Crusher Laborer

in Salem, OR

Crusher Laborer Job

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  • Job Location

    Salem, OR 97302, US

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    Laborers and Production Workers

All Production/Maintenance positions are interchangeable depending on production/maintenance needs.  You will have a primary position during regular production, but throughout your career you can expect this primary position to change as production needs change.  Whenever plant maintenance is required (at least one day per week), all employees work together on all maintenance. Job is often outdoors, and weather related, involving manual skills, some math and reasoning and continuous safety applications around heavy equipment. 

If you’re someone who loves to problem solve and troubleshoot and takes pride in rolling up your sleeves to get the job done, this is the career for you. Limited experience? No worries! We’ll assist with training to provide you with the skills you need to be successful. If you’ve got the drive, we’ll help you to reach your goals. 

Wage: $26+/hr DOE

Shift: Primarily work 10+ hours per day, 5 days per week. Nights/weekends/overtime as needed.

  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance, attendance, and punctuality.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical exam and pre-employment-controlled substance testing. 
  • Demonstrates the ability to work overtime and weekends/holidays as needed.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks.
  • Must have current US Authorization to work or ability to obtain without company assistance prior to start date.
  • Experience in construction, crushing, and/or related field.
  • Knowledge of machines, equipment, mechanic’s hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment, lubricating tools, hoists, cranes, and service trucks.
  • Knowledge of crushing and production equipment.
  • Welding skills.
  • Housekeeping.
  • Welding and Cutting.
  • Changing conveyor belts.
  • Bearing replacement.
  • Changing oils/servicing.
  • Roller replacement.
  • Changing/replacing guards.
  • Changing drive belts and gear boxes.
  • Changing screen cloth.
  • Adjusting crushers.
  • Changing wear liners/hammers.
  • Replace skirting.
  • Daily Workplace Exams and Pre-Shift Safety Checks must be performed on all mobile equipment.  This is your first line of defense in protecting yourself from any potential Safety Hazards.  You will be trained in how to do these exams properly.  If you have any questions about any safety hazards, ask your supervisor.
  • Operate machines in a safe, efficient & productive fashion.
  • Communicate with onsite foreman of daily work requirements.
  • Follow designated routes adhering to safety policies and procedures in place.
  • Knowledge and following of all MSHA (Mine Safety and Health Administration) regulations, training practices, first aid and all safety requirements designated for job duties above.
  • Perform general clean-up, maintenance, and housekeeping tasks at the crusher. 
  • Shovel excess materials from around conveyors and other areas to prevent build up.
  • Operate loader to supply materials to the crusher plant trucks. 
  • Perform general clean-up and maintenance (i.e. oiling, greasing plant equipment) as directed. 
  • Be part of a team dedicated to safely providing quality products to our internal and external customers.  
  • Promptly communicate with supervisors on any flaws in material.
  • Take action to avoid potential hazards or obstructions.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned to meet business needs.
  • Regular and timely attendance.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment.

Company Benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401k with 5% company match & profit sharing
  • Potential for Overtime
  • Opportunities for Internal Mobility
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Training Provided
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program - We'll assist with continuing education that aligns with your career goals
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Earn More with our Employee Referral Program
  • Company Discounts on products, goods, services, electronics, automotive, travel & more!
  • Opportunities for Community Engagement

Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move anywhere up to 50 lbs. Physical abilities test will be required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

RiverBend Materials, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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