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Asphalt Plant Maintenance / Welder

Job ID:  120639

Callanan Industries, Inc. was founded in 1883 as an aggregate mining company.  Over a century later, Callanan Industries, Inc. continues to be a leading supplier of paving materials and construction services, providing a complete range of high quality aggregates, asphalt paving, and ready mix concrete products to state, federal, municipal, commercial, and private customers with operations throughout New York State and Western Massachusetts.  Callanan Industries, Inc. was purchased by Oldcastle, Inc. in 1985.  


Job Description Summary
Candidates will report directly to the site superintendent communicating maintenance requirements of the asphalt and recycle asphalt crushing plants.

  • Seasonal position with overtime required during the peak season
  • Grease, observe and listen to sounds of mechanical devices in operation for excessive wear or damage
  • Complete maintenance check lists
  • Performs a wide range of laboring duties within an Asphalt Plant
  • Repair lead person, dismantling devices to gain access to remove and replace defective parts
  • Properly follow all company policies along with OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Experience in mechanical maintenance
  • Experience in welding/fabricating is a must
  • Operate equipment in a safe and professional manner
  • Operate and maintain equipment in a safe and clean condition
  • Have the ability to follow through with efficiency on verbal and written instructions
  • Maintain excellent attendance, and maintain a can-do, positive attitude
  • Must pass physical exam, drug screen and background check before being employed by Callanan Industries, Inc.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License
  • Basic computer skills
  • Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required



  • Prior experience in the asphalt field


  • Prior experience is preferred, but training will be provided to the right candidate


What Oldcastle Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!


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Callanan Industries, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Oldcastle Inc
Full time
Schenectady, New York 12303, US