Ready Mix Instructor at MartinMariettaMaterials in Weatherford, Texas

Posted in Other 14 days ago.

Job Description:

Position Summary

The Ready Mix Instructor positions reports to the Plant Manager and will be in a role of secondary supervision. Primary functions are to coordinate Ready Mix driver training and assist with safe and timely Ready Mix deliveries.

  • Demonstrates a good working knowledge of Martin Marietta/Ready Mix Rules and Regulations and assures facility compliance with OSHA, DOT, TxDOT, TNRCC, EPA and other regulatory agencies
  • Trains new/existing employees to operate a Ready Mix truck safely and efficiently adhering to The Department of Transportation (DOT) and Martin Marietta rules and regulations
  • Exercises good judgment in identifying and evaluating all Ready Mix operators
  • Develops curriculum required for driver training
  • Selects driver mentors to assist with training
  • Ability to evaluate drivers and personalize training to meet drivers needs
  • Provides instructions on procedures to perform daily preventative maintenance inspections and maintain accurate records on vehicles
  • Required to follow all safety policies and procedures and promote a 24/7 Safe Culture
  • Train in the use of all required safety equipment; including personal/vehicle safety equipment, glasses, hardhat, steel toed shoes/boots, triangles, fire extinguisher, etc.
  • Facilitates, organizes and actively participates in all in-house safety meetings
  • Demonstrates good knowledge of lock out/tag out procedures
  • Assists with maintenance/repairs as needed
  • Ensures all delivery tickets are signed and returned to Martin Marietta/Ready Mix
  • Exercises good judgment and communication regarding job site safety, access, unloading and operation to and from plant
  • Maintains good customer relations on job sites
  • Maintains all DOT required paperwork
Minimum Education and Experience
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 2 years of experience operating a Ready Mix Truck
  • Possess a Class A or B Commercial Driver\u2019s License (CDL)
  • Smith System Trainer Certification(Ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • ACI Field Testing Certified(preferred or must be obtained within 120 days from date of hire)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Proficient with basic computer applications
  • Knowledgeable of concrete fundamentals
  • Ability to maintain composure in pressure situations
  • Excellent customer service skills, internal/external
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent personal safety record
  • Excellent Decision Making and Leadership Skills
  • Excellent organization skills and uses resources effectively and efficiently
  • Positive attitude toward other employees, customers and supervisors
  • Excellent work ethic - punctuality, accuracy and attendance
  • Excellent driving, safety and attendance record
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to climb stairs, climb ladders, reach, squat, tolerate prolonged standing/walking, balance, bend from trunk, crawl, kneel, push and pull objects.
  • Demonstrate neck range of motion within normal limits (flexion and extension 60\u00B0, lateral flexion 40 and rotation 70\u00B0)
  • Lift objects of various dimensions and weights
  • Ability to operate hand controls with both hands
  • Ability to operate foot pedals with both feet
  • Ability to perform sustained overhead reaching
  • Ability to use vibration tools
  • Ability to tolerate working outdoors in all environmental temperatures and weather
  • Ability to work in areas with the potential for high noise levels
  • Ability to tolerate working at heights up to 9 feet
Working Conditions

Most time is spent in an air conditioned office environment with occasional outside assignments that may require short periods of work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet or dry. May have exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc.