Grand Rivers, Livingston, KY (42045)(public transit accessible)
Number of openings: 1
Application closing date: 1/2/2020
Federal contractor, expires on 6/12/2020
Build Your Career. Build America's Future.
Vulcan Materials Company is the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. When you join Vulcan, it's more than starting an exciting career - you get to make a difference for millions of people every day across the country.
When you join Vulcan, you join a dynamic culture in which career development is encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is valued. No matter the role or the location across the country, every member of the Vulcan team lives through the Vulcan Way: doing the right thing, the right way, at the right time.
What You'll Do:
Champion Safety. Take an active role in prioritizing safety throughout the operation for yourself and others at all times in accordance with MSHA and Vulcan standards.
Inspect and Diagnose. Inspect and diagnose repair and maintenance of mobile and plant equipment.
Plan Jobs. Plan, design, organize, and lay out construction and repair jobs from blueprints. Fabricate structural components from instructions.
Weld Materials. Weld materials in flat, vertical, and overhead positions. Select rod and weld type and welder setting. Cut materials using air arcs, burning rods, and acetylene/oxygen cutting torches to fit fabrication and job requirements. Perform welding repair and maintenance to stational production related equipment, machinery, and structures such as conveyors, crushers, elevators, drives, and screws.
Perform General Physical Activities. Perform physical activities that require moving your whole body and considerable use of your arms and legs, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling materials.
Skills You'll Need:
Education. High School Diploma or GED is required. Technical school is preferred.
Functional Knowledge. Must have thorough knowledge of welding material, welding properties, and various types of metals. Must be able to interpret blueprints. Must be able to wire feed welding machines to hard face and fabricate and repair liners.
Welding Skills. Must have welding experience. Must be able to perform brazing, welding, arc-welding, and cutting tasks.
Flexibility. Must be willing to work overtime and extended hours depending on customer and company demands. Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions and tolerate being exposed to loud noises.
Mechanical Skills. Must have some knowledge of industrial tools, their uses, and maintenance.
What You'll Like About Us:
Great Company Culture. Our people share a competitive drive for in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness, and communication.
Safe. Industry leader in health and safety standards. to creating a safe work environment and protecting all employees and customers.
Meaningful Work. What sets us apart is that the work we do impacts daily lives - and every employee contributes. The aggregates we produce are used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing.
Health Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision programs,.
Rest and Relaxation. Paid vacation, personal floating days, and paid holidays.
Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with company match and contribution.
Training and Development. We see, and helping our employees meet their goals, as a key part of our business.
Vulcan Materials Company is committed to employing a diverse workforce.
NOTICE TO TEMPORARY STAFFING AGENCIES, PLACEMENT SERVICES AND PROFESSIONAL RECRUITERS
Vulcan Materials Company has an internal recruiting department. Please review our as it relates to the use of temporary staffing agencies, placement services and professional recruiters.
Vulcan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to r ace, color, r eligion, s ex, s exual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law from discrimination.
Applicants preferred to have at least a High school diploma/GED or equivalent