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Martin Marietta Part-Time Utility Person in Ely, Iowa

Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.

At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.


The Utility Operator will perform cross-functioned duties in plant maintenance, production and equipment operation at one of our surface locations.

Essential Functions

  • Assist in plant operations

  • Assist with preventative and routine maintenance on mobile and plant equipment

  • Must be willing to cross train in all plant areas

  • Learn to operate plant-specific mobile equipment

  • Perform daily pre/post-shift inspections on equipment and maintain maintenance log

  • Maintain good housekeeping in areas of responsibility

  • Other duties as assigned

    Work Environment

This job operates 100% of the time in a surface quarry setting. This role frequently operates heavy equipment.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a part-time position for April-October, with a possibility to extend.

Required Education and Experience

  • High School degree

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Heavy Equipment Operations

  • Welding/Maintenance experience

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Requisition ID: 2019-5080

Division: Midwest Division

External Company Name: Martin Marietta, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 1636 Marietta Rd