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Sanders Brothers Construction Asphalt Paving Equipment Operator AE1121 in Charleston, South Carolina

Asphalt Paving Equipment Operator – AE1121

Sanders Brothers Construction is currently seeking an Asphalt Equipment Operator to support our Charleston, SC area asphalt construction projects. The Asphalt Equipment Operator will play a key role in the company’s continued success.

Role And Responsibilities:

The Asphalt Equipment Operator will be responsible for control and operation of one or more types of asphalt paving equipment.

  • Ability to perform all duties required of Asphalt Laborer and Operator I which may require use of shovel, lute and/or other duties assigned by supervisor.

  • Operates asphalt paving machine, breakdown roller, transfer machine, backhoe, water truck, and widener.

  • Manipulates hand or foot levers to control movements of paving machine that spreads and levels asphalt on roadways and related surfaces such as parking lots, streets, etc.,

  • Turns hand-wheels to raise or lower screeds, regulates width of screed

  • May perform other related duties, such as installing or removing automatic devices, grade log or other accessories associated with the machinery.

  • The operator is responsible for the efficient working condition of the equipment and is expected to perform minor servicing and maintenance or refer major problems to the supervisor.

  • Keep company vehicle, tools and equipment clean and orderly, informing management of any safety concerns.

  • Comply with all SBCC policies, procedures and safety requirements

    Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of asphalt equipment operation (Spreader, roller, transfer machine backhoe, water truck, tack truck, widener, paver, mill, lute and broom truck) and related asphalt & road construction experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience in all aspects of the paving industry including preparatory work, grades, drainage, paving patterns, aggregate size, job specifications, oil consistencies, compaction and other details related to asphalt paving.

  • Must obtain a negative drug test result prior to hire and maintain throughout term of employment.

  • Must meet SBCC's employment standards with regards to background checks.

  • The employee is required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

  • Flexible availability to include overtime, possible weekends and nights.

  • Work environments will vary making it necessary to tolerate weather conditions, such as rain and extreme temperatures. Employees may be exposed to dust, dirt, varying temperatures, loud noises, etc.

  • Must meet SBCC's standards with regards to the ability to pass required safety training.


    Sanders Brothers Construction provides employees with outstanding benefits which include: Medical, Vision, Dental, Vacation & Holiday Pay, 401K, and potential financial incentives through Profit Sharing and Bonuses.

    About Us:

    Sanders Brothers Construction is a fully bonded, license and insured general contractor of street & road construction, and asphalt manufacturing. Founded in the early 60’s, we continue to pride our company on the principles that laid the initial foundation for success: hard work, customer satisfaction and quality products and service.

    Sanders Brothers Construction, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor . All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. “EEO is the Law”