General Laborer (St. Louis, MO)


Bussen Terminal is accepting applications for a General Laborer (St. Louis, MO).


This is a great time to join the Bussen Quarries team!  We are seeking a skilled, reliable general laborer to join our family-owned company. This is a union position with the local 110 Laborers.  You will be responsible for assisting with plant maintenance, plant cleanup, 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
  • Experience in quarry plant maintenance is preferred
  • Ability to perform rigorous physical activities in all weather conditions
  • Self-motivated with a solid work ethic

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plant Cleanup with a shovel, water hose, and skid loader
  • Assist with preventative maintenance of pulleys, bearings, gearboxes, idlers, belting, etc.
  • Assist with repair work on wear plates, rock shoots, belt splicing, changing idlers, changing bearings, etc.
  • Keep all travel ways clear from spillage for safe access of all personnel.
  • Clean up spillage around conveyors/crushers to keep crushing plants in production.
  • Safely operate a variety of tools and equipment including walk behind loaders, skid loaders, power washer, hammer drill, and grinders.
  • Ensure buildings and job sites are orderly with the tools and parts cleaned and stored properly.
  • Complete all task in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Communicate with the plant operators on issues that you spot throughout the day.
  • Complete other duties as needed.


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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