Job: Asphalt Screed Operator

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Job Description

This position requires the ability to do following on a regular / repeated basis without restriction or sustaining injury:

  • Lift and carry 50 (+ -) pounds. 
  • Work hours as required by the job including early morning, late evening and weekend hours.  
  • Twist from side to side. 
  • Push, pull and carry heavy objects. 
  • Push, pull and carry objects of unique size and shape. 
  • Carry small to mid size tools. 
  • Stand for long time periods. 
  • Work without limitations in extremely hot conditions. 
  • Bending over to pick up small – mid size/weight objects.  
  • Climb onto equipment and onto truck ladders.
  • Maintain balance while standing on a moving surface. 
  • Bend and reach from side to side. 

Work in field environment.  Exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions, vibration and/or loud noise.

  • Proficient on at least 2 of the following skip, roller, skid steer loader or medium Paver.
  • Ability to operate Screed efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to operate a Screw effectively and efficiently.
  • Ability to operate topside of a Paver.
  • Ability to read and follow plan directions for paving.
  • Follow operator's manual on safety and start up procedures.
  • Monitors the operational condition of the Paver, noting unusual noises or vibrations; checks all fluid levels before paving.
  • Steers the Paver, holding to a predetermined reference within established limits.
  • Sets paving speed that balances delivery, hopper capacity, and compaction, preventing extended stops.
  • Works with screed operator to establish and maintain the proper head of material.

Directs truck drivers to maintain a continued delivery of material in a safe and efficient manner.