Rock Crushing Crew Member

Wingra Stone Company, a local family owned construction company, is looking to hire a Rock Crushing Crew Member.

Compensation and Benefits:
•Hourly wage, Health, Dental, and Vision plan. Paid time off.

Work hours:
● Seasonal, generally 6:30am- 4:30 pm. Additional hours may be necessary and determined by daily demand.
● M-F, plus Saturday work often needed during construction season. (April-November). Some night work may occur.

Responsibilities:
● Perform all aspects of the operation of a portable crushing/washing plant.
● Ensure the safety of employees on the crew.
● Regulatory compliance, ensuring that pit and quarry operations comply with MSHA, OSHA, State and Local regulations, codes, and ordinances.
● Quality control of the production at all times.

Job Duties:
● Operation of crushing plant.
● Perform greasing and lubrication of conveyers, feeders, etc.
● Operate skid loader and hand shovel to clean up excess material around plant.
● Assist with repair and maintenance of machinery.
● Operate loader as necessary.

Skills and Experience Required:
● Several years’ experience in pit and quarry crushing/washing operations, comparable to the above job responsibilities.
● Strong communication skills.
● Strong work ethic including the willingness and ability to work overtime and Saturdays as needed.
● A good driving record and CDL is required.

Education:
● High school diploma.
● Experience in the field can be acceptable in lieu of above.

Apply online at: https://www.wingrastone.com

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Heavy Equipment Operator

Wingra, a local family owned construction company is looking for a full time Heavy Equipment Operator.
Non Union, with hourly pay, based on experience.
Benefits include:  Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance (100% paid by employer), 401(k) profit sharing, paid vacation.

SPECIAL SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Must have a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Must be able to perform an accurate and thorough pre and post shift inspection, have working knowledge of the equipment in order to recognize needed repairs required and possess excellent defensive driving skills. Must have the ability to climb ladders and operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner; have knowledge and understanding of OSHA and MSHA rules and regulations; perform tasks in a safe and efficient manner; and possess hazard recognition skills. This position also required solid knowledge and understanding of the capabilities of the equipment as well as specifications of different finished materials. Must be able to recognize various products by sight and to understand proper plant operation. Good communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment is required. Must be punctual and dependable, initiate and take action before being required to do so, and use time efficiently. Must be safety conscious and respond to inquiries promptly and follow through to ensure the situation is taken care of correctly.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
A minimum of two years previous experience in operating loaders and dozers in a plant environment is required. This position also requires solid knowledge and understanding of the capabilities of the equipment as well as specifications of different finished materials.
QUALIFICATIONS:
This individual is responsible operating mobile equipment loaders, dozers, etc. in a sand and gravel mining operation. Will operate loaders to load aggregates for processing, feed the plant(s) and to safely load customers’ trucks with desired specification product within legal load limits. Will operate a loader to strip and prep the site for mining and to push material closer to the feeder for processing. Responsible for maintaining adequate feed of materials, as required and maintaining stockpiles, cleans yard and plant areas. Individual will perform thorough pre-trip and post-trip inspections and accurately completes daily mobile equipment reports; perform duties safely, responsibly and proficiently while observing all safety, health and environmental rules and practices. Must follow established traffic patterns avoiding tire hazards and other hazardous conditions and promptly report any unsafe conditions. Will maintain good housekeeping practices on equipment and in the plant. Observe the plant and report any necessary maintenance or adjustments that may be required and visually checks material being produced for compliance with specifications. In addition, this position will participate in maintenance, repair, and general plant housekeeping activities.  Other duties as assigned.

APPLY ONLINE AT:  https://wingrastone.com

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Rock Crushing Plant Foreman

Compensation and Benefits:
• Hourly wage, Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance. 401 (k) profit sharing, Company vehicle, Cellphone.

Work hours:
• Seasonal, generally 6:30am- 4:30 pm. Additional hours may be necessary and determined by daily demand.
• M-F, plus Saturday work often needed during construction season. (April-November). Some night work may occur.
• Foreman often work over the winter months performing plant maintenance and making repairs.

Responsibilities:
• Manage all aspects of the operation of a portable crushing/washing plant.
• Ensure the safety of employees on the crew.

• Regulatory compliance, ensuring that pit and quarry operations comply with MSHA, OSHA, State and Local regulations, codes, and ordinances.
• Quality control of the production at all times.

Job Duties:
• Supervise 2 to 3 crew members on the crushing/washing plant.
• Maintain accurate production records of all materials produced.
• Work to reduce down time, as possible, to assure production is maintained at the highest level.
• Perform routine maintenance, oiling, and greasing of crushing/washing equipment and loaders.
• Troubleshoot and repair of crushing/washing equipment as necessary.

Skills and Experience Required:
• Several years’ experience in pit and quarry crushing/washing operations, comparable to the above job responsibilities.
• Strong leadership and communication skills.
• Strong work ethic including the willingness and ability to work overtime and Saturdays as needed.
• A good driving record is required, as a company vehicle will be provided.

Education:
• 2 or 4 year college degree preferred.
• Experience in the field can be acceptable in lieu of above.

