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Posted: Thursday, March 9, 2017 11:16 PM

 Job ID: 102877 Tilcon Connecticut Inc., an Oldcastle Materials company, has played a vital role in building infrastructure around our state, serving the market from 23 locations throughout Connecticut. As a leading supplier of quality crushed stone, hot mix asphalt, and ready mix concrete, Tilcon Connecticut has supported the construction of superior roads, buildings and bridges. The most respected name in the construction industry, from the quarry to the road, Tilcon Connecticut does it all!Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Tilcon Connecticut Inc. and Oldcastle Materials is the company for you! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today!  POSITION OVERVIEWWe are currently seeking a Quarry Maintenance Foreperson to support the efficient functioning of the Newington quarry for Tilcon Connecticut. This role will provide supervision and coordination of workers engaged in repair and maintenance of production equipment. As a quarry maintenance foreperson, the selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with employees, co-workers and management of Tilcon Connecticut Inc. to coordinate, support, and actively promote our safety processes. The quarry maintenance foreperson will report directly to the superintendent and will comply with safety requirements and other functions of the Company. Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the following essential functions satisfactorily: Ensures the safety of crew membersTrains crew membersOversees job sites to ascertain progress in meeting time schedules, to detect insufficient utilization of workers and equipmentSupervises and coordinates crew activities, reviews preventative maintenance schedules and estimates work requirements for completion of reactive repairs within time constraintsMaintains time and materials records necessary for maintenanceAssures compliance with all company and safety policies and proceduresRecommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, product quality and crew performance Mechanical ability Additional ResponsibilitiesPerform daily pre-and-post inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with company policiesDisplay a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all timesWilling to travel and work away from home when requiredReport to work at the designated start time and stay through end of shiftBe able to work overtime when requiredBe willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and coldStrictly adhere to safety requirements and proceduresHave the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as requiredWear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and /or MSHA and lead by examplePerform other duties as assigned QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must have the following knowledge, skills and abilities: Education/ExperiencesMinimum high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.Minimum 5 years’ experience in a supervisory position.Strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.Comprehensive understanding of MSHA regulations.Ability to operate equipment safely and efficiently, and to direct employees effectively Knowledge/Skill RequirementsMotivated team player with customer service orientationHigh level of integrity and strong work ethicPositive attitudeExcellent interpersonal communication skillsExcellent time management, prioritization and organizational skillsOutstanding problem-solving skillsAbility to work in a fast paced environment and meet aggressive deadlines Physical RequirementsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  ContinuousFrequentlyOccasionallyN/ABend  X Kneel  X Squat  X Climb  X Stand  X Walk  X SitX   Reach  X Drive  X Fine motor   XRepetitive MotionX   Push  X Carry  X    Lifting ContinuousFrequentlyOccasionallyN/A 0 – 10 lbs X  10 – 25 lbs  X 25 – 50 lbs  X 50 – 100 lbs  !  VisionCheck all that applyClose visionXDistance visionXColor visionXPeripheral visionXDepth perceptionXAbility to adjust focusX  Work Environment ContinuousFrequentlyOccasionallyN/AHot Weather !  Cold Weather !  Wet Weather !  Exposure to noise !  Exposure to high heat   XExposure to gasses   XExposure to dust !  Exposure to odors  ! Moving Equipment  ! Works with others!     What Oldcastle Offers YouA culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotionHighly competitive base payComprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programsGroup retirement savings programHealth and wellness programs About OldcastleOldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise. Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family! Follow Oldcastle Careers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest, WordPress (Career Blog) and LinkedIn! Tilicon Connecticut, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link. Tilicon Connecticut, Inc. is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network. .

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