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Martin Marietta Materials, Inc Dirt And Base Crew Laborer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Position SummaryThis position involves various manual tasks including, but not limited to,the following: shoveling; sweeping; lifting, pushing and pullingvarious objects and raking. Willingness to learn to operate variousequipment, such as a skid steer, backhoe, loaders, rollers, etc.ResponsibilitiesEnsures a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies andprocedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the taskPerforms a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor inheavy/highway construction projects; performs manual work in preparingsurfaces for pavingShovels, rakes and spreads asphalt materialAssists in patching asphalt with hot and cold mixExcavates and fills trenches and ditchesCoordinates backing of truck and dumping asphalt into paverAssists in placement and moving of various traffic control devicesKnowledge, Skills and AbilitiesMust be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habitsSelf-motivated and eager to learn new skillsPerform well in a "TEAM" environmentAbility to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistencyWilling to work hours that are associated to the asphalt industry, includingovertime and weekends as neededAbility to follow verbal and written instructionBasic mathematical skillsPass a pre-employment physical and drug screenMinimum Education and Experience1-3 years asphalt industry experience preferredHigh School Diploma or equivalent requiredPhysical Requirements and ConditionsAbility to work outdoors in varying weather conditions and tolerate beingexposed to loud noiseAbility to lift 75 poundsMust be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use ofyour arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing,lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materialsPay: $18.00 + depending on experience