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Haul Truck Operator

Company: Hinkle Contracting Company
Location: Paris
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionPRIMARY FUNCTION: This position will be primarily responsible for operating a haul truck to transport raw and processed aggregate from the pit to the plant and to stockpiles in a safe and efficient manner while observing all safety, health and environmental rules and practices. This position will be located in the Somerset Kentucky area. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Can operate equipment safely and efficiently;At the beginning of the shift, perform a pre-trip inspection of the truck; Report any defects to the supervisor (if the equipment is a safety hazard, do not drive it at all and report to the supervisor immediately);Must be aware of safety inspections;Drive truck to pit/stockpile and position truck for loading by loader operator/storage bin. Drive truck to primary crusher/stockpile and dump material into the primary crusher/on the stockpile. Lower bed of truck and drive to be loaded again;Must be able to perform repetitive work: Involves performing a few routine and uninvolved tasks over and over again according to set procedures, sequence, or pace with little opportunity for diversion or interruption; May be exposed to conditions such as fumes, odors, dusts, mists, and gases that affect the respiratory system, eyes and skin;Constantly required to hear sounds and have clarity of near or far;Requires climbing on and off of the truck which requires balance and equilibrium;Requires use of feet for repetitive movements such as foot controls while driving truck;Must be able to work in low light conditions;Must be able to multitask;CAN'T BE AFRAID OF HEIGHTS; andPerform other duties as assigned.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.Pass a pre-employment "Fit for Work" physical.Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document.Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times.Willing to travel and work away from home when required.Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.Report to work at the designated start time.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS CONTINUED:Be able to work overtime when required;Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold;Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook;Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist coworkers or supervisors with other duties as required;Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA;Be at least age 18 years of age due to nature of working environment;Minimum high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required;Previous related experience in the construction field preferred but not required.Job Posted by ApplicantPro

Keywords: Hinkle Contracting Company, Lexington , Haul Truck Operator, Other , Paris, Kentucky

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