SIMON | Plant Operation Support/Groundsperson - Mobile Plant

Date: Oct 5, 2021

Country: Cheyenne, 5210, US, 82007

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Simon



Simon is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Simon specializes in aggregates, asphalt and ready-mix concrete production, asphalt paving, and concrete, bridge, highway, and utility construction. Through strong local ties backed by global resources, we focus on quality and value to deliver the best products and services for our clients.  What we do is bigger than construction – it is about connecting communities, building new roads to the future, and keeping the spirit of the pioneers alive and well. 


Our plant support personnel play an essential role in daily plant operations - they are the "eyes and ears" on the ground, helping to ensure the plant is running efficiently in order to meet production goals to supply material to our asphalt paving crews.  Individuals in this role have the opportunity to assists in all areas of plant operations, including plant maintenance, equipment operation, and general housekeeping.  Successful candidates should enjoy working in all types of weather conditions and have the ability to travel overnight stays away from home for extended periods of time.  While this seasonal position is based out of our Cheyenne, WY office, applicants need not reside in Cheyenne, WY.  Per diem is provided for mobile crews, in addition to a competitive base pay and year-round benefits package.  This is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in a fast-paced role with opportunity for growth!


•    Support the Simon safety culture and other Company strategic initiatives
•    Safety operate vehicles, equipment, and tools required to perform assigned tasks 
•    Assist with minor maintenance and repair of plant vehicles and equipment
•    Maintains clean, safe, and organized working areas
•    Works closely with plant operators, equipment operators, and others in completion of assigned tasks
•    Engages in multiple forms of physical labor necessary for completion of plant production operations


Qualifications, Education, Skills and Experience: 

•    High school diploma or equivalent preferred
•    At least one year of experience working in an aggregate or asphalt production operation or similar industry preferred
•    Valid drivers’ license with ability to maintain a clean driving history required


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: 

•    Wear and maintain personal protective equipment (PPE) as required by Company safety guidelines
•    Regularly required to lift and /or move up to 50 pounds with or without assistance
•    Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel
•    Regularly required to communicate (talk and hear) 
•    Frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl 
•    Standing/working on feet for long periods, and walking across uneven terrain
•    Frequent exposure to loud noise 
•    Regularly exposed to all outdoor weather conditions, dust, and airborne particles
•    Regularly exposed to fuel, oil, and other chemicals
•    Required to work varying hours, including nights/weekends, and overnight travel may be required

Workplace Values and Requirements:

  • Support, promote, and practice Simon core values, vision, and mission
  • Support, promote, and comply with Simon Code of Ethics, Workplace Conduct, Safety, and other established policies at all times
  • Embrace the Company’s safety culture, actively support all safety initiatives, and adhere to defined accountabilities implemented by the Safety Steering and Continuous Improvement teams
  • Align personal vision and goals with larger goals of the Company
  • Support continuous improvement to improve Simon processes, performance, safety, and overall success


The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Management may, at its discretion, assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (SIMON) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accomodation 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: Wyoming
Nearest Secondary Market: Cheyenne