Req ID: 487774
Appalachian Aggregates, LLC, a CRH Company, is located in southern West Virginia employing more than 100 employees during the construction months. As a stone producer with multiple locations located in the central and southeastern areas of West Virginia, Appalachian Aggregates, LLC supplies stone for ready-mix concrete, asphalt pavement, roadways, commercial buildings, as well as the private markets. Appalachian Aggregates, LLC prides itself on its ability to provide services to many customers in various geographical locations. In addition, by being a part of the CRH Americas family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH Americas. CRH Americas is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the United States. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Job Description Summary
This position will be responsible for daily maintenance and repair of the plant, as well as other miscellaneous work that needs to be performed. Responsibilities will include plant maintenance, repair, and installation operations as assigned. Performing special maintenance projects and maintenance and repair of all facility equipment. Trouble shoot and determine appropriate repairs, replacing defective parts as needed. Maintain machinery and mechanical equipment in use at the plant.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The mechanic will be responsible for the completion of the necessary paperwork that is required as well as communicating any maintenance that needs to be completed to management. The mechanic will also be expected to follow all safety regulations set forth by the company. The mechanic will also be responsible for maintaining a clean work environment, this includes all equipment as well as the facility.
The mechanic will be responsible for keeping and turning in the required paperwork for Maintenance needs, Parts and Service Work orders and Invoices, Safety Documentation.
In addition, the mechanic may be asked to perform a wide range of duties within the plant such as operating heavy equipment and being willing to help wherever needed. Must be able to lift 50 pounds alone and stand a good part of the day.
The mechanic will be working in varying weather conditions, in dust and noisy areas. Substantial walking, bending, stooping, lifting or working in awkward or strained positions. Some hazards involved due to working in and around trucks and machinery. The mechanic will be asked to work overtime as well as some weekends as business needs determine.
• Must have a valid driver’s license.
• Must be at least 18 years of age.
• Must pass drug screen, “Fit to WORK” physical, and criminal background.
• Must partner with other quarry employees as instructed by facility manager to ensure daily schedules are met.
• Attendance required according to attendance policy to ensure crew ability to operate at a normal efficiency level.
• Physical ability to operate equipment under extreme temperatures and for extended hours of time.
• Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completions.
• Attitude/cooperation: always maintain courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, and the general public.
• Ability to work various times during day, night, or weekend hours at various locations.
• Ability to follow MSHA/OSHA safety guidelines as well as those set forth by the company policy.
• Ability to follow instructions of supervisor/facility manager on order to adhere to company policies and safety guidelines.
High School diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Heavy equipment experience preferred
Minimum of 2 years in the maintenance field
Welding and cutting experience preferred.
Ability to make simple electrical diagnosis and repairs
Familiarity with MSHA regulations
What CRH Offers You
CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.
If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!
Appalachian Aggregates, LLC, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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