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Machine Operator - $3K Sign on Bonus Offered!

Company: Arcosa Lightweight
Location: Carson City
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Arcosa Specialty Materials is searching for a Machine Operator for our Carson City, NV plant. In this role you will support a positive safety culture within an aggregate environment that is regulated by MSHA safety standards. As a Machine Operator, you will a perform a variety of warehouse and material processing duties.

Arcosa Specialty Materials is a leading producer and distributor in the Western and Southwestern U.S. of lightweight and natural aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products.

What You'll Do:

  • Comply with all industry safety rules, procedures and applicable government regulations
  • Perform equipment inspections
  • Warehouse duties, including forklift operation, loading materials, and stacking pallets and/or assisting or operating the Dish (Pan), Roller Mill, or Packaging machines in the manufacturing of prilled product for the fertilizer industry
  • Observe production and monitor equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation
  • Clean and maintain equipment
  • Complete work maintenance orders
  • Record operational and production data accurately
  • Collect and test samples of materials or products to ensure compliance with specifications; transfer materials, supplies and product between work areas
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Communicate and work with other departments
  • Attend scheduled departmental and safety meetings

    What You'll Need:

    • Prompt, regular and predictable attendance
    • Ability to wear a respirator
    • The ability to learn and perform warehouse and manufacturing processes
    • Ability to properly use hand tools
    • Basic math skills and use of calculator
    • A general understanding of good manufacturing practices, including machine set-up and start-up
    • Some mechanical skills and the ability to maintain machinery and/or identify and resolve basic processing issues is helpful
    • Forklift and loader experience is helpful
    • An understanding and ability to comply with good safety practices
    • The ability to stand, stoop, bend, lift, walk, climb stairs, ladders, and catwalks up to 60 feet as required
    • The ability to work in varied indoor or outdoor environments (cold, hot, dry, dusty, rainy)

      Compensation and benefits

      • Between $16.70 and $17.76 per hour
      • Local site incentive plan targeted at 5%


        Arcosa is proud to offer competitive benefits and programs to help you and your family meet your healthcare and retirement planning needs. The various benefits offered to employees based on eligibility may include:

        • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
        • Paid vacation and sick time
        • 401k with Employer Match
        • 11 paid Company holidays
        • Life Insurance
        • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
        • Tuition reimbursement
        • Health & Wellness Programs
        • Flexible Spending Accounts
        • Employee Discount Programs
        • Professional Training and Development Programs
        • Career Advancement Opportunities - We like to promote from within!

Keywords: Arcosa Lightweight, Reno , Machine Operator - $3K Sign on Bonus Offered!, Other , Carson City, Nevada

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