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CareerMine Job Id:
770664 Job Summary
Ready Mix Instructor
Employer Job Id:
June 19, 2012
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August 18, 2012
Ready Mix Instructor
- Under the immediate direction of the Plant Manager, the Ready Mix Instructor is responsible for the following:
- Training new employees how to maintain a clean, safe, and operative truck.
- All aspects of training the operational specifications of equipment assigned; including operating pressures, temperature gauges, etc.
- Training on all required safety equipment; including personal/vehicle safety equipment, glasses, hardhat, steel toed shoes/boots, triangles, fire extinguisher, etc.
- Training employees to inspect each load for general quality control issues.
- Training new employees to maintain a clean, safe, and operative truck.
- Operates Ready Mix trucks in a safe and efficient manner, adhering to Department of Transportation (DOT)/Tex Dot and TXI rules and regulations.
- Performs daily preventative maintenance inspections and maintains accurate records on vehicles.
- Assists with fleet maintenance on repairs as needed.
- Communicates and directs coworkers verbally either directly, through Nextel radios or hand signals.
- Provides appropriate documentation on delivery tickets.
- Ensures all delivery tickets are signed and returned to TXI/Ready Mix.
- Exercises good judgment and communication regarding work site access, unloading and operation to and from work site.
- Maintains good customer relations. Acts in a professional, courteous manner.
- Maintains a professional appearance.
- Demonstrates good knowledge of lock out/tag out procedures.
- Demonstrates good working knowledge of TXI/Ready Mix Rules and Regulations and assures facility compliance with OSHA, DOT, Tex Dot, TNRCC, EPA and other regulatory agencies.
- Trains and follows all safety policies and procedures.
- Participates in all Company functions.
- Completes required training and certifications for the position.
- Assists with job site safety.
- Assists Plant Manager with various responsibilities.
- Learns and performs daily plant operations.
- Ability to inspect, file and process daily Mixer Operators paperwork.
- Facilitates, organizes and actively participates in in-house safety meetings.
- Exercises good judgment in identifying and evaluating all Ready Mix operators.
- Performs other duties as required.
Minimum Education And Experience Requirements
- High School Degree or GED equivalent.
- One-year experience in the concrete industry, two years preferred.
- Possess a Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).
- Recommended by Operations Management.
- Excellent driving, safety and attendance record.
- Maintains an active DOT qualification.
Knowledge, Skills And Abilities
- Strong knowledge of concrete products
- Exemplifies Leadership qualities and the ability to perform well in a team environment
- Self-motivator with an open mind and positive attitude
- Good performance appraisals
- Must have the ability to lead by example.
- Ability to read, write and communicate clearly and effectively in English.
- Ability to climb stairs, climb ladders, reach, squat, tolerate prolonged standing/walking, balance, bend from trunk, crawl, kneel, push and pull objects.
- Demonstrate neck range of motion within normal limits (flexion and extension 60°, lateral flexion 40° and rotation 70°)
- Lifts objects of various dimensions and weights.
- Ability to operate hand controls with both hands.
- Ability to operate foot pedals with both feet.
- Ability to perform sustained overhead reaching.
- Ability to use vibration tools.
- Ability to tolerate working outdoors in all environmental temperatures and weather.
- Ability to work in areas with the potential for high noise levels.
- Ability to tolerate working at heights up to 9 feet.
- Time is spent in both air conditioned environment and non-air conditioned environments. Work is performed in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet or dry. Incumbent will have exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc.
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1 - 5 years experience in Canada
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