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Equipment Operator

Company: Wendling Quarries, Inc.
Location: Marshalltown
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

General Info: Job Type: Full-TimeMinimum Years of Experience Required: 1 year related experience and/or trainingMinimum Years of Education Required: 1 year training or equivalent combination of education and experience.Wendling Quarries, Inc. (WQI) is a third generation family owned and operated business that produces crushed stone, sand and gravel for individuals and businesses in eastern Iowa and western Illinois. An increasing portion of our business is in the process of recycled concrete and asphalt. We have a reputation of providing quality products and prompt service to our customers. WQI shares a faithful commitment to each other, supporting each other, having fun and working together to support the communities where we live and work. Our mission is "to safely do everything we do better than anyone else" and we are committed to our core values of family, excellence and human potential. Our strategy is built around developing a highly-engaged, high-performing workforce and we take seriously the duty to give all of our employees the opportunity to become the best version of themselves.We take pride in our work and our employees.Wendling Quarries Inc. is an Equal Opportunity EmployerJob Summary: In this full time position the main duty is to safely move shot rock from the pit to the primary crusher in the quarry with an Articulated Haul Truck or a Rubber Tire Loader. Responsibilities also include daily equipment maintenance and inspections. This position has the opportunity to see different quarries in the area. If you enjoy working outside and operating different pieces of equipment, this is a perfect opportunity for you.Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Understanding of basic mechanics and working knowledge of large equipment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally more than 100 pounds.The hours for this position include: Monday - Friday with occasional Saturday work possible. On average works 50 to 55 hour weeks.Benefits of joining our team:
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Accident Insurance
    • Retirement Benefit
    • Disability Insurance
    • PTO
    • Paid Holidays
    • Flex Plan
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Company Outings- Adventureland, Golf, and other events throughout the year.
    • Health Wellness screening
    • Employee Discounts on Materials (Rock, Etc.)
    • We offer direct deposit and a weekly pay periodThank you for your interest in our opportunity, for immediate consideration please click the_ Apply _button above. Please attach a cover letter and resume to the application.Job Type: Full-time

Keywords: Wendling Quarries, Inc., Des Moines , Equipment Operator, Other , Marshalltown, Iowa

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