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Date: Nov 29, 2018

City/State/Province: Plattsburgh, NY, US, 12901

Company: Colas

The road to your future starts with Upstone Materials

Since 1854, Barrett Industries has been a leader in providing infrastructure solutions throughout the United States. Through our subsidiary companies, including Upstone Materials, 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. 

Upstone Materials 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”

 

Under the supervision of the Safety Coordinator, duties will entail ensuring facilities are in compliance with OSHA and MSHA standards.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Completing accident reporting and investigation;
  • Entering safety data into Intellex and Knack systems;
  • Encouraging employees to participate in company-wide safety programs, including safety huddles, one-on-one safety conversations, reporting close calls, and take 5;
  • Performing noise and dust monitoring;
  • Creating machine specific LOTOTO procedures; and
  • Completing other safety projects and duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Targeting students enrolled in a Health and Safety program or manufacturing program with an interest in safety 
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • A valid Driver’s License
  • A clean Motor Vehicle Record
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to travel 75% of the time within Northeastern New York

 

Details:

M-F 7:00AM-3:30PM; starting around the end of May through mid-August. Housing will be covered by employer.

 

Upstone Materials 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 Upstone Materials at 973-533-1001 or send an e-mail to: careers@barrettindustries.com.

Upstone Materials 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: Plattsburgh

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