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Martin Marietta Materials Assistant Driller - oqw8sfwg-5867 in Overland Park, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12975759 A member of the S&P 500 Index, Martin Marietta is an American-based company and a leading supplier of heavy building materials - including aggregates, cement, ready-mixed concrete and asphalt. Through a network of operations spanning 28 states, Canada and the Bahamas, dedicated Martin Marietta teams supply the foundational resources upon which our communities thrive. Martin Marietta\'sMagnesia Specialtiesbusiness produces high-purity magnesia and dolomitic lime products used worldwide in environmental, industrial, agricultural and specialty applications.

At Martin Marietta, we strive to work with the best and the brightest - those who have the potential to become our company\'s future leaders. Each of our roughly 9,500 people shares a common purpose regardless of their professional role or work environment. Together, we utilize our diverse skills and experiences to drive our company and its extraordinary culture forward. Our aim is to build on our foundation of success and help values-driven and hardworking people realize their full potential. When you decide to invest your career in Martin Marietta, you\'ll know what it\'s like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.

To learn more about Martin Marietta and our ONE team, visit careersthatcrush.com.

What to expect:

Martin Marietta is currently seeking an Assistant Driller at our Kansas City, MO location. This is an entry level laborer position responsible for safely assisting the Core Driller during all exploration drilling activities at both surface and underground mine sites. This position requires regular overnight travel for extended shifts up to fourteen consecutive days before returning home. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and reside within a one-hour commute of Kansas City, MO.

A typical day for an Assistant Driller may include:

  • Champion the Martin Marietta safety culture.
  • Use shovels, wrenches, and other hand tools frequently.
  • Collect, label, load, and unload aggregate samples.
  • Assist loading and unloading tools and equipment from support vehicles.
  • Assist with maintenance and repairs of heavy equipment.
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
  • Complete all other tasks as instructed.

You may be a good fit if you:

  • Positive attitude and strong communication skills.
  • Work effectively in individual and team settings.
  • Clean driving record, willing and able to acquire Class A CDL.
  • Pass pre-employment drug screen, background check, and DOT physical.
  • Work 10-12 hours daily shifts.
  • Willing to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Carry 50-75 lbs. repeatedly without assistance.
  • Work inside underground mine sites.
  • Weekly travel.
  • Reliable with good attendance history.
  • Strong mechanical skills.
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.

In return, we offer a highly competitive benefits package, including:

  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Care Reimbursement Account
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • 401(k) with Company matching
  • Pension
  • Salary Continuation - Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability Options
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • College Scholarship Program - for dependent children
  • Matching Gift Program
  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

At Martin Marietta, we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants a d teammates. We celebrate diversity and commit that qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.