Quarry Wash Plant Operator

Job Title: Quarry Wash Plant Operator

Company: Turner Staffing Group

Location: Madison, Wisconsin area

About Us:
Turner Staffing Group is a reputable staffing agency dedicated to connecting skilled professionals in the mining and construction industries with rewarding employment opportunities. We are currently partnered with an established aggregate company located outside of Madison, Wisconsin. Our partner is seeking a diligent and experienced Quarry Wash Plant Operator to join their team.

Job Description:

As a Quarry Wash Plant Operator, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the efficient operation of our aggregate processing facility. You will be responsible for operating and maintaining equipment associated with the washing and screening of materials extracted from our quarry. This position demands a strong understanding of plant operations, maintenance procedures, and a commitment to workplace safety.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Equipment Operation: Operate and monitor the quarry wash plant equipment including crushers, screens, conveyors, pumps, and other machinery involved in the washing and screening process.
  2. Material Processing: Efficiently process raw materials extracted from the quarry through washing, screening, and sorting operations to produce high-quality aggregate products.
  3. Maintenance: Perform routine maintenance tasks on equipment to ensure optimal performance and minimize downtime. Report any equipment malfunctions or maintenance requirements to the appropriate personnel.
  4. Quality Control: Conduct regular quality control checks on processed materials to ensure adherence to specifications and standards. Make adjustments as necessary to maintain product quality.
  5. Safety Compliance: Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures to create a safe working environment. Identify and report any safety hazards or concerns to management.
  6. Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of production volumes, equipment maintenance, and other relevant data as required.
  7. Team Collaboration: Collaborate effectively with other members of the quarry team to achieve production targets and operational goals.
  8. Environmental Compliance: Ensure compliance with environmental regulations and best practices in quarry operations, particularly regarding water management and sediment control.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • Previous experience operating and maintaining quarry wash plant equipment preferred.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of aggregate processing techniques and equipment.
  • Commitment to workplace safety and adherence to safety guidelines.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to follow instructions.
  • Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off.
  • Opportunity for career advancement and professional development within the company.
  • Supportive work environment with a focus on safety and teamwork.

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