Heavy Equipment Operator


City:  Kalamazoo
State:  Michigan
Postal/Zip Code: 49001


Michigan Paving and Materials, a vertically integrated Oldcastle Inc. company, energetically drives to continually be a leader in our markets in quality construction materials and value added services by employing innovative techniques and customer-centric practices. We believe that our employees are the reason for our success and we focus on their development and advancement opportunities as well as attracting new talent to our organization. We encourage you to learn more by visiting www.michiganpaving.com, www.stoneco.net or our parent company at www.oldcastle.com.



At Michigan Paving and Materials we also believe strongly in our culture which is rooted in our employees and has impact on our business decisions.  Our employees are expected…

  • To put safety first
  • To think innovatively
  • Take ownership of their positions
  • To support and help one another
  • To create the highest level of customer satisfaction
  • To have open communications that are honest, professional and respectful
  • To take on new challenges
  • To take pride in their work
  • And to hold one another to the highest standards of ethics and accountability.


As you review this position we ask that you read these expectations carefully and consider if you would be happy joining our team.  It is vital for both the company and the potential new hire that our values and expectations are in line.


Thank you for considering us as a potential employer.


We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Heavy Equipment Operator position located in Kalamazoo, MI

Please visit our online career website at www.oldcastle.com/careers  

JOB ID # 133073



Crew member essential to the application of asphalt on highways/private roadways/parking lots/ and driveways through the usage of roller equipment/power broom.

Responsibilities and expectations:

Must partner with other crewmembers to pave roadways utilizing the roller equipment and must perform additional tasks of other positions per plan specifications as instructed by crew foreman to ensure daily schedules/estimates are met.


Ability to operate equipment under temperature extremes and for extended hours of time.


Ability to utilize and maintain power broom, skid steer loader and roller equipment with attention to detail and emphasis on craftsmanship.  Must understand and be able perform and meet density requirements including PWL.


May be required to use power/and or hand tools needed to complete the jobs within specifications.


Ability to withstand common vibratory motion associated with operation of most roller equipment and occasionally rough terrain.


Attendance required according to company attendance policy to ensure crew is able to operate at normal efficiency level.


Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required.


Strict Adherence to safety requirements, procedures and personal protective equipment (PPE) policy as outlined in the Employee Policy Handbook.


Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.


Must pass post offer drug screen.  The company will also conduct a basic background check post offer. 


CDL license required.


We are an EEO employer.  It is the policy of the Company to assure that applicants are considered on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, familial status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local laws.  As a federal contractor we consider qualified protected and disabled veterans based on their qualifications.


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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Michigan Paving and Materials is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link. 

Michigan Paving and Materials is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.


Oldcastle Inc
Full time
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001, US