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Cornejo Batch Plant Operator in Wichita, Kansas

Position Summary:

Seeking a dedicated individual with the desire to learn and build a career while exceeding the highest quality of safety standards. This position will control production and load out of material produced in a ready mix concrete plant.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for scheduling and ensuring timely delivery of supplies to the plant and performs duties in conjunction with the dispatcher’s loading instructions.

  • Batch concrete load according to specifications.

  • Maintain time and material records.

  • Ability to understand appropriate uses of various mix designs.

  • Schedule and ensure timely delivery of oil, fuel, aggregates, admixtures, and supplies to the plant.

  • Responsible for efficient working condition of plant equipment.

  • Operate equipment safely.

  • Perform routine service and maintenance.

  • Responsible for daily plant inspections, repair, and maintenance. Should be able to complete small repairs on mixer trucks as well.

  • Assist plant management with on-site leadership and coordination for employees, drivers, and customers.

  • Assist in the performance of weekly safety meetings.

  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.

  • Properly follow all company policies and regulations for safe working procedures and environment.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or its equivalent plus at least four years of related experience (construction background desired): or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

  • Previous experience in operating various types of heavy mobile equipment is preferred.

  • Experience with mechanical repairs, accurate math skills and communications skills are required.

  • Computer skills required.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills, with the desire to seek solutions.

  • Ability to maintain composure in all situations.

  • Must be a strong team player and gain the trust and support of peers.

  • Current valid driver’s license.

    Supervisory Responsibilities:


    Physical Demands:

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, and hear. The employee is regularly required to sit, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and bend. The employee must regularly lift and/or move from 1 to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

    Work Environment:

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions and is exposed to airborne particles. The employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

    Why work for us:

    Cornejo is an ever-growing company founded on solid family values. We maintain an excellent relationship with the Wichita community and strive to provide the best possible materials and services in our industry. To do that, we employ passionate and talented individuals who are dedicated, dependable, and ready to make a difference.

    Cornejo & Sons LLC offers a competitive hourly rate and benefits including: medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. Paid vacation, holidays, and competitive 401(k) plan.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities, Women and Veterans encouraged to apply.