County Materials Corporation is a third-generation, family-owned business that is recognized as a leading manufacturer and trusted industry resource for concrete construction and landscaping products. Since 1946, we have been helping to build the communities where Americans live, work and play. Our success is built on the strong work ethic, determination and service-minded attitude delivered by our dedicated team members.
We firmly believe that quality people drive the success of the company, and they should be rewarded with a competitive and valuable benefits program. County Materials and its affiliate companies use Central Processing Corp, a national human resource management company, to administer and oversee all human resource responsibilities. The following information is a general overview of employee benefits administered by Central Processing Corp across the country. Note: Benefits may vary by business unit and location.
Health Insurance: There are three plan options to choose from, all with your choice of preferred provider networks. Insurance is effective on the first day of the month following one full month of employment. Central Processing Corp and its employees share the cost of healthcare benefits, with the company offering significant financial support.
Prescription Drug: All health plan options offer prescription drug coverage with retail and mail service options.
Employee Assistance Program: Central Processing Corp’s Employee Assistance Program provides help by offering confidential counseling and education services, professional assessment, resources and a referral service designed to assist you with a wide range of work/life needs including information on:
Health Savings Account: Employees electing to participate in our High Deductible health plans have the opportunity to have a Health Savings account opened on their behalf to cover health related expenses.
Dental, Vision, Critical Illness, Accident, Identity Theft, Disability and Life Insurance: The premiums for these benefits are offset by the company at a specific rate per pay period.
Savings/401(k): The Company offers a 401(k) retirement savings plan for regular, full-time employees who have completed two full months of employment and are at least 19 years of age. The plan is offered through payroll deduction along with company matching.
Insurance: Regular, full-time employees are eligible for various insurance coverage plans, including employee and dependent life insurance, and short and long-term disability. Additional benefit offerings for employees covered under the company provided life insurance are Estate Guidance, Travel Assistance Program, Beneficiary Assistance Program, and a Financial Guide After the Loss of a Loved One.
Work/Life Balance Benefits
Our benefits are designed to make life healthier, happier and more convenient because we recognize the importance of work-life balance.
Paid Time Off: Employees are eligible for vacation following their first anniversary date. Hourly employees, who work a minimum of 1,560 hours in their anniversary year, will earn vacation days based on their years of service and the actual hours worked in the previous anniversary date. Salaried employees will earn vacation days based on their years of service.
Years of Service Awards: County Materials recognizes employees that have long term service with our organization and who reach anniversary milestones. Central Processing administers Years of Service Awards on behalf of County Materials by giving paid time off hours earned by eligible employees for every five years of consecutive service completed.
Holiday Schedule:All employees are eligible to earn paid holiday hours through Central Processing for the following holidays recognized by County Materials: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and the day after Christmas Eve Day. Other holidays may vary by state and location. Holidays are determined each year based on business needs and the day that they occur.
Attendance Hours: Attendance hours are preapproved, unpaid, excused time off to be used in (1) one hour increments equaling (40) forty hours or (5) five days. This allows employees to request unpaid time off to complete everyday life occurrences (i.e. doctors appointment, school meetings, etc.). Attendance Hours are reset annually on an employee’s anniversary date.
Product Discount Program:Central Processing employees are eligible for a discount on products purchased from County Materials and other operating companies beginning on the first day of the month following 30 days of employment. Product discounts are only allowed for purchases made by a Central Processing employee.
Corporate Discounts: Employees are eligible for discounts through retail shops and vendors who provide corporate discount programs to our organization.
Uniform Program: County Materials offers a Uniform Program that is administered by Central Processing for designated employees. It includes comfortable and professional looking uniform shirts at no charge. The uniform program is designed to maximize safer working conditions, help you reduce work clothing expenses, provide freedom from excessive laundering, and eliminate damage to your personal clothing.
Scholarships:The Sonnentag Foundation offers financial support for continuing education to children of Central Processing employees.
Jury Duty Leave: Available to eligible regular, full-time employees who are serve on a jury.
Bereavement Leave: Available to eligible regular, full-time employees to attend the funeral of an immediate family member and other family members.
Family and Medical Leaves: Central Processing Corp provides leaves for family and medical reasons for employees who meet FMLA eligibility.
Every good company thrives when its ideas are tied together by a great team with common values and a desirable workplace culture. The County Materials’ organization is growing fast, and is always on the lookout for bright, motivated people with professional experience and impressive skills.
Wondering where you would fit in? Here is a brief overview about the career possibilities within the County Materials organization:
Our Culture: Our organization’s culture is built on our Values of Team Members, Safety, Quality and Customer Service. Our Values explain why we are in business. Every team member is expected to live by a code of conduct, called our Leadership Commitments. Our Leadership Commitments are Teamwork, Motivation, Leadership, Accountability and Integrity. Together, they represent how we show pride in choosing to be a team member with County Materials, and how we value our customers and our coworkers.
Employee Leadership Awards: Recognizing great behavior and performance is a priority in our organization. Our peer-nominated Employee Leadership Awards Program offers an opportunity for everyone to be acknowledged and rewarded for “going the extra mile” and living our Leadership Commitments. Our appreciation program ensures that employees have a chance to be recognized for giving their best every day and contributing to the success of our company.
