Asphalt Plant Operator

  Afghanistan Unspecified 1417
Date Posted:Jan 26, 2011
Closing Date:Feb 2, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:4
Functional Area:General
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: false
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About GO-TCL:


GO-TCL (JV) is a registered company in Afghanistan with AISA (Afghanistan Investment Support Agency) and also as a prime contractor with other Contractors who are working in Afghanistan such us: US Army Corps (AED in BAF), IRD, LBG-BV, DynCorp and UNOCA. GO-TCL (JV) is a specialized construction firm that providing design/build services in Afghanistan, leading by professional engineers and managers to penetrate dynamically into Afghanistan construction and engineering market. Under the GO-TCL(JV) banner, our well organized team is moving dynamically into the Modern Afghan Construction and Business Market with a clear vision of providing quality services throughout Afghanistan. Our experienced team primarily focuses on Infrastructural Engineering, Buildings, and Roads by offering creative Design/Build, Surveying, Procurement and Project Management Services all over Afghanistan via gathering robust teams of expert engineers and skilled personnel, creating numerous job opportunities for Afghans; and recruiting international experts in management positions to increase effectiveness & efficiency in Projects.

Job Summary:

Responsible for the efficient daily operation of the asphalt plant to ensure production of quality hot mix asphalt. Ensure conformance to processing specifications by monitoring process and providing accurate information regarding the operation of the plant. Perform daily plant inspection. Work with direct and indirect supervision.
Operator must be experienced in running the computer system and load out system on asphalt plants. The operator is responsible for the efficient working condition of plant equipment and is expected to perform major servicing and maintenance including welding. Ordering material and AC are part of the job duties.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Ensure smooth, efficient day-to-day operation of asphalt plant.
• Control the heating, drying and mixing of asphalt, sand, stone and specified additives to produce quality asphalt paving materials.
• Ensure conformance to processing specifications by monitoring process and providing accurate information regarding the operation of the plant.
• Adjust equipment such as screens and conveyors to control or vary size of product and/or to maintain uniform flow of materials.
• Order all raw materials and maintain inventories.
• Ensure bins are stocked and correctly prioritized.
• Perform daily plant inspection.
• Proactively communicate with customers and other GOH personnel/departments regarding plant operation.
• Observe environmental factors to ensure that emission control devices operate properly.
• In conjunction with Plant Leader, plan, prioritize, schedule, and coordinate activities of plant operation, production, maintenance and personnel.
• Act as delegate for Plant Leader when necessary.
• Assist in training of new staff.
• Exercise proper care and maintenance of company equipment.
• Frequently work more than 40 hours per week and non-traditional hours including night shift, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays.
• Perform additional assignments per supervisors direction.

Job Requirement:

• Must have proven experience and working knowledge of hot mix operations (Batch and Drum Operations).
• Must have effective interpersonal verbal and written communication skills.
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Associates degree in a technical field or technical training preferred.

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