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Company: Colas
Location: Statesboro
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Subsidiary: Reeves Construction Co.



Reeves Construction Company has been a key partner in the infrastructure growth of the Southeast since the company’s founding in 1955. As we’ve grown, Reeves has formed new partnerships and branched out to new subsidiaries from Sloan Construction (SC/NC), R.B. Baker Construction (GA/FL), to Southeast Emulsions (SC/GA). Reeves is a complete heavy civil highway and site development construction company dedicated to meet the specific needs of the roadway, airport, bridge, and military market. Reeves prides itself for its high company standards of safety, ethics and performance.


Reeves is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Our company provides competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee.


Job Descriptions


Reeves Construction Company is looking for an Asphalt Plant Groundman in our Statesboro, Georgia location. This is skilled position requiring the maintenance and up keep of the asphalt plant, as well as various manual tasks including but not limited to the following: greasing the plant and keeping the plant working efficiently, checking and maintaining proper oil levels, laboring and minor servicing of the plant as needed, operating the plant, performing ground maintenance, and running the loader.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Performs basic maintenance and service on asphalt plant as required.
  • Ability to weld and use cutting torch is a plus.
  • Cleans and maintain yard daily.
  • Keep plant lubed and greased.
  • Maintain oil levels of plant.
  • Shoveling, sweeping, steam cleaning, painting, tire work, mechanical assistance, lifting, pushing and pulling various objects and raking.
  • Other duties assigned by supervisor.
  • Properly complete required paperwork/records regarding repairs and maintenance.
  • Able to use good judgement in decision-making and be able to work with or without direct supervision.
  • Willing to learn all aspects of the asphalt plant.
  • Willing to work nights and weekends, if necessary.

Education and Experience


High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combinations of education and experience.


Job Requirements


  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must provide own transportation to and from work

Physical Demands and Work Environment



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.



While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, outside weather conditions, and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.


Benefits and Compensation


Competitive pay & comprehensive benefits include: paid holidays, vacation, life insurance, accidental death & dismemberment insurance, group health plan options (incl. medical, dental & vision, HSA, FSA), short term disability benefits & 401(k)/401(k) Roth w/company match.



**Drug-Free Workplace**

**E-Verify Participating Company**

**Minorities, Females and Veterans Strongly Encouraged to Apply**


Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries (Reeves Construction) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to  

Keywords: Colas, Savannah , ASPHALT PLANT GROUNDMAN - R. B. Baker, Statesboro, GA, Other , Statesboro, Georgia

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