Dynamic Environment: Our company is constantly integrating new technologies to meet competitive demands and safety expectations. Advancements in products, equipment and systems are continuously creating career opportunities and allowing us to expand into new markets. With more than 1,500 employees, our dynamic, fast-paced organization manufactures and supplies a large selection of high quality concrete products and related materials used in construction and landscaping markets. Our strengths include concrete manufacturing capabilities, construction industry experience and a customer-service-focus. We supply products used in infrastructure, transportation, commercial, municipal, agricultural, and residential applications.
Safety: Employee safety is critically important in everything we do. Safety is driven by a strong commitment from top-level management through our GUARD for LIFE principles, and safe behaviors and attitudes are part of our organization's core values. We continue to make significant strides in safety and wellness by implementing innovative programs and partnering with our employees, with regulators, and with our communities.
Wellness: In 2012, we introduced Explore Wellness — a health and wellness program for our employees and their families designed to help you explore what personal wellness means to you. Having healthy, productive team members is critical to business success. Explore Wellness helps provide both the motivation employees need and the appropriate support. In these and other ways, we are striving to promote a high-achieving workforce that successfully manages both personal and professional responsibilities. The Explore Wellness program currently offers quarterly programs to encourage our employees to challenge themselves to focus on their individual health and wellness. Employees can earn incentives for successful participation.
Professional Growth and Development: We believe that, if given the opportunity and proper resources, motivated people will make the most of their careers and contribute to the success of the company. We want to support employees in their efforts for professional growth and development by offering training and educational opportunities both within our organization and through industry resources. We also will continue to build on a positive culture in which employees are encouraged to set goals and grow professionally.
Contact Central Processing Corp’s Recruiting and Human Resources Dept with questions. We also welcome your comments and feedback. Contact the Human Resources Dept (in the U.S.) during regular business hours, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST, weekdays. We do not process inquiries outside normal business hours or on holidays.
By Telephone: Please call us at 1-877-492-5181
By Fax: Please send your fax to 1-877-459-7836
By Letter: Central Processing Corp., PO Box 218, Marathon, WI 54448
What you do for a career is very important. When you work for a manufacturing company, you are building more than a career; you are building a life for yourself and making a difference in local communities. Our company offers team members stability through employment, competitive wages and benefits, and worthwhile jobs that support growing communities. Like a well-oiled machine, our team members work together to meet the challenges of the job and achieve a common goal. Manufacturing is critically important to the U.S. and vital in our communities. County Materials manufacturers and delivers concrete products used in growing communities where Americans live, work and play. People trust us to supply products that build long lasting, safe buildings and structures like the homes, schools, hospitals, water management systems and bridges we rely on every day. This is a big responsibility that we take seriously. That’s why we are always looking for people with a strong work ethic and problem-solving skills to join our company. Even if you don’t have manufacturing experience, County Materials offers training and development opportunities so you can realize your potential in a growing company. No matter where you start, there is a path to grow within our organization. Additionally, with more than 40 locations in six states, we offer opportunities for relocation (include a link to Locations). Leave your mark on the world’s skyline and feel a sense of pride and satisfaction with the work you do each day. Join County Materials’ Team Today!
Our Values are the foundation for why we do the work we do every day. County Materials is committed to living them with fellow team members, our customers and our communities. Our Values are:
Team Members – We recognize our greatest asset is our people.
Safety – We want every individual to work safely and go home to your family and friends every day.
Quality – We take pride in manufacturing and delivering the highest quality products and services.
Customer Service – Our customers deserve the best we can give them.
Our Vision will move our company forward by guiding our strategies and decision-making. Our Vision can be defined with three “Ss”: Success, Stability and Support.
Central Processing Corp. along with its affiliate companies is committed to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities for training, compensation, transfer, promotion, and other aspects of employment for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status.
Every effort is made to ensure that our policies regarding hiring, salary administration, promotion, and transfer are based solely on job requirements, job performance, and job related criteria. In addition, our personnel policies and practices - including those relating to compensation, benefits, transfer, retention, termination, training, self-development opportunities, as well as social and recreational programs - are administered without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or other basis prohibited by law.
Frequently Asked Questions about Online Job Applications
If you have difficulty with the online application process, please contact the Human Resources Dept by calling (in the U.S.) 1-877-492-5181. We will respond during regular business hours, (7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST, weekdays).
Q: Who is Central Processing Corp, and why does County Materials refer job applicants to this company?
A: Central Processing Corp is a national human resource management company utilized by County Materials and its affiliate companies. Central Processing Corp administers and oversees all human resource responsibilities needed by the County Materials organization, including providing employment notices, recruiting applicants, accepting applications and resumes, processing new hires and all other employment related activities.
Q: How do I apply for a job at County Materials or one of it’s affiliate companies?
A: Central Processing Corp invites all interested and qualified candidates to use our simple, online application process to apply for employment opportunities. For any position you are interested in, you must apply online using Central Processing Corp’s online application system. As part of this application process, you must create a profile containing your current contact information and qualifications. You can view all open job listings by clicking on the Employment Listings tab at the top of the screen and follow the steps provided.
