Equipment Operator

Vulcan Materials Company Holladay, TN
OVERVIEW OF VULCAN MATERIALS COMPANY

Vulcan Materials Company is the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. We run our business with great discipline and integrity.

At Vulcan, our people share a competitive drive for excellence, in an environment of trust, teamwork, positive reinforcement, open-mindedness and communication.

Ours is a culture of mutual respect, integrity and committed spirit. Opportunity, community and unity is our way of doing business. We call it The Vulcan Way.

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION OF JOB AND DUTIES:

Operates off-highway trucks and vehicles to move material from quarry to primary crusher. Safely drives and maneuvers vehicle into position for loading and dumping material. Assists in stockpiling materials at plant and stockpile area and hauls other material as required. (Settling pond material, waste material overburden, etc.)

Inspects vehicle's mechanisms and monitors and maintains fluid levels. Assists mechanic with minor service and repair to equipment. Assists with the maintenance, repair and clean up of all vehicles, as well.

Employee will be working with a variety of off road vehicles to include: Yard Loaders, Haul Trucks, Water Trucks, and Stock Trucks.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Performs duties safely, responsibly, and proficiently observing all safety and health rules

* Perform pre-shift and post-shift safety inspections and complete daily equipment reports

* Report unsafe mechanical conditions to shop foreman and supervisor

Maintain good housekeeping practices on equipment

* Follow established traffic patterns avoiding road hazards and other hazardous conditions

* Perform a variety of duties as directed in addition to those described herein.

* Two to three years experience on loader and/or haul truck heavy equipment.

* Expected to operate equipment with a high degree of competency, skill, and proficiency

Ability to lift components up to 50 lbs.

* Must be flexible.

* High School diploma preferred.

* Good communication and customer service skills.

* Candidates must have valid driver's license to be considered for the role.

BenefitsVulcan Materials Company offers a competitive compensation program and benefits package including: medical/dental/vision, paid holidays and vacations, life insurance, 401(k) with match and flexible spending accountsVulcan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law from discrimination.