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Operations Specialist

Martin Marietta Merced, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

We are seeking a qualified Operations Specialist for our Central Valley North aggregate and hot mix asphalt plants in the Merced/Hughson/San Andreas, CA area.  This position offers a unique opportunity to learn the business from the ground floor with a potential to grow into future opportunities.


The Operations Specialist assists the Area General Manager in directing and managing the plant operations for the Merced, Hughson, and San Andreas Aggregate plants. 


What you’ll get to do

  • Assist plant manager in oversight of extraction, processing, storage and shipping of aggregates.
  • Provide supervision along with the plant manager of 20+ other employees.
  • Ensure accuracy in mine production reporting.
  • Follow all company policies and safety procedures.
  • Work with Area General manager to develop yearly budgets.
  • Ensure product inventory control measures.
  • Audit production processes/best practice.
  • Track compliance of all necessary permits with assistance from ESH.
  • Work cross-functional with CCM, ESH and other corporate groups in the execution of mine and reclamation planning, capital improvements projects, safety and environmental inspections and periodic submittal of reports for regulatory compliance.
  • Attend daily safety and department meetings.
  • Interact with local, state and federal agencies related to the mining industry.
  • Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures 
  • including implementation of Group guidelines, performing training, monitoring compliance etc.
  • Provide project management support to all Central Valley Businesses.
  • Proactively manage health & safety of employees to continuously improve the 
  • company's health & safety performance. 


Essential Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor of Science degree in mining, mechanical, or civil engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Experience in site development, construction and stone/sand and gravel processing a plus.
  • Experience in AggQC, AutoCAD, Excel and Word is highly preferred.
  • Ability to communicate clear and concise instructions in a professional manner.
  • Knowledge of MSHA/OSHA laws.
  • Experience with site permitting (stormwater, NPDES, air quality, etc.), mine planning and land surveying a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Martin Marietta


Merced, CA
95348 USA



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