Aggregate Plant Install & Repair Foreman

Company: Miles Sand & Gravel
Location: Primarily S King, Pierce, Thurston, Mason, Kitsap and Jefferson Counties
Position Type: Full Time
Application Closing Date: July 31, 2018 or until filled
Compensation: DOE

Job Description:

Miles Sand & Gravel Company (Miles) is seeking an experienced aggregate plant install & repair foreman.  The successful candidate will be a highly organized, able to coordinate various intercompany projects and work with managers and employees in all aspects of the company.


The ideal candidate should be capable of the following essential tasks;

  • Install, repair and instruct employees on how to maintain aggregate processing equipment.
  • Perform, train, assign, review and supervise field installations and preventive maintenance.
  • Maintain safety and mining procedures at all times and compliance with all jurisdictional authorities including, but not limited to, MSHA, OSHA and DOE.
  • Operate various heavy equipment such as loaders, backhoes, man-lifts, forklifts, cranes and other related equipment needed to complete the job.
  • Perform tasks with basic hand, electric, pneumatic and computerized tools.
  • Solve problems efficiently and effectively, evaluate existing conditions and needs, implement repairs in an expedient manner.
  • Approve purchases of materials and equipment as may be required.
  • Manage, lead and train employees on a daily basis.
  • Plan, coordinate and schedule workload and crew size/availability.

Job Skills and Requirements:

The ideal candidate should possess the following skills & attributes;

  • 5 – 10 years’ experience in aggregate and concrete processing plants, erecting steel structures and associated mobile equipment.
  • Experience repairing Metso HP300-H4, Eljay, jaw, cone, screens, apron feeders and mobile stacking equipment.
  • Experience in welding, cutting and basic fabrications.
  • A self-starter who can 1) work independently, diligently and responsibly with minimal supervision 2) work as a member of a team  3) manage their time wisely  4) multi-task  5) meet a deadline.
  • Honest, responsible, accountable and trustworthy with confidential information.
  • The ability to represent the company in a professional and ethical manner.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to apply both written and verbal instructions in an industrial environment.
  • Have the ability and desire to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Be willing to travel to all Company facilities including the possibility of being out of town for consecutive nights as may be required to complete assignments.
  • Have a valid WA State Driver’s license with a clean and insurable driving record and be capable of maintaining a clean and insurable driving record.



Required Education and/or Experience;

  • Experience in the Concrete or Aggregates industry is highly desired.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent.



The Miles Group of Companies includes Miles Sand & Gravel Company and Miles Resources, LLC.  Miles Sand & Gravel Company is a 4th generation, family owned producer of aggregates and ready-mix concrete for the construction industry.   Miles Resources, LLC is a general contractor specializing in civil construction and asphalt paving.  Our corporate office is located in Puyallup, WA with facilities in western WA – from the Canadian border to Tenino.  We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug free company.  We have an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, paid time off and retirement plan.  Please type in the subject line of your email reply.

Email/Fax resumes to or apply in person:

Miles Sand & Gravel Company (Main Office)
400 Valley Ave NE
Puyallup, WA 98372
Fax – 253.444.0744