Wash Plant/Loader Operater – Interstate Concrete & Asphalt (Post Falls, ID), 2506

Location , ID
Date Posted April 13, 2018
Category Commercial/Residential
Job Type Seasonal/Temp


Job ID:  [[134435]]

Interstate Concrete & Asphalt Co., a member of the Oldcastle Materials Northwest Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  

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Wash Plant Operator/Loader Operator

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Construction / Post Falls, ID

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Position Overview

Wash Plant Operator:

Coordinates and ensures productive operation of the wash plant.  Tends conveyors, opens storage gates, feeders, and belt conveyors. Observes flow of materials on conveyors. Cleans and removes wedged rock from conveyors and clogged chutes. Directs crew. Operates loader to ensure proper supply of material o the wash plant, trucks and other assigned tasks.

Agg. Loader Operator:

Operates loader to ensure proper supply of materials to the wash plant, trucks and other assigned areas.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

Wash Plant Operator:

  • Maintain wash plant operations to ensure timely production
  • Monitor gauges, dials and operation of machinery
  • Perform safety inspections and attend routine staff safety meetings
  • Coordinate production and loading of washed aggregate
  • Communicate and receive directions from team members
  • Perform routine maintenance and repair
  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in maintenance and repair.

    Agg. Loader Operator:

  • Ensure necessary supply of materials for wash plant is available.
  • Load trucks with proper materials.
  • Fuel, oil, grease and check other necessary loader parts to ensure proper function of equipment.
  • Maintain cleanliness of plant premises, including shoveling and clean up.
  • Perform general maintenance and repair on equipment as assigned.
  • Routinely assist with general labor and maintenance tasks.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Previous construction related experience required.
  • Two years’ experience operating crusher plant highly preferred.

    Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance and attendance.
  • Must have good depth perception and coordination to operate machine controls.
  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively with all departments and customers on the phone and in person.
  • Demonstrated good computer skills.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.           
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends as needed.
  • Demonstrates strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrates organizational and time management skills.
  • Demonstrates ability to work and communicate well with Supervisors, Truck Drivers, Heavy Equipment Operators and other employees.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing. 

    To view a complete job description and apply on-line:


    Requisition #: 134435

What Oldcastle Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

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Interstate Concrete & Asphalt Co. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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