Yard Technician-Nights


Ranson, WV

We are seeking a Yard Technician to join our Ranson, WV factory.

This position will work a 12-hour shift from 6PM-6AM on a 2-2-3 rotation.

Ready to help build a better future for generations to come?

In an ever-changing, fast paced world, we owe it to ourselves and our future generations to live life responsibly. At ROCKWOOL, we work relentlessly to enrich modern living through our innovative stone wool solutions. We are proud to be ranked by the prestigious Corporate Knights Inc. as the world’s most sustainable building material company in 2023.

Join us and make a difference!

Pay Rate: $20.00/hr with a $1/hr shift differential

What you will be doing: The Yard Technician plays an instrumental role in our production process – getting it started! When raw materials arrive at the site, they’re stored under roof and it’s the job of the Yard Technician to not only fill the raw material silos, but also to run the front-end loader and fill the conveyors that bring the charge into the furnace to begin melting the wool.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Effectively communicate with other operators that may be driving or hauling raw materials or finished product within the yard area of the factory.

  • Fill raw material bins on shift, remove waste and place in appropriate bins, clean out under furnace as required, repair the furnace pit and accurately stock raw materials as they are delivered while safely and effectively operating loaders and other equipment.

  • Accountable for the quality and quantity of product placed in Warehouse or loaded on trailers to support execution of high-quality stone wool by the operations team against the supplied production plan.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary

  • Generous Benefits - Effective your first day!

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision coverage

  • Educational Assistance

  • 401K Match - up to 6%

  • No cost Life and Disability Programs

  • Company provided Personal Protective Equipment

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Fitness reimbursement

  • Work-Life Balance

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • 12 Paid Holidays per year

  • Paid Parental Leave

What you bring:

  • Previous experience operating a forklift, clamp truck, front end loader, and skid steer required, preferably in a continuous flow manufacturing or industrial environment.

  • Previous experience with raw materials and aggregates preferred.

  • Basic computer knowledge and skills.

Who we are:

We are the world leader in stone wool solutions. Founded in 1937 in Denmark, we transform volcanic rock into safe, sustainable products that help people and communities thrive. We are a global company with more than 12,000 employees, located in 40+ countries with 51 manufacturing facilities… all focused on one common purpose – to release the natural power of stone to enrich modern living.

Diverse and Inclusive Culture

We want all our people to feel valued, respected, included and heard. We employ 79 different nationalities worldwide and are committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees, promote diversity, and work against all forms of discrimination among ROCKWOOL employees.

At ROCKWOOL, you will experience a friendly team environment. Our culture is very important to us. In fact, we refer to our culture as “The ROCKWOOL Way”. This is the foundation in which we operate and is based upon our values of ambition, responsibility, integrity and efficiency.

ROCKWOOL is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified candidates without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.