Crushing Plant Operator (St. Louis, MO)


Bussen Terminal is accepting applications for a Crushing Plant Operator (St. Louis, MO).



This is a great time to join the Bussen Quarries team!  We are seeking a skilled, reliable Crushing Plant Operator to join our family-owned company.  This is a union position with the local 513 Operators.  You will be responsible for operating and maintaining the crushing plants and following all site health and safety regulations.  A strong work ethic and attention to detail are essential.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Safety-Focused
  • Strong attention to detail
  •  Vocational / Technical degree highly desired
  • Welding certifications are a plus
  • Experience in quarry operations and maintenance is preferred
  • Versatility to work overtime when necessary, including Saturdays
  • Ability to perform rigorous physical activities in all weather conditions
  • Self-motivated with a solid work ethic

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform area safety inspections
  • Start up and run plant in a safe and productive manner
  • Recognize and repair issues as they arise
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all crushers, shakers, conveyors, etc.
  • Replace bearings, gear boxes, motors, screen cloth, conveyor belting, etc.
  • Communicate with everyone involved with production
  • Complete other duties as needed.



2 years: Quarry Operations and Maintenance


We offer a competitive wage and benefits.  If this description sounds like you, apply online today!

Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.  Bussen Quarries is an EO/Affirmative Action employer for all including Women, Minorities, Veterans and Individuals with disabilities.

Bussen Terminal is a full-service barge and rail facility located on the upper Mississippi River, just south of the Jefferson Barracks Bridge in St. Louis, Missouri. With three unloading docks each with a 150-ton crane, we unload barges as soon as they arrive at the port.


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