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Oldcastle SW Group, Inc. Water Truck / Utility Operator - United Companies, Gunnison, in Gunnison, Colorado

Job ID: 209402United Companies, is a CRH Company.Our purpose, commitment to thefuture, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment,and development of our employees. We strive to be The Preferred Source ofquality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete,asphalt, paving and construction services. We succeed as a team by embracingintegrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, andfinancial sPosition OverviewThis is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of watertrucks, but could also include operating end dumps and or belly dumps(with and without pups (trailers) and tarping systems). AdditionalSkills required: Experience in operating a water truck, working with thecrew to process material on site and experience in hauling heavy equipment.Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)Can operate equipment safely and efficiently.Must keep time and material records.Must follow verbal and written instruction.Knowledge of different types and sizes of aggregates.Ability for maneuvering and backing with pup trailer.Must be able to communicate effectively on the radio system.Connect and disconnect pup trailer.Operate equipment safely and efficiently.Responsible for safe slopes on excavations and proper barricading.Locate utilities and other buried lines prior to digging.Perform minor servicing and maintenance or refer major problems to thesupervisor.Knowledge of trenching and shoring standards.Keep time and material records.Knowledge of aggregate sizes and classifications.Knowledge of weight requirements of loads leaving the pit.Travel from interstate highway to rural dirt roads from various locations.May assist Laborer at various job sites as needed. May perform physical tasksinvolved with laying pipe and utility lines, and/or tasks involved withroad construction and laying asphalt, etc.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential duty satisfactorily. Any requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions.Education/ExperienceOne to two years rexperience operating equipment and 2 -3 years minimumexperience driving a truck required. A person with Loader experience ispreferred.Certificates, License, RegistrationsMust possess a valid state commercial drivers license (CDL) Class Bwithappropriate endorsements (Tanker).Must possess a valid Medical Card as per DOT standard.Work RequirementsOne to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalentcombination of education and experienceIncident free driving record preferredMay be subject drug and alcohol, medical exams and physical agilities testing.Knowledge/Skill RequirementsAbility to communicate using two-way radio.Basic mathBasic computer skills preferredKey CompetenciesCustomer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations;Responds promptly to customer needs.Teamwork - Contributes to building a positive team spirit.Judgment - Exhibits sound and accurate judgment.Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently.Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well underpressure; Accepts responsibility for own actions.Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Determinesappropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports potentially unsafeconditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Changes approachor method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change,delays, or unexpected events.Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction;Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.Initiative - Asks for and offers help when needed.Innovation - Generates suggestions for improving work.Quality - Demons

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