Batch Plant Assistant Operator

Reports to: Batch Plant Operator

Job Overview: Under the direction of the batch plant operator, performs routine maintenance and cleaning of the batch plant.

Areas of Accountability:

  • Learn & understand company safety policies and procedures and promote compliance.
  • Assist in the transformation of the shop floor culture to one of Continuous Improvement and Accountability.
  • Demonstrate reliability through exceptional attendance.
  • Embrace and enhance a positive culture.
  • Demonstrate ambition to develop personal skills for further advancement.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Become proficient in batching concrete to act as back-up batch plant operator if required.
  • Perform aggregate moisture testing daily.
  • Keep a clean and well maintained batch plant. Complete daily and weekly verification checklists.
  • Administration of aggregate deliveries including running loads up to storage bins and using loader to get material through grizzly grates.
  • Maintain spare parts inventory and place orders as required.
  • Accurately and legibly complete daily batch reports.
  • Ensure batch plant is operated safely, including performing lock-out tag out when required.
  • Perform routine mixer maintenance including cleaning and wear part replacement.
  • Maintain all areas of batch plant to be free of obstructions/aggregate over-spill.
  • Assist in other areas of the plant as required.


Education: Minimum High School Diploma

Knowledge and Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. Demonstrated ability to multitask and work under pressure. Must be capable of running computer and associated software.

Previous Experience: Experience in precast or ready mix industry desired.

Physical: Applicants must be able to walk and stand on feet for extended period of time, lift, push and pull up to 75 lbs, crawl on hands and knees, climb a ladder and be able to work long hours. This position occasionally works outdoors year-round and therefore is subject to all weather conditions including extreme cold and heat.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.