General Labor, Clay

City:  West Jordan
State:  UT
Country/Region:  US

Interstate Brick is widely recognized as one of the premier commercial brick manufacturers in the U.S. Established in 1891, Interstate Brick joined the Pacific Coast Building Products family in 1990. The company’s products, used in residential and commercial construction, offer several distinguishing features that motivate architects and builders across the country to specify them.

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Superintendent, this position is responsible for performing a variety of general labor duties in the yard services area such as cutting and hand stacking brick, repairing pallets and general clean up; 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.
• Sorts and loads brick onto octagon machine
• Cuts brick according to specifications
• Repairs broken wooden pallets and skids
• Cleans loose or broken brick from yard area
• Performs a variety of general labor duties such as grogging brick
• Work in other areas of the plant including packaging break away thin brick and ribbon and split tile packaging line.
• Maintains work area according to company specifications for cleanliness and safety
• All other duties and responsibilities assigned from time to time by the company or its designated representative
• 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 experience
• Requires on-the-job training to be able to perform duties
• Must be able to communicate effectively with peers, customers and superiors.
• Must be able to speak effectively, read, write and have basic math skills
• Ability to use and operate electric masonry saws, torches, hand banders and wrenches
• Ability to follow simple instructions
• 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.
• Ability to bend at the waist; Lift and/or move up-to 40 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 machinery, moving belts and equipment, dusty, dirty
• Outdoor weather conditions
• Extreme temperatures
• Must be able to wear appropriate respiratory protective equipment as designated by the company; and/or any 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: Salt Lake City