Plant Operator
Martin Marietta
 Malvern, AR

POSITION SUMMARY

The Plant Operator position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of plant sand and gravel processing and conveying equipment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Operate monitoring system that transfers aggregate material from primary processing area to finished material stockpiles
  • Maintain consistent and efficient operation of plant
  • Continuously monitor throughput and output to ensure optimum operating efficiencies and maximum production levels
  • Assess the quality of materials and maintain a log of any changes in product or plant characteristics and notify QC immediately of any perceived quality issues
  • Perform preventive maintenance and pre-shift inspections; repair and/or clean equipment as needed
  • Responsible for overall housekeeping including plant, equipment, control room, and site
  • Assist in training of co-workers as needed
  • Follow all safety rules, regulations and procedures as set forth by the Federal and State agencies and company policies
  • Complete all needed paperwork in a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform other duties as required

MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Proficient in equipment, mechanical, and operational logic
  • Ability to diagnose and trouble-shoot equipment malfunctions or failures
  • Ability to formulate decisions, makes and support recommendations, prioritize work, communicate with employees and handle multiple tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to facilitate positive working relationship with all levels of management, staff and customers
  • Excellent work ethic and self-starter; punctuality, accuracy and good attendance a must
  • Computer/PC literate
  • Must be able to work irregular shifts and weekends as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred

  • 2+ years mining plant operation preferred
  • Current working knowledge of MSHA Part 46
  • Heavy equipment operation
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