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Quarry Utility Worker

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Date: Apr 10, 2019

City/State/Province: Blacksburg, SC, US, 29702

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Reeves Construction Co. (170) 

 

Sloan Construction, a company of Reeves Construction Company, has been a key partner in the infrastructure growth of the Southeast since the company’s founding in Americus, Georgia, in 1955. For more than a half-century, Reeves Construction has expanded to meet the needs of the region as the demands for improved infrastructure increase. As we’ve grown, Reeves has formed new partnerships and branched out to new subsidiaries from Sloan Construction in South Carolina and North Carolina, R.B. Baker Construction in Georgia and Florida, to Southeast Emulsion in South Carolina and Georgia to meet transportation construction needs from heavy construction services, excavation and site work, to underground utilities, bridge construction, and asphalt paving and materials supply. Reeves Construction Company is a complete maintenance and rehabilitation company dedicated to meet the specific needs of the roadway, airport, bridge, and military maintenance market. Reeves prides itself as a leader in the transportation construction industry, not only for its quality products, but also for its high company standards of safety and performance. Our company’s success is based on a foundation of exceptional accomplishments, with an eye on innovation for the future.

Utility Worker

 

Sloan Quarry – Blacksburg, SC

 

Perform cross-functional duties in plant maintenance, production, and equipment operation.  Duties include greasing and lubricating plant equipment, maintaining plant housekeeping, operating equipment and performing routine maintenance on plant and equipment. 

 

Position Responsibilities

Assist in plant operations including production, quality control, loading and shipping

Assist with preventative and routine maintenance on mobile and plant equipment

Must be willing to cross train in all plant areas

Learn to operate plant-specific mobile equipment

Perform daily pre/post-shift inspections on equipment and maintain maintenance log

Follow all safety rules, regulations and procedures as set forth by the Federal and State agencies & Company policies

Demonstrate a positive, upbeat attitude and energy level toward teammates, peers

Maintains good housekeeping in areas of responsibility

Other duties as requested

Position Requirements

Ability to learn rapidly, follow directions, acquire acceptable work habits such as punctuality, skill, neatness and dependability

Must be able to communicate effectively in English and be able to read, understand, and convey work instructions and assignments

Must be a self-starter with the ability to work with little or no supervision.

Must be able to prioritize workload in an efficient manner

Service oriented and a team player with a "can do" attitude

Adhere to MSHA and plant safety rules and regulations

Must be able to limb on and off equipment to operate and service, possibly multiple times daily

Physical requirements

Must be able to perform duties in a safe manner. 

This job requires the ability to wear a hard hat, safety glasses, steel-toed boots and hearing protection

Must be able to climb stairs to a height of 50 ft. and work at this height

Ability to operate radio, CB radio, computer and other equipment as required

Must be able to bend, stoop, climb and reach around all areas of equipment

Lift up to 50 lbs. to waist level and carry 20 yard

Ability to use hand tools such as grease guns, shovels, wrenches, screwdrivers, etc.

Working conditions

Must be able to work in areas where noise levels are up to 90 dbs.

Will work in varied environments (in all weather conditions heat, cold, wet, humid, dry and/or dusty conditions)

Exposure to cement, granite, and other raw materials and various chemicals, solvents and lubricants

 

Sloan Construction is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to promoting diversity and maintaining a drug-free workplace. It is our policy to ensure that applicants are considered for employment based on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expressions, sexual orientation, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), immigration status, citizenship, genetic information, medical conditions, protected veteran status, uniform service member status, familial status, marital status, registered domestic partner status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and provide a workplace free of harassment and discrimination.  This Policy applies to aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, termination, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here and here.  For notification on E-Verify click here and for information on Right to Work, click here.  We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Sloan Construction at 864-416-0200 or send an e-mail to: hr@reevescc.com.

Sloan Construction will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. For more information, please click here.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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