Martin Marietta

  • Heavy Equipment Operator

    Job Locations US-IA-Harvey
    Requisition ID
    2017-3508
    Division
    Midwest Division
  • Overview

    Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.

     

    At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.

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    Position Summary

    This position is located at an underground limestone mine (located 8 miles South of Pella). This position is a part of the night shift and experiences a combination of maintenance on equipment as well as operating a variety of off road haul trucks and equipment utilized in mining.  This position gives the opportunity to experience multiple sides of the operation.  This small team works on the surface as well as in the underground to complete a variety of tasks ranging from production roles to fabrication/maintenance projects.  

    • Perform assigned maintenance tasks which could include servicing of mobile equipment, repairs/fabrication of stationary plant equipment and other maintenance tasks as assigned
    • Responsible for operating a variety of mining equipment; may include haul trucks, loaders, scalers, drills, skid loaders, stationary process plant equipment, etc.
    • Perform daily inspection of vehicle
    • Observe visual and auditory signals during vehicle operation
    • Perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance (including servicing, greasing, light mechanics) on assigned equipment and refer defects or repairs to supervisor; clean equipment
    • Perform other mining/maintenance activities when necessary

    Position Requirements

    • Must be safety conscious, dependable, motivated and possess a positive attitude in working with others as a team
    • Welding/Torch experience preferred but will train
    • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience required
    • Minimum 1 year previous experience in a role with similar responsibilities
    • Training will be provided
    • Weekend work as required
    • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
    • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check

    Benefits

    • Medical
    • Prescription Drug
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Health Care Reimbursement Account
    • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
    • Wellness Programs
    • Employee Assistance Plan
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation
    • 401(k) with Company matching
    • Pension
    • Sickness and Accident – Short-Term Disability
    • Optional Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Life Insurance
    • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
    • Business Travel Accident Insurance
    • Direct Deposit Payroll
    • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
    • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
    • Matching Gift Program
    • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

    We are an equal opportunity employer.
    Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.