Operate stone-spreading machines to lay stones on road surfaces.
What does a Stone Spreader Operator do?
Operates stone-spreading machine to lay gravel, stone, and cold-mix asphalt on road surfaces: Hooks spreader to rear of dump truck and trips truck tailgate latch. Signals DUMP-TRUCK DRIVER to hoist dump body and dump material into spreader hopper. Adjusts hopper opening to ensure required amount of material is deposited on road surface. Drags material from truck bed, using shovel, to distribute material along length of hopper.