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Plant Laborer | Midland Asphalt Materials Inc.

Date: Jun 11, 2021

Country: Lyons, New York, US, 14564

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries



Midland Asphalt Materials, Inc., is part of Barrett Industries, a construction industry leader operating primarily in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York.  Midland provides advanced pavement preservation solutions for our customers’ needs. We strive to provide the traveling public the safest roads while becoming the premier emulsion producer and pavement preservation construction company in the northeast.  Midland’s mission has been to strengthen and grow by empowering our people, fostering innovation, and utilizing new technology. Barrett Industries is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Our company provides competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee.

Position Overview

Midland Asphalt Materials Inc., a subsidiary of Barrett Industries Corporation, provides advanced pavement preservation solutions for our customers’ needs.  We are currently looking for Plant Laborers in Lyons, NY. Reporting to the Plant Assistant Manager, the Plant Laborer is responsible for various duties ensuring maximum safety, production, and productivity, including loading and unloading rail cars, working with asphalt and emulsion, and general maintenance.

Main Responsibilities

  • General laborer duties associated with asphalt and emulsions manufacturing
  • Load and unload trailers, move pallets with fork lift
  • Work with rail cars that contain hot asphalt
  • Maintain the terminal through cleaning and painting
  • Daily inventory activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned to assist in the terminal operations


  • Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Mechanical experience a plus
  • Must adhere to all Midland safety regulations
  • Must be able to lift 65 pounds and climb stairs
  • Be proficient in math, computer and communication skills
  • This position will require some night and weekend shifts

Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (including Midland Asphalt) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: Rochester