Operations Plant Working Foreperson - Schenectady, NY at CRH

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Location: Schenectady, New York

Job Description:
Job ID: 217003

Callanan Industries, Inc., a CRH Company, was founded in 1883 as an aggregate mining company. Over a century later, Callanan Industries, Inc. continues to be a leading supplier of paving materials and construction services, providing a complete range of high quality aggregates, asphalt paving, and ready mix concrete products to state, federal, municipal, commercial, and private customers with operations throughout New York State and Western Massachusetts. Callanan Industries, Inc. was purchased by CRH Americas in 1985.

Job Description & Responsibilities
  • Assures site's production levels are maintained safely to schedule.
  • Closely monitors all areas of production to ensure that extraction and processing work is carried out to the highest standard.
  • Union hourly position. Willing to work necessary hours at assigned times.
  • Assists staff on site in responding to any technical or staffing issues that arise.
  • Manages the production process by setting and monitoring performance targets with management
  • Provides information and statistics on performance to Plant Manager
  • Keeps abreast of key government health, safety and environmental regulations assuring they are implemented throughout the site.
  • Assesses equipment, orders new materials as required, coordinates with internal and external maintenance to address plant and equipment readiness.
  • Works with direct reports to establish development plans.
  • Issues corrective action as necessary with plant operation
  • Participates in production planning.

Education / Professional Experience
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Previous work experience with a union shop is preferred.
  • Previous use of a planned maintenance system needed.
  • Experience working in site's required.
  • Experience with screens, conveyors and crushers are required.
  • Previous maintenance experience required.

Skills and Specifications
  • Ability to communicate effectively with and work well with other personnel.
  • Ability to work a flexible shift which will include days, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must have strong leadership characteristics.
  • Must be results driven.
  • Must have high level of integrity and honesty.
  • Must be able to lead a diverse group of employees.
  • Physical exam, drug screen and background check required before being employed by Callanan Industries, Inc.
  • Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license at all times
  • Willing to travel, work at other locations

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!

Callanan Industries, Inc is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted: Aug 22, 2020

Nearest Major Market: Albany
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