Memphis Stone and Gravel seeks an Erosion Control Lead


Erosion Control Lead Responsibilities

  • Ability to organize and supervise a 2–3-person crew for a variety of jobs related to erosion control and environmental activities. Complete and maintain required paperwork.
  • Lead field operations, monitor crew production goals, instructed use of proper tools, and management of materials.
  • Must have operational experience with equipment to communicate equipment limitations and designed purposes. Help crew with tasks as needed.
  • Must conduct weekly safety meetings with crew as well as daily huddle up meetings
  • Must comply with all company safety rules, procedures and applicable government regulations
  • Maintain safe, clean jobsite, vehicles, and orderly work
  • Must be familiar with the use of skid steer attachments including brush cutter, stump grinder, auger, forks, etc.
  • Knowledge of hydroseeding operations a plus
  • Must be accountable for equipment safety, maintenance, and operation as well as some transportation of equipment to and from each project
  • Assist in maintaining mobile equipment (greases, fuels, and performs minor mechanic work) and other equipment used by the Environmental crew.
  • Ensures proper instillation/maintenance of silt-fencing, water overflow structures, water-transfer devices, seed and fertilizer, erosion prevention structures/materials.

Erosion Control Lead Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years’ of age.
  • 2 – 4 years’ experience performing erosion control and supervising crew
  • 2 – 4 years’ equipment operation experience (farm equipment, skid steer, dozer, mini excavator, etc.)
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record (CDL a plus)
  • Must have dependable transportation to and from work.
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical exam and drug
  • Must be punctual and dependable, have flexible work schedule and work in a team environment. Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in the mining, earth moving, or road construction industry; environmental compliance for mining industry preferred.

Work Environment/ Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes, airborne particles, and outside weather conditions.
  • The employee is frequently exposed to extreme heat, cold, and vibration. The employee is exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • The employee may also encounter wild animals, dangerous insects, poisonous plants and other hazards associated with a rugged natural outdoor working environment.

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