Foley Materials Company is seeking a heavy equipment operator
for our State Docks plant located in Phenix City, AL. The heavy
equipment operator is responsible for operating heavy equipment in
an efficient, safe and appropriate manner in order to minimize the
risk of injury, property damage or loss of life while supporting
mining activities. Heavy equipment may include rock truck, packer,
rubber tire backhoe, dozer, excavator, scraper, grader and other
pieces of equipment. Duties include but are not limited to:
+ Operates all equipment in an efficient manner and for its
intended use while supporting mining activities
+ Conducts pre-operational checks on equipment and cleans,
lubricates and refills equipment as necessary: notifies the
supervisor or foreman of all damaged or unsafe equipment or
+ Operates heavy equipment such as backhoes, dozers, loaders and
graders to excavate, move, load and grade earth, rock, gravel or
other materials during mining related activities
+ Operates heavy equipment to move, load and unload materials
+ Cleans heavy equipment as schedules and/or required, including
removing personal belongings and trash from cab and wiping up
+ Interacts with internal or external customers in a
professional, courteous and respectful manner that contributes
toward a positive and productive worksite.
Must have experience operating at least some of the following
equipment: rock truck, packer, rubber tire backhoe, dozer,
excavator (Caterpillar, Hitachi, John Deer and/or Komatsu mini 50's
to 800's), and single motor scraper.
+ Experience operating single engine 621 (G/F) Caterpillar
scrapers, D6 (R/T) or D8 (T) Caterpillar or 650 John Deer dozers or
14-140 (H) graders is considered an asset.
+ Sound understanding of safety regulations, safe work practices
and work procedures and be capable of assisting in maintaining safe
+ Good vision and spatial ability.
+ Good eye-hand coordination and good manual dexterity.
+ Physical strength and stamina.
+ Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
+ Basic small hand and power tool knowledge is considered an
+ Previous sand/gravel mining experience is a plus
Benefits include: Health insurance, Dental insurance, 401(k),
Life insurance, paid vacation
Pre-employment drug test/background check will be conducted
We are an equal opportunity employer
Keyword: sand, gravel, mining
From: The Concrete Company (Foley Products)