Asphalt Paving Crew – Lake Wales Area

Job Description


Experienced full-time: Paving Operators, Screed Operators, Lutemen, Roller Operators and Laborers, Rakers, Broom Operators, Distribution Operator Drivers, Service Truck Drivers and Transfer Machine Operators. Responsible for the safe and proper operation, maintenance and repairs, and proper setup. We require that they be committed to the total Ajax team effort by contributing to the proper completion of the work as directed by Foreman.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

A. PROPER MAINTENANCE, OPERATION AND REPAIR

  • Must keep shop informed of operating deficiencies.
  • Must perform daily maintenance
  • Must keep machine equipment clean on a daily basis.
  • Must be on the job troubleshooter and communicate with the shop to find solutions to problems.
  • Assist the mechanic and perform mechanical repairs possible using standard tools and supplies kept on the job (Hydraulic leaks, loose belts, tighten chains and belts, minor fuel problems, etc.)

B. PROPER SETUP OF COMPACTION EQUIPMENT FOR JOBS

  • Make sure to follow direction directed by the Forman.
  • All necessary compaction equipment is on the job and ready to go.
  • Must check out equipment each day.

SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL

  • Enforce and abide by all rules listed in the Ajax Safe Practices Handbook.
  • Insure all Ajax quality standards are met.
  • Insure adherence to all federal, state, local and Ajax Safety and Environmental rules and regulations.

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Field operation – Work is exposed to outdoor conditions, noise and heat.
  • Ability to work days, nights and weekends as required.

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The essential functions of this position includes sitting, standing, walking, climbing, reaching, bending, trunk movements, lifting minimum of 45 lbs., carrying, pushing/pulling, low level work, dexterity of hands and fingers, seeing, hearing and talking. 

CHARACTER REQUIREMENTS

  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work well with subordinates peers and supervisors
  • Ambitious

ATTENDANCE AND RELIABILITY

  • Reporting to work on time, after lunch, and not leaving early unless authorized.
  • Always providing proper notification and advance notice of absence.
  • Not abusing or taking advantage of personal days off.
  • Performing such other duties as may be required.

BENEFITS
Ajax offers a highly competitive pay and has excellent benefits; comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401(k) with discretionary employer match, life insurance, voluntary supplemental life insurance, flexible spending accounts, health and wellness program, direct deposit, paid vacation and holidays. 

Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer / Must be drug-free and nicotine-free / Minorities & females are encouraged to apply. Background verified, pre-employment physical, nicotine & drug testing.