Equipment Operator (Dozer)

Subsidiary: Sully Miller Holding Co.

 


United Rock Products is one of the companies that operates within Sully-Miller Contracting Co., the Colas USA subsidiary that operates throughout Southern California. We are part of Sully-Miller Companies consisting of Sully-Miller Contracting Co., Blue Diamond Materials and United Rock Products. Each company supports the other. United Rock provides the aggregate, Blue Diamond Materials provides the hot and warm mix asphalt manufacturing, and Sully-Miller Contracting executes the projects. Mining of construction aggregates at United Rock Products in the San Gabriel Valley has taken place since 1916. Our top-rated 300-acre site is located in Irwindale, California, just 25 miles east of Los Angeles. Virgin aggregate material is processed into sand and gravel through cutting-edge crushing and screening operations. To learn more about United Rock Products visit www.unitedrock.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

United Rock Products, 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

MAIN RESPONSIBILITES

  • Inspect equipment prior to shift for safety, environmental and maintenance defects  
  • Complete Daily pre/ post equipment inspections - report as needed  
  • Maintain adequate cleanliness of equipment 
  • Report any defects to shop, foreman and management  
  • Inspect wear items on equipment & report as needed to shop, foreman, and management 
  • Ensure areas under your scope of responsibility remain in environmental compliance and complete any needed environmental reports  
  • Load hoppers and trucks with limited spillage 
  • Monitor ground conditions in area you are operating 
  • Perform housekeeping (clean, shovel, remove trash and debris) to ensure a safe, clean and complaint operation   
  • Ensure fill is placed in accordance with Fill Operating Plan (FOP) and regulatory guidelines 
  • Ensure site remains compliant with all MSHA, OSHA and EPA standards 
  • Other duties as outlined by Aggregate Manager/Reclamation Superintendent 

SKILLS

  • 3-5 years mobile equipment operational experience on a Dozer D-10
  • Must be able to operate machine with little or no supervision 
  • Must understand all of your controls and have experience with various types of equipment accessories/blades/attachments  
  • Must be able to read grade stakes and carry a grade 
  • Use bucket scales to optimize truck loading 
  • Preferred knowledge of GPS 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive company vehicle 
  • Understands MSHA and OSHA regulations 
  • Must have a strong, team oriented work ethic with strong focus on safety and environmental compliance 
  • Ability to understand and follow Company Handbook and Safety Policies 
  • Ability to work well with others 
  • Must have a strong mechanical aptitude 
  • Must be able to follow oral and written plans and directions 
  • For Excavators- be able to set and load trucks efficiently to optimize production and be able of utilizing rock breaker and/or processor attachments  
  • For Dozers- Must be able to carry a flat grade and adapt to fluctuating terrain including steep slopes. Be able to finish slopes with a slope board. 
  • For RTD- Must be able to carry, cut and fill grade as needed and re-grade stakes. Must be able to coordinate and import trucks for proper placement on fill. 
  • For Loaders- Must be able to minimize overloading of customer’s trucks and remaining complaint with DOT weight restrictions 

 

Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries (United Rock Products) 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.


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