Equipment Operator at West Virginia Paving Inc
Posted in Construction 30 days ago.
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Location: Dunbar, West Virginia
Job ID: 130594
West Virginia Paving, Inc., an Oldcastle Materials company, is one of West Virginia’s premier grading and paving contractors in the state. West Virginia Paving, Inc. performs all aspects of roadway construction including grading, paving, stone, concrete and more. Privately owned and operated until joining the Oldcastle family in 2000, West Virginia Paving, Inc. has been servicing residents of West Virginia with the foremost paving services for decades. In addition, by being a part of the Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle. Oldcastle is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the United States. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
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Job Description Summary
•Seeking an experienced equipment operator who will be responsible for operating an excavator, pulling concrete slabs, cutting shoulder stone, pulling ditches, and performing other grade operations as necessary. May also operate a backhoe and/or bulldozer.
•Must partner with other crewmembers to help in the application of pavement to roadways utilizing the grader and other equipment and must perform additional tasks of other positions per plan specifications as instructed by crew foreman to ensure daily schedules/estimates are met.
•Physical ability to operate equipment under temperature extremes and for extended hours of time. Normal shift is 8-12 hours.
•Ability to utilize a grader with attention to detail and emphasis on craftsmanship.
•May be required to use power/and or hand tools needed to complete the jobs within specifications.
•Ability to withstand common vibratory motion associated with operation of most equipment and occasionally rough terrain.
•Attendance required according to company attendance policy to ensure crew is able to operate at normal efficiency level.
•Attitude/Cooperation: Must always maintain a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers and 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 adhere to personal protective equipment (PPE) policy and maintain individual PPE in a functional condition.
•Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
•Must pass drug test and criminal background check.
•High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
•Experience operating a grader required.
What Oldcastle 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
Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!
West Virginia Paving, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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