Martin Marietta

  • Heavy Equipment Operator - Haul Truck

    Job Locations US-IA-Fort Dodge
    Requisition ID
    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.


    Position Summary

    This position is located at an underground limestone mine and processing operation on the west side of Fort Dodge, IA.  This position will be part of night shift surface and underground operations. 


    Position Responsibilities

    • Responsible for operating a variety of off road haul trucks and other equipment utilized in mining which could include scalers, loaders, skid loaders, etc.  
    • Perform daily inspection of vehicle and work area as assigned
    • Observe visual and auditory signals during vehicle operation 
    • Perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment; clean equipment
    • Assist on plant maintenance and repairs as needed
    • Other mining related duties as required

    Position Requirements

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

    Physical Requirements

    • Must have good hand/eye coordination and be able to operate hand/foot controls.
    • Possess good vision to perceive depth at close range and distances up to 150 feet.
    • Must be able to climb on and off equipment to operate and service.
    • Must be able to bend, stoop, climb and reach around mobile equipment.
    • Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.
    • Must be able to sit and operate equipment for long periods up to 10+ hours per day.
    • Must work outside in all weather conditions consistent with extreme ambient temperatures: heat, cold, wetness, dryness, dust, and noisy conditions.
    • Must be able to work at various heights, and in an underground mine.


    • 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.