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Croell Inc. Pump Truck Operator in Rapid City, South Dakota

Company Overview:

Croell, Inc. is a privately-held regional construction company with over 100 multi-state locations. We are a major producer of concrete and asphalt road construction in the Midwest and an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Affirmative Action (AA) employer!

Position Overview:

The Pump Truck Operator is responsible for delivering concrete using the most efficient method as well as other responsibilities on the pump truck. The Pump Truck Operator is a full time, seasonal position and requires regular travel and overtime with occasional weekends through peak season. This position reports to the Foreman and has no supervisory responsibility.

For more information regarding this position, contact Les at 605-391-4983.

General Duties and Functions:

  • Be prompt and timely for all assigned shifts, schedules and projects

  • Be aware of and familiar with the Company Handbook and abide by the employment policies and regulations

  • Ensure equipment preventative maintenance is performed timely, thoroughly and correctly at all times

  • Teach, coach and work with team in a constructive manner

  • Consistently keep equipment clean and organized to promote professionalism, safety and efficiency

  • Actively participate in any recommended or mandatory trainings

  • Make safety the main priority while working on equipment

  • Ensure all equipment meets or exceeds all DOT and safety standards

  • Maintain a positive working relationship with co-workers and management

  • Additional duties as assigned by management, as this job description is non-exhaustive

  • Willingness to perform duties outside normal scope of work (i.e. work in poor weather conditions or outside normal hours)

    Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Maintain vehicles in a clean, organized and safe manner

  • Complete pre and post-trip inspections on vehicles to ensure that all DOT standards are met (i.e. air brakes, oil, water, tire inflation, proper lighting, permits, safety kit, logbook updated, etc.)

  • Perform maintenance on assigned trucks

  • Visually inspect mix for proper materials, verify load size to ticket, check for proper slump and adjust accordingly

  • Deliver concrete using the most efficient route as directed by dispatcher or Plant Manager

  • Routinely connect multiple hoses and pipes using hand tools

  • Reposition tubes and pipes so concrete will be discharged in desired locations

  • Navigate pedals, button and levers while monitoring gauges and being communicated to via hand signals

  • Communicate and work with all customers in a manner that reflects excellent customer service

  • Work with local Plant Manager and other drivers to ensure all customer requests are being met

  • Complete wash down at job site according to location customer directs and ensure pump equipment is properly cleaned after each job

  • Fuel truck, clean truck and complete end of day truck inspection

  • Record any maintenance issues that would inhibit work production or create safety concerns

  • Process required paperwork throughout the day (time reporting, truck reports, trip tickets)

  • Cross-train with applicable positions

    Position Requirements:

  • Consent to authorization of a pre-employment work screen

  • Must be able to pass a drug test

  • Consent to authorization of a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record request

  • Class B CDL with air tanker endorsement

  • Clean DMV record

  • Mechanical background and skills

  • Possess excellent communication skills in both written and verbal forms

    Preferred Skills and Knowledge:

  • Fabrication skills

  • Concrete knowledge and experience

  • Front-end loader experience (feed Plant, move material, etc.)

  • License greater than a Class B CDL

    Physical Requirements:

    The physical requirements to successfully perform the job functions are:

  • Ability to reach below/at/above shoulders

  • Pushing/Pulling

  • Twisting/Bending

  • Sitting/Standing/Balancing

  • Operate hand and foot controls

  • Simple/Firm grasping

  • Ability to carry over 50 pounds

  • Ability to lift/lower over 50 pounds

  • Squatting/Stooping/Crouching

  • Kneeling/Crawling

  • Gross manipulation (pinching)

    Croell, Inc. Benefit Offerings:

  • Salary Range: TBD (Based on experience, location, etc.)

  • Health – Dental – Vision Insurance

  • Company paid Life Insurance

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Company Paid Short Term Disability

  • Voluntary Long Term Disability

  • Paid Time Off

  • Holiday Pay

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • 401K with Company Match

  • Bereavement Pay

  • Potential for Advancement