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: www.wingrastone.com
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Aggregate Sales Manager

Wingra, a local family owned road construction company, is seeking an Aggregate Sales Manager.

BENEFITS INCLUDE: Full time salaried pay, Health, Dental, and Vision insurance (100% company paid), 401(k) profit sharing, vacation and holiday pay.

WORK HOURS REQUIRED: Work as needed based on current work demand and hours of operations. Construction hours during the season are often 7:00am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday with some Saturday work required. Work demand during the off season (December-March) can often be less.

POSITION REPORTS DIRECTLY TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE COMPANY.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE OVERALL MANAGEMENT OF AGGREGATE SALES AND CUSTOMER RELATIONS: This will include the following responsibilities:

Customer relations with current customers, including billing and collections.

  • New business and customer development.
  • Preparation of material quotes specifically tailored to jobs for bid.
  • Preparation of WI DOT material quotes.
  • Communicate material pricing to accounting for correct invoicing.
  • Interaction with Quality Control operations and staff.
  • Interaction with Production operations and staff.
  • Interaction with Dispatch operations and staff.
  • Promote safety and compliance with all laws, regulations, and company policies.
  • Pro-actively use changes in technology and trends within the industry to maintain “state of the art” processes and procedures.
  • Participate in trade association activities. Pursue some ongoing educational opportunities within the aggregate industry as available.
  • Participate in community affairs and goodwill building activities.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Several years’ experience in aggregate operations and sales comparable to the job responsibilities listed above would be ideal.
  • Strong work ethic, honesty, reliable and willingness to work long hours and Saturdays when needed.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills for customer interactions and new customer development.
  • Outgoing personality to meet new people and effectively develop new customers and business.
  • Must be able to drive daily for work. A good driving record is required.

EDUCATION: (Strongly Considered)

  • Industry specific four-year degree.
  • Four-year college undergraduate degree with a Bachelor of Science or Arts diploma in any area of study very acceptable.
  • Two-year Vocational degree can also be acceptable.
  • Significant experience in the aggregate industry can be accepted in lieu of above educational criteria.

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: http://www.wingrastone.com

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Mobile Equipment Mechanic

Wingra, a local family owned construction company is looking for a Mobile Equipment Mechanic/Technician.  Full time with hourly pay and benefits.

Benefits include:  Health, Dental, and Vision insurance (100% paid by employer), 401(k) profit sharing, vacation and holiday pay.

Responsible for maintaining and repairing heavy off road mobile equipment for aggregate mining. This includes large loaders, water trucks, dozers, haul trucks, cranes and other support equipment. Diagnosis sources of trouble and determines extent of repairs required for mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems. Must be able to schedule and perform repairs and service. Performs preventative maintenance according to the Company mobile equipment standards. Maintains equipment records according to Company procedures as well as state and federal laws and regulations. May be required to drive Company service truck and perform repairs to equipment broken down at various sites or in the plant.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Minimum one (1) year of experience on all phases of maintenance/repair of heavy mobile equipment. Experience on diesel engines, heavy suspension, brakes, hydraulics and clutch repairs is required.

SPECIAL SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:

Mechanical ability to diagnose sources of trouble and to use various hand tools, power tools, and machinery such as grinders, presses, cranes, and jacks are required. Good communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment are required. Must be punctual and dependable, initiate and take action before being required to do so, and use time efficiently. Must be safety conscious and respond to inquiries promptly and follow through to ensure the situation is taken care of correctly. Must have the ability to lift 50 lbs. Basic computer skills are required. Must have a valid Driver License with acceptable driving record. Must have personal hand tools up to 1 ½” in size.

 

APPLY ONLINE AT:  https://www.wingrastone.com

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Quality Control Aggregate Technician

Wingra, a local family owned construction company is looking for a Q.C. Aggregate Technician.

Hourly wage, based on experience.
Benefits include:  Health, Dental, and Vision, 401 (k) profit sharing.

Job Description

  • Individual will inspect, sample and conduct routine and special laboratory testing on construction materials, primarily aggregates but may also assist in other products according to the appropriate standard test method.
  • Employee will perform tests to insure quality of products at the point of production, shipping, and arrival upon the jobsite.
  • Individual will be expected to performing troubleshooting on field and jobsite problems.
  • Person will visually inspect stockpiles, material sources, and truck loads at plant sites.
  • This person will conduct testing and assist in plant calibrations to insure proper quality of the product.
  • This individual will verify test results of with outside testing laboratories and maintain accurate and timely records on test data, product quality, and defective materials.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

High School graduation or its equivalent is required and a minimum of 1 year of laboratory testing experience in aggregates. Experience with construction aggregate properties is preferred. A valid driver’s license is required.

SPECIAL SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:

Individual must possess the basic knowledge necessary to perform various quality testing; demonstrate the ability to conduct testing in an orderly, efficient, and accurate manner; possess a working knowledge of aggregate product specifications; possess good math and computer skills; possess strong verbal communications skills and have the ability

Apply online at:  https://www.wingrastone.com

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