Machine Operator- Converse, TX at Oldcastle APG Inc in Converse, Texas

Posted in Construction 21 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Job ID:  233340

Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a premier manufacturer and distributor for the concrete construction industry. For more than seven decades, we have served architects, engineers, and contractors with a superior line of concrete reinforcing products, concrete forming accessories, road and bridge products, and industry leading products for precast and tilt-up construction.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for the operation and daily maintenance of hydraulic and mechanical presses.

Essential Duties

  • Performs daily inspection and pre-startup PM

  • Ability to read drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements

  • Starts and operates hydraulic and mechanical presses

  • Load and unload machine in an efficient, productive manner

  • Must be willing to accept and receive frequent supervision and assistance with regard to machine set-up

  • Individual is consistently at work on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction and solicits feedback to improve performance

  • Individual observes safety and security procedures and uses equipment and materials properly

  • Responsible for keeping all tools, dies, machine controls in good, working condition – must report immediately to press supervisor if there are any problems with these items

  • Ensure paperwork is filled out completely and accurately

  • Clean-up of working area and entire surroundings

  • Other duties may be assigned as needed



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, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

Required Skills

  • High school diploma or GED, preferred

  • At least 1 year experience and/or training, preferred

  • Ability to interpret drawings and schematics

  • Ability to read a tape measure and caliper

  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as requested

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting no more than 40 lbs

  • Intermittent bending, lifting, stooping, reaching, walking, and squatting

  • Standing for long periods of time

    What CRH Americas Offers You

    • Highly competitive base pay

    • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

    • Group retirement savings program

    • Health and wellness programs

    • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

    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.

    Meadow Burke, a CRH company, 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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

    CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

    EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link