Posted: Thursday, June 8, 2017 10:34 PM
?Job ID:? 104686?OMNI Engineering, an Oldcastle Materials Company, started its business in 1985 in Omaha, Nebraska.? OMNI is involved in heavy highway construction as well as private and commercial site construction.? Its primary business involves the manufacture and placement of asphalt for roads, city streets and parking lots.? Currently, OMNI Engineering employs around 200 employees and remains a competitive force in the Omaha market. Position Description Position Title:Finish Motor Grader OperatorPipeline Level:N/AReports To:SupervisorFLSA Status:Non-ExemptDirect Reports:N/ADepartment/Division:Oldcastle Materials Group/Central Division?Position OverviewThe Finish Blade Operator is primarily responsible for operating a Motor Grader to fine grade subgrade and aggregate base. The Finish Blade Operator position requires the knowledgeable use and skills of the following equipment: Motor Grader, Smooth Drum Roller, Skid Steer, Bulldozer/Push Dozer, and Box blade Tractor. Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)Operate heavy equipment of various sizes and weights, safely and efficiently.Follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment.Report any problems to the Foreman, Superintendent, Safety Manager, or Human Resources Manager.Follow direction of Foreman as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or jobsite.Perform minor servicing and maintenance of equipment; refer major problems to the supervisor.?Perform daily pre-and-post inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with company policies.Assist in training less-experienced employees on the proper operations, servicing, and repair of equipment to further their abilities.Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required.?Other duties as may be assigned.??QualificationsEducation/ExperienceHigh School diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.Five to ten years related experience operating all types of Motor Graders.?Work RequirementsMust be 18 years in age or older.Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.Must possess valid DOT Medical CardStrict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.Must maintain current driver?s license. CDL preferred.Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, and Coveralls.Compliance with all OSHA and/or MSHA regulations.?Knowledge/Skill RequirementsKnowledge in operating heavy equipment.Grade check calculations.Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in construction.Knowledge of hazards and safety precautions common to heavy equipment operations and construction sites.Knowledge of trenching and shoring standards.Ability to operate equipment safely and efficiently under a variety of working conditions.Ability to read, write and do basic mathematical calculations in order to keep time and material records, and read blueprints or other project documents.Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.Ability to operate heavy and complex equipment requiring skill and the exercise of independent judgment.??Physical RequirementsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Able to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to manipulate objects or controls, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk and hear.May require sitting for extended periods of time.Vision abilities (with correction) include close, distance, peripheral, depth, and the ability to adjust focus.Able to climb ladders and to work at heights.Able to move/carry objects up to 50 lbs.Able to work in all weather conditions.?Work EnvironmentWhile performing the duties of the job, the employee may be occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; outside weather conditions; and risk of electrical shock or burn.The noise level in some areas of the work environment may be loud, but is typically moderate.?The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.? They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.? Other duties may be assigned as required.? Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.?What Oldcastle Offers YouA culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotionHighly competitive base payComprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programsGroup retirement savings programHealth and wellness programs?About OldcastleOldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America?s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.?Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you?re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!?Join our?Talent Community?to receive an email newsletter with hot jobs & career advice. Follow Oldcastle Careers on?Facebook,?Twitter,?Instagram,?Google+,?Pinterest,?WordPress (Career Blog)?and?LinkedIn!?OMNI Engineering is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.?EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this?link.?OMNI Engineering is part of the?Oldcastlecareers??network.? Company Description:We are North America's largest manufacturer of building products and materials.Imagine a company capable of providing the modern building materials needed to build a community, even the bridges and highways to get you there. You have just imagined Oldcastle(R). Surprised? We are North America's largest manufacturer of building products. Yet we do more than manufacture products. We're partnering with national accounts, design-build firms and construction professionals to simplify the way buildings become. So why has no one done this before? Simple, no one else can. Oldcastle has the largest manufacturing footprint, the greatest product breadth, and we are not in a category that we do not lead. If you are looking to simplify the construction process-welcome to Oldcastle. Oldcastle is the North American arm of CRH plc, a leading global building materials company. Our success has been founded on delivering high performance and growth through our people - our most important asset. Our range of businesses and worldwide locations, along with our growth aspirations, enables us to provide great career opportunities for our people to develop and succeed. With operations in 31 countries, we provide more opportunities to advance your career. Your future with us is an open road that stretches as far your career aspirations.
• Location: Omaha
• Post ID: 8959308 omaha