Employment Opportunities 2018-09-20T15:51:54+00:00

Employment Opportunities

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CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

The Gerken Companies, a family owned road construction company located in Napoleon, Ohio, is seeking an experienced individual to lead our environmental division.  This position will report directly to Legal Counsel and will be responsible for compliance with local, state and federal environmental regulations related to our business.  The selected individual will be charged with providing the required expertise to address storm water and air compliance permitting, overall environmental compliance, spill prevention/containment and sustainability oversight.  They will also lead the development and implementation of all policies and procedures relating to environmental compliance for The Gerken Companies.

 

Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline such as Civil Engineering, Environmental Management or other applicable disciplines, 5 years of experience in the environmental field, 3 years of experience with storm water permits, strong project management skills, exceptional organizational and time management skills, ability to multi-task and excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact with all levels inside and outside of the organization.

 

The Gerken Companies offers an excellent salary and benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and paid vacation and holidays.

 

Interested candidates may apply online at www.gerkencompanies.com, email  resume and cover letter to kedwards@gerkenpaving.com or send resume and cover letter to Human Resources Manager, The Gerken Companies, 9072 Co. Rd. 424, Napoleon, Ohio 43545.  An Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Gerken Leasing Co., Ltd. is currently hiring a Tanker Driver to work out of the Sylvania, Ohio area.  The selected individual will work the first/third shift while having the benefit of being home every night.  Applicants must have a Class A CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements, current DOT physical, a clean driving record and the ability to pass a drug screen.  Experience hauling Michigan size loads is preferred.  We offer excellent wages and benefits including medical, dental, vison, life insurance and 401(k) all while operating good quality equipment.

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We are seeking a full time, seasonal Quality Control Technician.   This position will be responsible for sampling and testing raw materials (asphalt and aggregates).  The selected individual will work in the field at various locations throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.   Travel and the ability to work extended hours, including weekends during the season required.

Required qualifications include excellent mathematical abilities (weights and measurements), excellent written and verbal communication skills, dependable transportation and acceptable driving record.  Dependability and reliability are a must.  Prior quality control experience in a construction or manufacturing environment highly desirable.

Gerken Paving/Materials, Inc. offers an excellent benefit package including eligibility to participate in a 401(k) program.  Monetary reimbursement for the use of a personal vehicle also provided.

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Bluffton Paving, Inc. located in Bluffton, Ohio is looking for an experienced roller operator.  Bluffton Paving, Inc. is a non-union paving contractor working in the fields of commercial and public paving, including ODOT projects in our area.  Work is seasonal and a CDL is not required, but preferred.  We offer competitive wages and a benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision and 401K.  EOE

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Gerken Leasing in Napoleon is currently hiring full time, seasonal Dump Truck Drivers to work primarily first shift with the benefit of being home every night.  Applicants must have at least a Class B CDL, current DOT physical, a clean driving record and the ability to pass a drug screen.  Experience is a plus.  We offer excellent wages and benefits including medical, dental, vison, life insurance and 401(k) all while operating good quality equipment.  EOE

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