Q: Can I apply for a job in person at County Materials or one of it’s affiliate companies?
A: Candidates who don’t have access to the internet, or who prefer to go in person to a County Materials' location or one of its affiliate companies, will use the same online application process to apply for employment opportunities at that location. Make sure you have copies of your employment history and relevant background information with you before you begin the online application process.
Q: Can I apply by fax or e-mail?
A: No. Applications for positions through Central Processing Corp are only accepted online. Please also refrain from contacting us via e-mail, fax or phone regarding the status of your applications. In rare cases where there may be an alternate method of submitting your application, instructions will be included on the job posting.
Q: What if I’m unable to use the online service to search and apply for jobs with Central Processing Corp?
A: If you are a U.S. applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online service to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling (in the U.S.) 1-877-492-5181. Please indicate the specifics of the assistance needed.
Q: Why do I have to create an account in order to apply for a job? What do you do with my information?
Q: Can I apply for more than one job?
A: Yes, but you can only apply to applications one at a time. After submitting an application for a job, just click on New Search at the top right side of the page and it will take you back to all the jobs to apply for a different position.
Q: I have missed the deadline for a position. Can I still apply?
A: If a position is no longer posted online, the position has been closed and you will no longer be able to apply for that position.
Q: Do I have to submit a résumé and an application form?
A: You are not required to submit a résumé and application form. You can manually input your information into the online application form. However, you must attach one document when you set up your profile. This attachment can be a cover letter, résumé, references, or any other document that is relevant to your application.
Q: Is there a preferred method of naming my cover letter and resume documents?
A: Please include your last name and first name and the job title or job number when naming your attachments, example: Smith_James_resume_10001. Naming the documents in this way will be especially helpful if you apply for more than one job with Central Processing Corp. Please avoid using long or confusing file names.
Q: What format should I use for my resume and cover letters?
A: We accept Adobe (.pdf) and Word (.doc and .docx) documents. Please limit your file size to 150MB.
Q: What if I forget my login information?
A: Your “username” is your e-mail address, and by default, it will be used as our primary method of contacting you. If you’ve forgotten the e-mail address you used when applying, you will have to register again with a new e-mail address and re-enter your personal information. Click on the Forgot my Password link and you will receive an e-mail with a new password and a request to change your password. If you forget your password, you can change it by visiting the Log In page, where you will see a Forgot Password link. Click on the link and follow the instructions. A new password will be sent to you via e-mail.
Q: What if I want to change my username and/or password?
A: You can change your username and/or password by logging in and visiting your applicant profile.
Q: How do I know if you have received my application?
A: Once you have completed the application process, you will receive a confirmation page indicating you have successfully submitted your job application. You will also receive a confirmation e-mail at the address you specified in your application. If you do not receive a confirmation, or if you receive an error message, you can contact the Human Resources Dept (in the U.S.) at 1-877-492-5181 during regular business hours, (7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST, weekdays) to report the problem. You can always review your applications and related documents in your profile at Employment Listings/Update Your Profile.
Q: Will I be notified if the job has been filled?
A: Positions remain on our website until they are filled. Unfortunately we are not able to contact everyone when a position is closed. You will only be notified that a position has been filled if you have interviewed for that position.
Q: Can I get updates when new openings are posted?
A: On the Search Openings page, click on the Location box and choose a location or Description Keywords box and enter description then click the Search box. Everything that matches your search will appear. Then in the Set a Job Alert box click on the Save bell. Enter your email address and click submit. It will send you an email to confirm and once confirmation is made the system will automatically send you alerts when a posting becomes available matching your criteria.
Q: Can two people use the same e-mail address to apply?
A: No, your e-mail address is part of your personal profile in Central Processing Corp’s applicant tracking system.
Q: What are the advantages to applying online?
A: Filling in an online application is an effective way to quickly get your information and resume to Central Processing Corp. You can update your profile at any time so that your information is up-to-date. Your application can be shared within the organizaion for similar roles, if you chose this option.
Q: What can I do to improve my chances of finding employment with Central Processing?
A: The number of positions you apply for does not increase your opportunity for being hired. Central Processing Corp encourages all interested applicants to apply for positions for which they qualify. Every application will be given equal consideration in the hiring process.
Q: Does Central Processing Corp accept education and experience gained outside of Canada or the US?
A: Yes. If any formal education was completed outside Canada or the US, please indicate in your application whether your education has been evaluated for equivalency, and if so, by whom.
Q: Will I receive an update on my application status?
A: You will not be able to view your status online. If your profile meets our requirements for the position, a member of our Human Resources department will contact you.
County Materials Corporation maintains our headquarters in Marathon, Wis., and employs more than 1,500 people in nearly 40 locations and six states. Select either a State or Product Division from the options below to find the County Materials location nearest you. For general inquiries or to request product samples please contact us.
Our story dates back to 1946. Following World War II, the family owned business was hauling sand and gravel to area farm and residential jobs, and started manufacturing concrete block for area farmers and contractors with a single machine in Marathon, Wis.