Vulcan Materials Company Frederick, MD, USA
06 Mar, 2019Full-time
Overview of Vulcan Materials Compan 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. We run our business with great discipline and integrity. At Vulcan, our people share a competitive drive for excellence, in an environment of trust, teamwork, positive reinforcement, open-mindedness and communication. Ours is a culture of mutual respect, integrity and committed spirit. Opportunity, community and unity is our way of doing business. We call it The Vulcan Way . Position Summary This position’s primary responsibilities include; maintenance, troubleshooting and mechanical repairs to fixed plant equipment. Cutting, welding, and fabrication skills are required. In addition, the position requires performing welding tasks, laying out repair jobs from blueprints and fabricates structural components from instructions. Welds material in flat, vertical or overhead positions once having determined weld type and rod selection. Makes adjustments to welding machine as required. Cuts material using acetylene/oxygen cutting torch to fit fabrication. Position requires candidate to effectively diagnose and make mechanical repairs to various types of crushers, screens, conveyors, feeders, hydraulic systems, pumps, chutes, bins, hoppers and other production components used in a crushing facility, with limited supervision. Must be willing to work all shifts. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Performs duties safely, responsibly and proficiently observing all safety and health rules. 2-3 Years of mechanical experience is preferred. Must have ability to work independently and problem-solve while working alone or as part of a team. Initiates and takes action before being required to do so; demonstrates ability to work under minimum supervision. Uses time efficiently and ensures job duties, issues and concerns are handled in a timely, appropriate manner. Communicates clearly verbally and in writing; listens carefully in an open, candid, and consistent manner. Adheres to Company policies in regards to attendance and punctuality. Physical Requirements • Ability to work outside in all types of weather and perform dirty, greasy duties. • Ability to work overtime. • Obtain gross motor skills and coordination to safely work in the facility. • Safely lift and carry a fifty (50) pound load. • Ability to perform moderate physical labor. Education High School Diploma is required. This position requires knowledge and awareness of construction and industrial sites. Position requires ability to work various shifts. Some overtime and weekend work required. The description is not all inclusive of the duties that are performed and expected for this position. Candidate may be assigned to duties other than those outlined above as the work environment and essential functions of the job change. Benefits Vulcan Materials Company offers a competitive compensation program and benefits package including: medical/dental/vision, paid holidays and vacations, life insurance, 401(k) with match and flexible spending accounts. Vulcan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law from discrimination.