Block Plant Machine Operator, nights
Department / Location: Watkins Concrete Block Company, Omaha, NE
Employment offer is continguent on passing a pre-employment drug and back/physical screen and background screen.
Performs shift operations of daily concrete block production with focus
on block machine operations by performing the following duties:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Abide by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.
Set up, adjust and operate machines to mix concrete and produce product according to specifications.
Set up, adjust and operate machines to split, cube and package product according to specifications.
Manually cube, split and package product as needed. Perform inventory as needed.
Inspect product and remove product from production that does not meet quality control standards.
Perform adjustments and preventive maintenance on equipment as necessary.
Rebuild mold boxes and other wearing parts.
Assure safety devices are in proper working order, used and in place.
Perform job according to safety/environmental rules and regulations.
Move block via forklift.
Maintain the block area in a clean and orderly manner.
Perform daily clean-up tasks to work area and equipment as needed.
Other duties may be assigned.
Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred. Previous experience in a block plant is helpful. Must have demonstrated mechanical, hydraulic and electrical aptitude. Previous experience operating construction machinery or equipment--forklift, pallet loaders, lift truck and a front end loader is also helpful.
Ability to read, write, calculate and understand written, verbal or diagrammatic instructions, including instructions, manuals, rules, regulations, SDS sheets and the company safety manual. Ability to understand and accept work direction.
Must understand basic numbers and math to count inventory or complete orders.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables. Must be able to distinguish between safe and unsafe conditions in the plant.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Forklift certification preferred. If no, must be capable to completing requirements of the program and passing the test.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Must have a good sense of detail and work to maintain a clean and safe block environment. Must be able to work overtime and weekends according to business needs. Must be able to use appropriate tools to repair equipment.
Good physical skills to do the overall requirements of the job. Must be able to safely perform job on and around machinery that could cause bodily harm if proper procedures are not followed. Must be able to take direction from others and work well in a team environment.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand for prolonged periods; walk; use hands and fingers to handle, grasp, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee is required to climb stairs and ladders, working at an elevation. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 60 pounds to shoulder height and infrequent lifting up to 100 pounds. Must have agility to maintain balance on equipment or block piles. Must lift, place and set block. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly working in a heavy industrial production environment exposed to outside weather conditions which may be extreme hot or cold. Work in a minimal amount of non-hazardous dust daily. Must wear any protective clothing and devices as required by the company safety policies relating to the assignment being performed. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; precarious places and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. This may be a day or night shift position. This is a non smoking campus.
Condition of Employment:
Candidate is required to meet the above qualifications, task frequency and PPE requirements. Approval of pre-employment reference & background checks, and post offer drug/alcohol testing with back screens (if appropriate) are required as conditions of employment.
Block Plant Machine Operator, nights
Watkins Concrete Block Company, Omaha, NE
An EEO Employer
|Date Posted||April 9, 2019|
|Date Closes||June 9, 2019|
|Address||14306 Giles Rd|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Work At||Block Plant|
|Department||Shipping and Receiving|
|Function||A Company of NEBCO, Inc.|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Compensation||Hourly Wage, $14.00|
|Experience Level||Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)|
|Hours||40+ Nights, 4 /12's hours per week; shift differential for night shift|
|SOC Category||43-5081.03 Stock Clerks - Stockroom, Warehouse, or Storage Yard|
|Name||John Marks, Superintendent|
|Address||14306 Giles Road|
|City, State and Zip||Omaha, NE 68138|
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