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Aggregate Plant Laborer

Date: Jun 10, 2021

Country: Richmond, Indiana, US, 47374

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries



Barrett Paving Materials Inc. is part of Barrett Industries in the northeastern United States.  The Barrett Mid-Ohio region has locations that produce quality crushed stone and sand and gravel used in the building of roads, bridges and foundations in communities throughout Ohio and Indiana. 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.


The primary function of a Plant Laborer is to maintain plant on a daily basis preforming routine maintenance tasks (i.e. lubrication, major and minor repairs) and clean up (i.e. shoveling, washing with a high pressure hose, running a skid steer loader). Operate and maintain in a safe manner various pieces of equipment, such as, but not limited to, front end loader, off road haul truck, road grader, water truck, service truck, skid steer loader.

Essential Functions

  • Lubrication of all plant and fleet equipment – requires lifting of grease/lubrication containers (approximately 50 lbs.) Adding necessary fluids to any and all reservoirs and noting any additions on daily equipment sheets. 
  • Replacement of machine parts weighing as much as several hundred pounds.
  • Perform pre startup inspections of assigned equipment. This may require the climbing up, over, and or on top of assigned equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • High School Graduate or GED
  • Willingness to learn, take direction and follow safe work procedures
  • Willingness to work weekends and long hours during peak season
  • Drug and alcohol free
  • Capable of working outdoors year round
  • Mechanical aptitude (helpful but not necessary)
  • 1-2 year’s industry experience  (helpful but not necessary)
  • Knowledge of welding, cutting, and fabrication (helpful but not necessary)
  • Ability to work in heights and sometimes tight spaces

Colas Inc.and its subsidaries (Barrett Paving Materials Inc.) 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: Richmond Indiana