Dredge/Plant Operator

Website Martin Marietta

Dredge and Plant Operator Job Highlights

Title Dredge and Plant Operator
Type Full Time
Experience 1 Year
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Waterloo, NE, United States
Company Martin Marietta

Company Profile

Martin Marietta is a supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials. In particular, Martin Marietta supplies the resources for roads, sidewalks, and foundations.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Dredge and Plant Operator who will be responsible for operating heavy equipment and maintenance of the plant.

Perform routine maintenance and repairs, including cutting and welding, in a hydraulic dredging environment.

Safely and efficiently perform maintenance or repairs on all plant and mobile equipment.

Track maintenance and repair records.

Use a skid steer, front-end loader, man lift and clean around plant equipment and maintain roadways and parking areas.

Additionally, participate in safety inspections and plant safety programs.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum 1 year of experience in Operating Equipment


  • Diagnose and assist in trouble-shooting when the process is interrupted
  • Inspect and lubricate equipment and plant operations
  • Maintain consistent and efficient operation of a plant
  • Perform daily inspection of equipment and work area
  • Perform preventative maintenance and pre-shift inspections as needed
  • Perform repairs and routine maintenance on plant and mobile equipment
  • Responsible for operating a variety of equipment utilized in dredge mining
  • Test material to maintain specs, no DOT training necessary
  • Perform all other duties as assigned


  • Bi-lingual is a plus

Working Conditions

  • Require operating with larger equipment which is typically air-conditioned.
  • There will be times when outside assignments may require periods of work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet, or dry.
  • May have exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc.
  • Regularly requires long hours and weekend work


  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Competitive Pay
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life, AD&D, and Disability Insurance
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Pension Plan
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Wellness Programs

Employer’s Statement

Martin Marietta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All 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.

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