Loader Operator

Date: Jan 10, 2022

Country: Litchfield, 5192, US, 13222

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries



Founded in 1854, Barrett Industries is a construction industry leader operating primarily in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York. Through our subsidiary companies, we serve everyone from small contractors to government agencies and Fortune 500 companies. Barrett Industries Corporation is an infrastructure construction holding company with a vertically integrated value chain including quarries, sand and gravel operations, asphalt cement storage terminals, hot mix asphalt plants, trucking, asphalt emulsions, asphalt paving, pavement preservation, and infrastructure construction.

Barrett’s mission is 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.


Main Responsibilities


  • Operates asphalt plant for the production of hot mix asphalt and other mix designs used in the construction and maintenance of roadways.
  • HMA Plant Operator is responsible for the execution of the maintenance program of the plant equipment and facilities in order to keep the plant functioning efficiently to minimize downtime.




  • 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.



  • Directly operates plant controls to properly manufacture hot mix, warm mix and/or cold mix asphalt to specification.
  • 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.



  • 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 subsidaries (Including Barrett Industries) 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.