Ready Mix Concrete Batch Plant Operator

Kienstra Co - St. Louis, MO (30+ days ago)

We are looking for an experienced Ready Mix Concrete Batch Plant Operator for our location in Southwest St. Louis County. This is a full time position with possibility of extensive overtime.

Plant operator will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the plant on a daily basis. This includes batching, preventative maintenance of the plant, management of drivers and ensuring plant adheres to all regulations and permit conditions. Safety must be #1 priority.


Batch concrete into ready mix trucks, ensuring quality standards are maintained.
Manage batch plant as well as oversee ready mix drivers and haulers.
Remain level headed during stressful situations.
Job requires climbing, stooping, bending, squatting, stretching, driving, sitting and occasional lifting of 50+ pounds.
Perform preventative and emergency maintenance on transit mix batch plant.
Operate front end loader for material handling.
Maintain adequate inventory levels for all materials.


Experience with Command/Alkon batching system is desired.
Prefer at least 2 years of experience in the concrete industry.
Excellent communication skills are required.
Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively.
Knowledge of concrete mix designs and admixtures is desired.
Good attitude and ability to multi-task.
Must be available, as needed, for overtime hours.
Welding and cutting experience is a plus.
Must have a high school diploma or GED.