Yard Crew/ Shag Driver
Des Moines, IA 50317
Learn & understand company safety policies and procedures and promote compliance.
Support the Objectives of being Low Cost Producer and High Quality Provider.
Focus on increasing productivity and lowering material cost while maintaining expected levels of quality & communication with superiors.
Assist in the transformation of the shop floor culture to one of Continuous Improvement and Accountability.
Demonstrate reliability through exceptional attendance
MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY
Operate and control equipment that has a large auger, detachable funnel and sits on a heavy-duty turntable for maximum functionality.
Inspect and maintain equipment in accordance with policies and procedures for optimal use when production is ready for daily pouring under the direction of the Plant Manager or Production Supervisor.
Practice proper housekeeping with clean, properly maintained tools and equipment
Supporting other areas of the yard during non-pouring schedules.
Maintains a safe driving record
Ability to be certified on various types of equipment
Maintain compliance with all safety requirements, policies, and procedures.
Complete and maintain all required safety training, certifications and documentation.
Ability to read and understand general business documents and safety guidelines.
Upholds and supports organizational goals, values and safety guidelines.
Education High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of two years of similar work experience operating heavy equipment in a construction, plant or field environment.
Knowledge and Skills Ability to become certified on various forms of equipment within 90 days of employment and remain accident free.
Physical While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds (heavier objects with assistance). This position works outdoors year-round and therefore subject to all weather conditions sometimes to include extreme cold and heat.