing computer-printouts, video monitors and gauges to verify specified processing conditions and to make necessary adjustments.
  • Coordinates equipment for starting up and shutting down production systems in cases of emergency or as required by schedule.
  • Participates in safety audits and programs and provides emergency response when required.
  • Reports process problems to the Production Foreman and Process Attendants.
  • Responsible for various assigned tasks when plant is not in operation or operator is not needed in control room.
  • Follows all plant safety policies.

Minimum Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Must be able to distinguish difference in color codes on computers and video monitors.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Working knowledge of PC operations.
  • Must be able to work overtime, odd and unscheduled hours as required and share on-call duties. This psition requires the ability to work a swing/rotating shift.

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Cement Manufacturing -- Knowledge of raw materials, methods, and the tools involved in the mining, production, shipping and packaging of cement.
  • Mechanical -- Knowledge of equipment used, machines and tools, including their uses, repair of, and maintenance.
  • Engineering and Technology -- Knwledge of the practical application of the technology used and manufacturing of cement. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of cement.
  • Environmental - Knowledge of proper allocation of waste material.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Ability to safely work in an outdoor environment with frequent exposure to heat, cold, dust, and noise.
  • Ability to perform tasks that include frequent sitting, standing, walking, climbing equipment, and working within confined spaces to access and inspect equipment.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

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!

Suwannee American Cement, LLC. 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 28, 2020

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