Blast Crew/CDL Operator - Class B

Date Posted: March 25, 2021

Deadline: February 19, 2021

Organization: Austin Powder

Location: Laurens

City: Joanna, SC

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time



  • Valid Class-A or Class-B CDL license and clean driving record
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Physical ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Hazmat, tanker, and air brake endorsements highly preferred
  • Must meet requirements of all State and Federal explosive laws and qualify as an ATF explosive possessor

Are you a self-starter that is hardworking and passionate? Do you enjoy driving and being outdoors? Are you a dependable team player? Are you willing to learn and expand your skills? If so, you may be perfect for this position!

Job Description:

Austin Powder is seeking to hire a full-time Blast Crew / CDL Operator to transport products, operate a mobile manufacturing vehicle, and assist with labor support at job sites. This position offers a competitive wage and generous benefits. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, a 401(k), a flexible spending account, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term disability, and an employee assistance program (EAP). If this sounds like the opportunity that you've been searching for, apply for this blasting worker position today!


As a Blast Crew / CDL Operator, you will handle packaged explosive products, operate manufacturing vehicles on the job site, and load and drive box trucks and dewatering equipment. All activity is done in strict compliance with safety and company procedures. You will assist blasters load and stem blast holes prior to initiating the blast. This position involves being outside in all weather conditions, lifting and carrying 50+ pounds of product and other materials, and frequently squatting and bending as you prepare for the shot.

Safety is always a priority whether you are driving or assisting the Blaster in charge with site preparation and equipment setup. Under the direction of the Blaster in charge or Location Manager, you will inspect product bins, inventory of product, and complete required paperwork. To keep your truck and equipment running properly, you will perform both general and preventative maintenance. As a Blast Crew / CDL Operator, you will enjoy keeping busy and being on the move throughout the day.

Contact Name:
Nicole Hoover
Application Process:
If you feel that you would be right for this Blast Crew / Mobile Operator position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!
Employer Address:

25800 Science Park Drive
Cleveland, OH 44122
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.