Aggregate Plant Operator

Brannan Companies - Fairplay, CO

Brannan Sand and Gravel – Plant Operator – Aggregate Plant Operator:

Brannan Sand and Gravel is looking for an Experienced PLANT OPERATOR, Specifically Aggregate – Pit/Mine Operations to join our growing team.

To be successful in this role, you'll need experience in a similar role and similar industry; Heavy Civil Construction and Manufacturing.

The Aggregate Plant Operator:

Operates an Aggregate plant for the quality production of aggregate materials by meeting gradation specifications for all products produced, carefully observing plant production practices to identify potential problems. Complete daily production plan by meeting KPI labor targets by managing start-up, shutdown and production times. Extensive knowledge of aggregate’s and mine operations is required.

Functional Responsibilities:

  • Strong understanding and daily compliance with Brannan safety standards and policies
  • Daily compliance with environmental, health, and safety regulations and policies
  • Directly operates plant controls to properly manufacture aggregates to design specifications
  • Work with plant employees in production and distribution of product
  • Insures and assists in maintenance and repairs of the plant equipmentconduct a daily safety walk around making sure the plant is in safe working condition prior to each shift
  • Responsible for proper material inventory
  • Responsible for plant maintenance and upkeep, making sure the plant is well maintained
  • Make sure the silos have the proper material and amount of material in them so the trucks load out in a timely fashion
  • Ensure the plant is running at its maximum efficiency and if it is not, communicate this to the plant manager
  • Ensure the plant is “ready to run” for the next shift
  • Maintain communication lines with Managers and Superintendents as schedules and needs change throughout the shift
  • Talk with all plant employees about the schedule, jobs and tonnages
  • Inspection of tank farm (containment area) for leaks and or spills
  • Check stock pile area for contamination of materials; also look for segregation and degradation of each stock pile
  • Make sure all paper work is correct before the end of your shift
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Plant Manager/ Plant Superintendent/Foreman


  • 2 - 3 years experience as a AGGREGATE PLANT OPERATOR
  • Leadership and supervisory experience
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Not afraid of heights
  • Flexibility to work long hours, varied shifts
  • Dedicated and hard working and career oriented
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Posted On: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Compensation: DOE

Position Contact
Colin Turner
Corporate Recruiter
(303) 853-5136
Denver, CO
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