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Plant & Yard Worker

Company: Hawaiian Cement Department: Maui Concrete & Aggregate
Location: Puunene, HI Hiring Manager: Dee-Cy K Derego
Closing Date: 03/01/2024 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Journeyman: $31.81 /hour    
Job Summary:
Ready for a challenging, fast-paced career where you lay the groundwork that builds communities? Hawaiian Cement is a construction materials company that believes in building things that last, and you can be a big part of our future.

Hawaiian Cement is a PEOPLE-first company. Our team members are the key to our success, and we are committed to giving them the tools, training, and time to do their jobs productively and go home safely each day. Our purpose is to build a better Hawaii by improving the lives of our employees, their Ohana (families), and the communities we serve. Join our growing team today!

As a Plant & Yaard Worker, you will get to perform labor type work necessary to maintain a clean and safe work environment for all locations, including but not limited to Puunene & Waikapu quarries, batch plants and maintenance facilities. Works under the general supervision of Leadsman, Supervisor or Manager.

Minimum Qualifications:
• High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
• Must posses a valid Hawaii State Drivers License and be able to drive an automobile or pick-up truck
• Must be able to work NIGHT SHIFT, overtime and on weekends as required
• Requires Saturday work
• Must be mechanically inclined
• 1 year of previous experience
• Must become a member of the ILWU Local 142
Duties and/or Responsibilities

You will have the opportunity to:
• Operate skid steer loader and other manual equipment necessary to maintain a safe and clean work environment around crushing, maintenance and batch plant equipment
• May assist mechanics and other personnel with minor repairs as required
• Responsible for basic crusher/conveyor maintenance and servicing
• Requires changing conveyor belting, idlers, rollers, skirt board, screens and all other wear parts requiring frequent repair or replacement
• Checks mechanical condition of equipment as required
• Assists mechanics on emergency and minor repairs
• Reports unsafe conditions and mechanical defects on equipment
• Performs pre- and post- operational checks such as oil, water, and fuel levels, checks all lights and braking system, and tires
• Responsible for cleanliness and proper appearance of equipment and makes minor repairs when necessary
• Performs repair and replacement maintenance on all wear parts
• Performs such similar, comparable or related duties as may be assigned or required
• Must always work safely and take action to prevent any and all unsafe actions, process, and behaviors
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
• Works in varying environments, from air-conditioned offices to hot, dusty, muddy field conditions
• Must be able to stand for long periods of time
• Must be able to climb ladders and stairs, and withstand heights
• Must be able to lift and carry materials weighting up to 60 pounds
How To Apply
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Hawaiian Cement is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
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Knife River is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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