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General Labor, Concrete

Meridian
ID
Country/Region:  US
Description: 

Basalite Building Products, LLC is one of the largest manufacturers of concrete masonry products in the Western United States. Product lines include structural block, interlocking paving stones, engineered wall systems, retaining walls, ornamental and garden products, and a full range of sack goods. We are a proud member of the Pacific Coast Building Products Family of Companies.

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Plant Manager, this position supports the Splitter/Cutter/Grinder/Tumbler in all areas of manufacturing.  Is responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

SUPERVISION RECEIVED: General 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Efficient and safe equipment operation to include operation of splitter/grinder/saw/tumbler
  • Checks blocks for proper quality (splits, cuts and grindings)
  • Make critical equipment adjustments to ensure finished product quality
  • Operate forklift to move material to and from applicable secondary operations
  • Complete required production paperwork for daily activities
  • Operations may require: Loading block into process equipment by hand; Stacking finished product on pallets by hand
  • Properly execute daily equipment preventative maintenance tasks
  • Regularly meet with supervisor
  • Attends safety meetings and abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • Regular attendance is required.
  • All other duties and responsibilities assigned from time to time by the company or its designated representatives

 

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

 

  • High School diploma or equivalent experience
  • Forklift operation is required
  • On-the-job training is required to be able to perform duties and operate equipment
  • Ability to interface with automated machine operator screens
  • Requires basic reading and writing skills
  • Requires basic mathematics and counting skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing
  • Ability to act and address conflict in a professional manner.
  • Ability to act professionally and remain calm in high stress situations
  • Regular attendance is required.

 
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS 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.
 

  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; Reach with hands and arms; Talk and listen; Stand, walk, and sit.
  • Occasionally climbing or balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching or crawling may be required
  • Occasionally required to bend at the waist
  • Lifting up-to 100 pounds
  • Regular attendance is required.
     
     
    WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
     
     
  • Plant environment with moderate to loud noise, moving and vibrating machinery, dusty, dirty, fumes and/or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, hot and cold (non-weather) conditions
  • Working areas may include elevated working platforms.
  • Extreme temperatures.
  • Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)

This is a regular, full-time position with competitive compensation and full benefits including medical/dental insurance, disability benefits, life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan, and wellness programs. We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace


Nearest Major Market: Boise
Nearest Secondary Market: Meridian