General Labor, Clay

City:  Sacramento
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US

H.C. Muddox joined Pacific Coast Building Products in 1980 and now supplies a large distributor network with clay products that include standard face brick, thin brick, flue liners, pavers, pool coping, and structural brick. H.C. Muddox also offers custom shapes, sizes and colors in a range of products.

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Superintendent and Brick Production Lead, this position supports the Brick Manufacturing Department in all areas of production and 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.


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.

  • Sets green brick and flue lining in the manner specified.
  • Unloads fired brick and flue lining from kiln car.
  • Examines brick for imperfections such as cracks, chips and color.
  • Manually places brick that passes inspection on conveyer belt.
  • Maintains work area per company specifications for cleanliness and safety.
  • 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.

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, prior labor experience in manufacturing environment a plus.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions.
  • Basic reading and math skills.
  • Ability to communicate with peers, customers and supervisors.
  • Requires on the job training to perform essential duties assigned.
  • Ability to operate a forklift is preferred but not required.
  • 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 required to bend at the waist; Lift and/or move up-to 40 lbs.
  • 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 loud noise, moving machinery, dusty, dirty.
  • Outdoor weather conditions.
  • 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: Sacramento