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Job Title:  Operator I, Equipment

Site/Location:  Solms Plant

New Braunfels, TX, US, 78132

Date:  Sep 8, 2022
Job Description: 

General Summary

Responsible for the pre- and post-inspection and safe operation of haul trucks, water trucks, skid steer, backhoe, dredge, portable plant, and any other equipment assigned, while excavating and processing soil and rock materials.

Principle Duties and Accountabilities

  • Pre-Inspection, post-inspection, and safe operation of haul trucks and water trucks.
  • Responsible for plant operation assignments.
  • Responsible for plant housekeeping assignments “Ground man”.
  • Assisting in plant and equipment servicing and maintenance repairs.
  • Inspect, ascent, start and safely operate and control assigned off-road mining equipment in a hazardous mining environment.
  • Responsible for completing area audits.
  • Maintains work area and equipment in a safe and clean condition at all times.
  • Responsible to abide by and support all company and plant safety policies, rules, and procedures as well as M.S.H.A regulations.


Educational Skills and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.
  • One year of heavy equipment experience highly desired.
  • Must possess good analytical and troubleshooting skills.

Other Qualifications

  • Ability to listen and understand information presented through spoken words.
  • Ability to communicate information in speaking.
  • Ability to read and understand information presented in writing.
  • Ability to communicate effectively using appropriate interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to supervise own work and be self-motivated.
  • Ability to abide by company safety policies and procedures and to work safety within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to occasionally travel (including overnight) up to one (1) week at a time.


About Company

Capitol Aggregates a division of Zachry stands on a rich tradition of creativity, stability, innovation, and experience in the construction and building materials industry. Fully understanding that Capitol's employees are the heart of our success, we foster a dynamic work environment by providing development opportunities such as training, education, and career advancement. We believe people are our greatest asset and offer a variety of training and development opportunities to promote excellence and facilitate career advancement.

Capitol Aggregates offers an industry leading benefits package.

  • 401k
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401k
  • Paid leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: San Antonio