Equipment Operator III - CORSICANA RAIL YARD

Martin Marietta Materials - Corsicana, TX (30+ days ago)3.8


Overview
Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.

At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.

Position Summary

Under the immediate direction of the Team Coordinator or Sr. Team Coordinator, the Equipment Operator is responsible for operating mobile equipment while moving raw materials from train to stockpile and loading finished products. Additional responsibilities include maintaining roadways and loading areas for designated business unit.

Requirements

Operates various mobile equipment, including motor graders, track mobiles, and haul units
Performs daily pre-shift inspections on equipment
Performs preventative maintenance on service mobile equipment. Reports needed repairs to Coordinator
Follows safety rules, regulations and procedures as set forth by the MSHA/OSHA & policies
Provides relief in other plant operations such as rail unloading, maintenance, quality control, and scale house
Demonstrates a positive, upbeat attitude and energy level toward teammates, peers, and customers
Responsible for maintaining quality of all products
Assist with equipment and plant repairs, maintenance and housekeeping as needed
Other duties as requested by management
Minimum Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED equivalency preferred
3 - 5 years heavy equipment operating experience preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must be able to complete pre-shift inspection report
Must be able to work irregular shifts and work days/nights and weekends as required
Must be able to read, write and verbally communicate in the English language
Must be able to perform basic math, including calculations using fractions, percentages, read and interpret gauges and ratios and read a variety of manuals
Must have base competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job including methods, materials, tools and operation of large power equipment used in grounds and maintenance work and health and safety regulations
Must have the knowledge to perform technical tasks with the potential to upgrade skills to meet changing job conditions
Ability to establish effective and diverse working relationships with other employees and general public.
Ability to solve and identify problems, select action plans, and make independent moderate to significant interpretations concerning decisions of the job
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and work independently with little direction
Must have the ability to plan, organize and prepare accurate records and be a self-starter with ability to work with little or no supervision
Physical Requirements

Must be able to wear a hard hat, safety glasses, steel-toed boots and hearing protection
Must have the physical ability to climb stairs to a height of 100 ft. and work at this height
Must have the physical ability to operate radio, CB radio, computer and other equipment as required
Must be able to bend, stoop, climb and reach around all areas of equipment
Lift up to 50 lb
Must be able to walk across steep/rough terrain
Must be able to sit and operate equipment for long periods up to 10+ hours per day
Ability to use hand tools such as wrenches, screwdrivers, etc.
Working Conditions

Will work in varied outdoor environments (in all weather conditions - heat, cold, wet, humid, dry and/or dusty conditions). Must be able to work in areas where noise levels are up to 90 dbs. The incumbent will be exposed to cement, clay, limestone, shale, and other raw materials and various chemicals, solvents and lubricant.

Benefits
Medical
Prescription Drug
Dental
Vision
Health Care Reimbursement Account
Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
Wellness Programs
Employee Assistance Plan
Paid Holidays and Vacation
401(k) with Company matching
Pension
Sickness and Accident – Short-Term Disability
Optional Long-Term Disability
Employee Life Insurance
Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
Business Travel Accident Insurance
Direct Deposit Payroll
Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
Matching Gift Program
New Auto Purchase Discount Plans
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.