American Materials Company – Equipment Operator
a Summit Materials company
Location: Linden, NC  |   Reports to: Plant Manager |   Classification: F/T Non-Exempt

Our Equipment Operators are entry to mid-level positions that support our operations as well as our customers’ experience. Mainly responsible for the safe and responsible operation of various types of large, heavy equipment within our quarry. Additional duties may include performing equipment checks, general labor and minor maintenance, as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Responsibly operating equipment in a safe manner
  • Maintaining mechanical functions of equipment
  • Complying with all Federal, State, and corporate policies
  • Maintaining the neat appearance of equipment
  • Replacing or assisting other workers or operators as needed or directed
  • Following all safety procedures
  • Attending all schedules training sessions and safety meetings
  • Performing other duties as required to maintain an overall smooth and efficient operation or as requested or directed from time to time by management team
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Minimum Requirements: 
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with a suitable driving record (MVR), preferred.  
  • Reliability and timeliness are critical.
  • Ability and willingness to work outside daily/year-round.
  • Sit or stand for long periods of time.
  • Safely operate equipment in forward and reverse directions.
  • Respond quickly to hazards or safety concerns.
  • Read, write, and understand the English language.
  • Ability to perform each essential function satisfactorily.
  • Previous Heavy Equipment operation experience, a plus.

American Materials Company and its affiliates, value diversity and strive to provide an equal opportunity, safe working environment for all our employees. We take pride in our hiring processes and our commitment to equal consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, parental status, veteran status, or any other class. Our goal is to drive diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, deciding all employment on the basis of qualification, merit and business need.    

Department: Aggregates
This is a non-management position
This is a full-time, non-exempt position

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