Posted: Friday, February 16, 2018 5:50 PM
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
Tilcon Connecticut has an opening for an experienced Welder/Maintenance person in our Plainville Quarry. The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co:workers and managers. Our core values are safety, quality and integrity in everything we do. All Tilcon Connecticut employees are expected to partner with associates and management of Tilcon Connecticut Inc. to coordinate, support, and actively promote our safety process. This position will report directly to the quarry superintendent and will comply with mandatory safety requirements and other functions of the quarry team.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions):/h3:
This position involves maintenance/welding and repair plant/plant operations including working with crushers, conveyors and screens. This includes cutting torch and welding projects and also includes general work around the quarry operation and other duties as assigned. Overtime is required as needed.
:Required: Fabrication/Welding Experience
:Desired: Previous Aggregate Operations Experience
:Could on occasion work at considerable heights.
:Must be able to have a flexible schedule to coincide with job requirements.
:One plus years plant / crushing experience. Knowledge of quarry production and associated equipment, and understanding of operations and safety requirements.
:Capable of welding and cutting with a torch and assisting in preventive maintenance and plant repairs.
:Must have mechanical aptitude.
:Able to lift 75 pounds. Climb stairs/ladders up to 24 feet.
:Mechanical aptitude/ability to diagnose and perform plant repairs as needed.
:Previous maintenance/welding/cutting experience necessary.
:Ability to operate an aerial lift.
:Arc welding experience preferred.
:Experience in steel erection/destruction i.e. welding, cutting, and fitting preferred
:Experience working with crushers, conveyors and screens.
:Must be safety:minded.
:Able to work without close supervision, a self:starter.
:Previous experience working in a rock quarry preferred.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment in designated operations and production areas as outlined by OSHA, MSHA, and state agencies. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position: Hardhat, Safety Glasses, Face Shield, Welding Helmet, Reinforced Toed Shoes, Hand Protection, Respirator, Ear Protection, Fall Protection, Air Monitor, Reflective Safety Vest.
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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee is required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms, climb, or bala
• Location: Hartford, New Britain
• Post ID: 22741922 connecticut