AVR, Inc. - Delivering Ready Mixed Concrete to the Twin Cities Metro area and beyond.    (952)997-9100 

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Why Work for AVR?

AVR, Inc. is a known industry leader. We carefully select employees to join our team that will drive our continued success. Do you want to be part of something great and feel appreciated? Apply now to one of our job openings and experience for yourself the level of care we provide our employees, the excellent benefit packages we offer both union and non-union positions, and the team comradery that AVR is built on!

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of AVR, Inc. & Affiliates to provide equal employment and advancement opportunity on the basis of merit within the context of its unique business environment, and without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability or age.

This policy extends to all applicants and employees and to all aspects of the employment relationship including, but not limited to recruiting, hiring, promotion, transfer and compensation.

AVR, Inc. & Affiliates is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Open Jobs!

An application may be completed by clicking the "APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT" link below.

We’re all about putting the right person in the right seat. Claim your seat!

Heavy Equipment Technician
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Here's what we're looking for:

  • Someone who is not intimidated by big rigs and heavy equipment.
  • A problem solver, equipment fixer, a “getter-doner.”
  • Likes Union wages.

Plant Maintenance Associate:
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AVR, Inc. is seeking to fill a Plant Maintenance position. We are seeking someone with experience in the Construction arena or someone with knowledge of:

Here's what we're looking for:

  • Mechanical drive systems.
  • Electric/ pneumatic system.
  • Input/Ouput Interface Electric Credit.
  • Industrial 3 phase motors and controls.
  • Welding and Torch.
  • Operate skid steer,wheel loader, fork lift.
  • Familiar with crane rigging and signals.
  • CDL "B" or higher drivers' license preferred.
  • Not afraid to use a jack hammer and shovel

Customer Service/Dispatcher:
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Do you thrive in a busy, fast paced environment where you are making quick decisions? Can you work in this environment with that cool, calmness while being our front-line customer interface? We are seeking just the right person to fit in with our team of high level customer support reps and dispatchers to fully support our team of drivers and pump operators. This job is not for everyone, but if you have that entrepreneurial attitude you’ll thrive here.

Here's what we're looking for:

  • Receive and document customer orders into our computer system. You will work with our customers via phone and we provide that handsfree work environment to keep up with the fast pace of order entry.
  • Negotiate with customers’ acceptable delivery times to prevent lost orders.
  • Document customer complaints and forward to Dispatch Manager and/or Sales Representative.
  • Solicit future orders from customers and enter order into computer system.
  • Someone with thick skin and the ability to maintain that business-cool.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in customer service
  • Knowledge of the St. Paul/Minneapolis and surrounding areas, including the ability to read and understand maps.

Typical Work Environment:

  • Primarily work at a desk, either sitting or standing, with your own computer and phone system. It’s your area – make it what you want.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where there are other service reps talking in the same room.
  • Light level is lower than average due to easier viewing on the computer screens.

Plant Laborer:
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Do you like hands-on work and keeping busy all day with a variety of tasks? Do you have that curiosity of how machines and processes work? Do you like to solve problems? Members of AVR’s Laborers Team are key in ensuring that the equipment at our concrete plant is operating properly at all times. We may even need you to work on Saturdays.

Here's what we're looking for:

  • Ensure that the concrete plant and related equipment is operating properly at all times.
  • Make sure we have proper levels of aggregates and admixtures.
  • Take and test concrete samples for any spec work timely and accurately, keep all required records, contact Quality Control of any problems or potential problems.
  • Keep equipment and plant site neat and clean at all times, including washing the equipment whenever necessary.
  • Take pride in your work environment by maintaining plant grounds and staying organized.
  • Safety First! Operate vehicles and equipment in a safe manner at ALL times.
  • Learn to assist the Plant Manager in batching and other duties when necessary.
  • Assist Dispatch and Plant Manager in truck/driver communications.

Driver:
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Are you a private, analytical and private person who thrives in an environment where there is clear process and yet a high degree of time sensitive work? Do you like a consistent and predictable work environment where you are able to verify and validate information through tangible sources? Do you have your CDL license? We are seeking elite Drivers to operate our ready-mix trucks from loading site to delivery points within a 25-mile radius.

Here's what we're looking for:

  • While driving the Ready-Mix truck, the driver must drive defensively, be alert to surroundings, communicate with dispatch and use in-cab status boxes appropriately. Driver must have the ability to read and comprehend our instructions, city directions, road maps, signs and load tickets.
  • Complete pre and post trip vehicle inspections and fill out delivery tickets for each job.
  • Take disciplined approach to investments; find right balance between funding investments v delivering on annual financial targets.
  • Develop your team’s talents by attracting, retaining, and developing top talent. Drive function and organizational engagement.
  • Learn the art of adding fibers or admixtures to concrete load, only as directed.
  • Driver operates push buttons on remote device to control discharge of concrete from truck. Driver will be required to pull-down or lift-up shoulder height discharge chute during unloading and wash-down operations.
  • Wash down your truck with a truck-mounted garden hose after every truck loading and unloading at the rear of the truck.
  • Operate chute extensions that are required in approximately 30% of the deliveries. That is; 1-3 chutes need to be un-strapped and placed one after the other on the rear discharge chute.

JOB APPLICATION

 

Click the following links to download a Job Application Form and Related Documents:

APPLICATION FOR NON-DOT EMPLOYMENT
DRIVER APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT - AVR, INC. AND AFFILIATES
Authorization and Release To Obtain Information - AVR, INC. AND AFFILIATES

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