Loader Operator - Litchfield, NY

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries

Barrett Paving Materials Inc. is one of the companies that operates within Barrett Industries Corporation, the Colas USA subsidiary that operates primarily in Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York. Barrett Paving is a leader in heavy civil construction with a vertically integrated value chain which includes aggregate production, hot mix asphalt plants, asphalt paving services, and a wide range of road construction work. We engage in heavy civil and commercial construction projects in counties throughout Upstate NY, specializing in airport and highway work. The mission of Barrett Paving has been to strengthen and grow by empowering our people, fostering innovation, and utilizing new technology. To learn more about Barrett Paving visit www.barrettpaving.com/.  

Throughout Colas USA, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. To learn more about the Colas USA Family of Companies, please visit www.colasusa.com.

Barrett Paving, and the rest of the Colas USA Family of Companies, is part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit www.colas.com

Job Summary


Operates heavy equipment in the Litchfield Hot Mix Asphalt Plant and Quarry.

Main Responsibilities


  • Work with plant employees in production and distribution of product.
  • Leads and assists plant employees in maintenance and repairs of the plant equipment.
  • Maintain plant facilities with professionalism and quality in mind to ensure that we delivery quality products to our valued customers.
  • Work with Quality Control personnel to continuously monitor the quality of the products we produce.
  • Compliance with company safety standards and policies.
  • Compliance with environmental, health, and safety regulations and policies.
  • Be responsible for the safe execution of tasks being performed by plant employees.
  • Work with Plant Superintendent to continuously improve safety at the facility.



  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment; assist co-workers and supervisors with assigned duties.
  • Communicate openly, honestly, and professionally with co-workers, supervisors, and all others.
  • Be willing to work with alongside fellow employees to complete assigned tasks sometimes under adverse working conditions to meet goals set forth by management.



  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • One year of experience in asphalt plant production and/or operations.


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