Job Description

JOB SUMMARY 
This position operates the blending system to produce the concrete mix.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Comply with Westlake Safety Policies and Procedures  
  • Regular attendance, timeliness and scheduling flexibility 
  • Operates the controls of the batching and delivery system to produce the proper concrete mix
     
  • Follows and adheres to production schedule
     
  • Provides feedback to optimize batch mix
     
  • Ensure all mixing and cement delivery equipment is clean 
  • Monitors the activities of the batching scale for sand, cement, water, calcium and if used, liquid pigment 
  • Ensure proper levels of raw materials are maintained in the holding bins or silos 
  • Ensure reclaim water system is operating properly  
     

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES  

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, equipment manuals, and company manuals and procedures. 
  • Demonstrate manual dexterity and mechanical aptitude 
  • Good communication skills and ability to read, speak, and write effectively (English and Spanish bilingual preferred)
  • Ability to observe, identify, deduce and troubleshoot equipment malfunctions 
  • Quick learner and ability to work under minimal supervision 
  • Basic mathematical skills (i.e. ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide) 
     
  • Basic computer skills 
  • Ability to attention to details 
     
  • Ability to train other employees

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE 

  • No minimum education completion requirement

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The employee should possess the ability to: 

  • Be exposed to sounds or noise levels that maybe uncomfortable 
  • Withstand exposure to temperature extremes inside or out  
  • Prolong standing or in stationary position  
  • Complete repetitive movements 
  • Bend and/or twist  
  • Lift/move/transport items up to 50 pounds 
  • Ability to move or traverse about the facilities 
  • Ability to work around dust, chemicals, and other substances, and in various environmental conditions 
  • Wear all required personal protective equipment (hearing, vision and hardhat protection) 

This is not necessarily an all-inclusive list of job related responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities or may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" relationship. 

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