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Encore Pavement Asphalt Equipment Operators in Wichita, Kansas

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Asphalt Equipment Operators


Tasks


Operate machines to spread, smooth, level, or steel-reinforce stone, concrete, or asphalt on road beds.


Observe distribution of paving material to adjust machine settings or material flow, and indicate low spots for workers to add material.


Control traffic.


Light burners or start heating units of machines, and regulate screed temperatures and asphalt flow rates.


Inspect, clean, maintain, and repair equipment, using mechanics' hand tools, or report malfunctions to supervisors.


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Knowledge:


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Public Safety and Security' Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.


Transportation' Knowledge of principles and methods for moving people or goods by air, rail, sea, or road, including the relative costs and benefits.


Mechanical' Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.


Building and Construction' Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads.


Engl sh Language' Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.


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Work Activities:


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+ Controlling Machines and Processes' Using either control mechanisms or direct physical activity to operate machines or processes (not including computers or vehicles).

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