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Date: Feb 8, 2019

City/State/Province: Norwood, NY, US, 13368

Company: Colas

The road to your future starts with Barrett Industries.


Since 1854, Barrett Industries has been a leader in providing infrastructure solutions throughout the United States. 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, and pavement preservation. 


Barrett Industries Corporation upholds the highest standards of Safety, Environmental Stewardship, and Ethical Conduct. We provide advanced solutions for our customer’s needs while having a positive impact on our local communities, generating sustainable growth, and long-term value for our shareholders. Our mission is to strengthen and grow our infrastructure products and services by empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. We operate through various companies in the Northeast and the Midwest.  We are strong, stable, and growing.  


“We Build the Roads You Travel”


Groundman/Welder Norwood NY




This position is a laborer position to work in and around a Aggregate Manufacturing facility.  Candidate must be a team player and safety concious individual.  Our site operates from approximately March to November weather permitting.  Welding and torch cutting experience is a must. Employee must provide their own small tools.  Some equipment experience is ideal for this position as well.


    - Maintenance of mobile equipment and plant equipment will be the main priority of this position.

    - Working under the guidance of the Plant superintendant and lead persons will assure great on the job training.

    - Applicant must be a dependable team player with a strong safety and work ethic.

    - Ability to work extended hours during peak season.


Job Duties include:  


Ground Maintenance, Plant Maintenance, Equipment Maintenance.




Qualifications/ Skills:


     - 3 years experience working on mobile equipment.

     - Good interpersonal and teambuilding skills

     - Must have a current and valid driver’s licenses

     - Must have adequate transportation to work

     - Adhere to safety procedures/guidelines at all times

    -  Punctuality, consistent attendance and self-direction for the success of the operations



Physical Requirements:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or walk; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Employees must have 20/40 vision, either naturally or with corrective lenses. Hearing should be excellent or corrected by audio device.


Work Environment:


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, outside weather conditions, and vibration. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places, and chemicals. The noise level in the work environment  can be loud.



Work Place Values/Requirements:


Barrett values the physical and financial well-being of our employees. We are proud to offer an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package to qualifying employees.  We are a team-oriented workplace and value workforce diversity. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. 


Barrett is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.


 *Drug-Free Work Place / E-Verify Participating Company*Minorities, Females, and Veterans are Strongly Encouraged to Apply







Barrett Industries 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 mentaldisability, 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.

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