Asphalt Screed Operator
Lane Christensen Co.
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Essential Job Accountabilities
Push and move levers to guide machine, and control operation of machine attachments.
Bolts extensions to screed to adjust width, using wrenches.
Operates screed machine from a standing position on a platform attached to the paver or walking alongside.
Observes distribution of paving material along screed and controls direction of screed to eliminate voids at curbs and joints.
Uses the screed machine to lay asphalt material to project specification including but not limited to depth, width, and grade.
Clean, inspect and maintain equipment.
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent years of experience
Proper certification required
Appropriate training and experience required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Workers should be able to:
Read engineering drawing
Practice good safety habits
Work in dusty or dirty surroundings
Follow instructions and meet set standards
Judge distances and slopes accurately
Make decisions based on verifiable standards.
Physically, workers must be able to:
Stoop, bend, and crouch
Use hands, arms, and legs fully
See well (either naturally or with correction)
Lift up to 50 pounds, with frequent lifting and carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
About Granite Construction Incorporated
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