Minerals Technologies Inc.
Job Title: Loader Operator Department: Processing PlantDivision: Performance Materials Work Site: Colony WYReports To: Plant Manager FLSA Status: Full Time
Supervises: N/A Effective Date: 2/8/2019Critical features of this job are described under the headings that follow. To perform this job successfully, anindividual must be able to perform each primary (essential) duty satisfactorily.
Minerals Technologies Inc. is a resource- and technology-based company that develops, produces and markets
worldwide a broad range of specialty mineral, mineral-based and synthetic mineral products and related systems
and services. The Company has four reportable segments: Specialty Minerals, Performance Materials,
Refractories and Energy Services.
The Performance Materials segment is a leading supplier of bentonite and bentonite-related products, as well
as chromite and leonardite, to industrial and consumer markets globally. Products offered by the Performance
Materials segment include specially formulated green sand bond solutions for metalcasting, additives for
powdered laundry detergent formulation, and pet litter. This segment operates more than 25 mining or
production facilities worldwide. The Performance Materials segment also provides products for non-residential
construction, environmental and infrastructure projects worldwide. It serves customers engaged in a broad range
of construction projects, including site remediation, concrete waterproofing for underground structures, liquid
containment on projects ranging from landfills to flood control, and drilling applications including foundation,
slurry wall, tunneling, water well and horizontal drilling.
This position requires the safe operation of a frontend loader feeding the plant with material. Operator will, at
times, feed two dryers and remove dried material from two dryers. They are also responsible for cleaning the
frontend of the plant and maintain stock pile area, roads and parking lot. This is a 12 hour continuous shift
position that includes both days and night operation.Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
- Operator 980 Cat Loader
- Daily maintenance of loader (greasing and inspections)
- Fill both dryer bins
- Remove dried material from bunkers
- Feed dried material into plant for processing
- Clean yard with loader
- Load haul wagon
- Clean primary end of fluid bed dryer and crude pit
- Clean work area and plant
- Maintain roadways and parking lot
- This position requires training on OE/Lean
Other Duties & Responsibilities
- Perform all other work as deemed necessary by the Plant Manager.
The requirements listed in the sections that follow are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilitiesrequired to perform the duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualifiedindividuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions (primary duties) of the job.
Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalentKnowledge, Skills & Abilities:
- Work Safely
- Work as a team
- Communication Skills
- Be able to lift 100lbs
- Be able to multi-task
- Prior experience Front Loader is helpful
- Ability to climb ladders and work at height is required
Travel: LimitedWorking Conditions: Physical activity outside all year.
12 hour 24/7 Continuous Shift work within Crew B
- Work 36 hours one week and 48 the next, shifting between nights and days
Safety Training: MSHA and on-boarding process provided
Submit resume and salary requirements via: email to [email protected], fax to 610-
882-1385 or mail to North American Recruitment/HR Global Business Services, Specialty Minerals Inc., 1
Highland Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18017. EOE www.mineralstech.com. Due to the volume of resumes we
receive, only candidates meeting position requirements will be contacted.