Sand & Gravel Plant Operator (Jefferson City and Kansas City, MO)

Capital Sand Company is accepting applications for a Sand & Gravel Plant Operator (Jefferson City, MO)

Capital Sand Company is looking to fill a Plant Operator position located within our Jefferson City and Kansas City sand plant.


  • Operate sand and gravel processing equipment.
  • Perform general maintenance on processing equipment, replacing bearing, replacing conveyor idlers, splicing conveyor belts, cutting, welding and fabrication, ect.
  • Safely operate front-end loader, excavator, haul truck and water truck.
  • Perform general maintenance of heavy equipment; greasing, changing cutting edges, changing oil, maintain maintenance logs, ect.
  • Perform pre-shift inspections of heavy equipment and on processing equipment.
  • Participates in safety training, drills, and meetings to ensure overall equipment and crew safety.
  • Observe and comply with all company safety policies and procedures.
  • Suggest corrective action to improve plant and equipment performance and assist with implementation.
  • Work in a constate state of alertness and in a safe manner.
  • Frequent standing, walking, bending over, climbing, reaching overhead, kneeling, balancing, pushing, or pulling, talking/communication, repetitive use of legs, lifting up to 50 lbs., carrying up to 75 lbs.
  • Performs other duties as directed.


  • Knowledge of the practices and techniques applied to the safe operation of heavy equipment, to include record keeping of equipment.
  • Lift/Move up to 50 lbs.
  • Valid driver’s license (preferred)
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Must be willing to work overtime.
  • Ability to read and understand the English language.
  • Not afraid of working on/around water.
  • Training or working knowledge of MSHA is a plus.
  • Welding experience is a plus.
  • Mechanical experience is a plus.
  • Some travel required.
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug/alcohol screen, and background check.  

This is a full-time, benefits eligible position. We offer competitive wages and great employee benefits including health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) plan, life insurance and short and long-term disability.


Capital will give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.

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