Equipment Operator - Driller - Gold Hill Quarry

Location: Gold Hill NC Posted Date: September 11, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 190001OO Careermine Job Id: 1801416
Build Your Career. Build America’s Future.

Vulcan Materials Company is the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. When you join Vulcan, it’s more than starting an exciting career – you get to make a difference for millions of people every day across the country.

When you join Vulcan, you join a dynamic culture in which career development is encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is valued. No matter the role or the location across the country, every member of the Vulcan team lives through the Vulcan Way: doing the right thing, the right way, at the right time .

What You’ll Do:

Champion Safety. Take an active role in prioritizing safety throughout the operation for yourself and others at all times in accordance with MSHA and Vulcan standards. Ensure all drill and blasting standards are followed.

Move and Operate Drill. Move drill to designated location within the quarry and safely maneuver drill into position to drill blast holes. Operate unit to drill holes according to drill pattern.

Inspect and Maintain Drill. Maintain bits, hammers, and steel tubes. Change steels as needed. Inspect and maintain drill’s mechanisms, lubricant systems, and fluid levels. Make minor repairs by replacing gaskets, filters, and hoses. Coordinate with Operations Management to maintain drilling supplies inventory.

Complete Reports. Complete drilling and blasting reports as required.

Train. Train and direct the work of drilling co-workers. Provide specific drill task training to co-workers as needed.

Assist with Design. Assist in drill and blast pattern design layout.Skills You’ll Need :

Experience. Experience in the Mining or Aggregates industry is preferred. Acceptable performance, maintenance, and safety history is required.

Flexibility. Must be able to work overtime and extended hours depending on customer and company demands. Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions and tolerate being exposed to loud noises.

Ready to Drive. Must either have or be able to obtain a Class B CDL License.

What You’ll Like About Us :

Great Company Culture. Our people share a competitive drive for excellence in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness, and communication.

Safe. Industry leader in health and safety standards. We are committed to creating a safe work environment and protecting all employees and customers.

Meaningful Work. What sets us apart is the work we do impact daily lives – and every employee contributes. Our aggregates produced are used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing throughout the United States .

Health Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision programs, plus much more .

Rest and Relaxation. Paid vacation, personal floating days, and paid holidays.

Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with company match and contribution.

Training and Development. We see our development programs and helping our employees meet their goals as a key part of our business.

Vulcan Materials Company is committed to employing a diverse workforce. You will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability. You also have the right to be free from discrimination for medical needs arising from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.