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Wendling Quarries, Inc. Heavy Equipment Operator in Tama, Iowa

General Info:Job Type: Full-Time Minimum Years of Experience Required: Entry Level Minimum Years of Education Required: High School/GED/ Overtime Available

Wendling Quarries, Inc. (WQI) is a third generation family owned and operated business that produces crushed stone, sand and gravel for individuals and businesses in eastern Iowa and western Illinois. An increasing portion of our business is in the process of recycled concrete and asphalt. We have a reputation of providing quality products and prompt service to our customers. WQI shares a faithful commitment to each other, supporting each other, having fun and working together to support the communities where we live and work.

At WQI we are on a journey to create a workplace in which our employees can grow and achieve their best. A journey in which we are changing the way we live for the better, where we are great on purpose and where learning who we are and who our coworkers are is very important.

We take pride in our work and our employees.

Wendling Quarries inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Summary:

Do you enjoy working outdoors? Our team is looking for a self-motivated, mechanically inclined person with knowledge of operating heavy equipment to operate an Off Road Articulated Haul Truck. The main duty of this position is to haul material from the pit to the primary crusher located in the quarry. This position will require some travel as the crew is portable.

If you are looking for a position with independence this is the opportunity for you.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to comply with all company policies, procedures and standards of safety.

  • Strong work ethic

  • Understanding of basic mechanics of large equipment

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds regularly and 100 pounds occasionally.

The hours for this position include: Monday - Friday with some Saturday work. On average works 45 to 50 hour weeks depending on the season.

Benefits of joining our team:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Retirement Benefit

  • Disability Insurance

  • Vehicle Provided

  • Per Diem and mileage

  • PTO

  • Paid Holidays

  • Flex Plan

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Company Outings- Adventureland, Golf, and other events throughout the year.

  • Health Wellness screening

  • Employee Discounts on Materials (Rock, Etc.)

  • We offer direct deposit and a weekly pay period

Thank you for your interest in our opportunity, for immediate consideration please click the Apply button above.