3415 Sandy Ridge Rd Colfax, NC 27235 US
Join a global leading company that is part of the largest global networks of manufacturers in the architectural products industry. The company is the recognized leader in concrete masonry technology and design. Since the 1940's, the company has maintained the confidence of builders, architects, and consumers for their innovative technology, high quality architectural building products, with superior product knowledge, committed customer service, and on-time deliveries.
The Operator will spearhead maintenance and ensure efficient, safe operation of the block plant. Position requirements: ability to carry out not only simple, but also complex oral and written instructions and deal with problems from standardized situations and work experience. Good mathematical skills, including basic math, fractions and conversions of four-five digit numbers and common units of measurement in both metric and decimal systems. Ability to read and understand English sufficiently to be able to read technical information contained in manuals, reports, and mechanical work and related instructions, including safety issues. Ability to communicate well with supervisors, mechanics, leadmen, and maintenance personnel, co-workers, and outside contractors. Lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling and/or moving of 75 pounds and over, with frequent lifting and/or carrying odd shaped objects weighing up to 75 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Electrical and mechanical knowledge to detect potential safety hazards and breakdown of plant and block machinery and equipment and respond accordingly. Ability to operate standard machines and equipment, and powered mechanic tools. Ability to cut, and mount fabricated components needed to repair equipment. Ability to develop, read and use mechanical, electrical, and structural sketches-blue prints and drawings in order to perform repairs, structural metal modifications and/or erecting structures. Ability to identify and select the appropriate material and equipment necessary to perform the correct mechanical work and repair. Ability to comprehend additional training in relation to the performing of the work duties.
Ability to develop other technical and management skills for future promotion. High level of attentiveness and physical coordination to perform the work activities safely and productively. .
Compensation and Benefits:
Highly competitive hourly plus OT. Company offers a comprehensive corporate benefits package to include major medical, dental and 401(k).