Plant Laborer

Westmoreland - Absaloka Mine, United States of America, United States of America
Competitive
Sep 01, 2022
Sep 25, 2022
Req #215
Trade & Skilled
Permanent
English
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION DUTIES:

The Plant Laborer will be responsible to perform labor tasks on a multi-shift rotating schedule. Duties include manual labor tasks associated with preventative maintenance, housekeeping, and assisting plant and maintenance personnel. Some such duties include using hand tools, power tools, sweeping, shoveling, manual and equipment assisted transportation of material, supplies, tools, and equipment; and other duties as directed by Supervisor(s).

Ability to operate support equipment to include: pick-up, forklift, skid steer, vacuum truck, grease truck and small loader. Demonstrated work experience in material handling and conveying equipment preferred. Physical ability to work in cold weather conditions, capable of walking steeply inclined travel ways, and climbing access ladders and structures with multiple stairways.

Compliance with all Company, State and Federal rules and regulations.

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS:

General working knowledge and the skill and ability to maintain a healthy and clean atmosphere; to perform sanitary maintenance of offices, restrooms and lunchrooms, general knowledge to operate support mobile mining equipment. This position requires physical skill and ability to maintain a healthy and clean atmosphere and to perform moderate to heavy labor activities that include repetitive or sustained physical effort, continuous walking or standing, kneeling, bending, squatting, climbing of vertical ladders and equipment, frequent lifting and carrying of equipment and materials from 30 to 50 lbs. In addition, physical ability to work in environmental conditions with significant exposure to the elements of dust, noise, chemicals and fumes and adverse weather, capable of walking steeply inclined travel ways, and climbing access ladders and structures with multiple stairways.

Successful candidate must be able and diligent in using personal protective equipment (PPE) as warranted by job conditions and Company policy. Such PPE includes: hearing protection, hard-hat, respirator, steel-toed shoes, safety glasses, and other PPE as required by the Company.

Must possess a valid driver's license and maintain a good driving record.

Pre-employment screening including physical, drug screening, personal & criminal backgrounds checks will be conducted on all candidates that receive a conditional offer.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly