Job Title: Laborer
General Statement of Duties: Performs general skilled or unskilled construction related activities.
Supervision Received: Reports directly to the job-site supervisor.
Supervises Others: No
Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including handling and operating various hand and power tools, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Regularly requires standing and bending over for extensive periods of time. Requires reaching, crawling, climbing, grasping, kneeling, squatting and twisting. Often requires lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 50 lbs. Sometimes requires working at heights. Also requires corrected vision and hearing within normal range. Requires working under stressful conditions.
Typical Working Conditions: Frequent exposure to rain, sleet, snow, dust, mud, heat, cold, noise, vibration and other conditions common to a construction site. Contractual obligations may require irregular hours, out of town work, overnight stays, nights, weekends and holidays.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Knowledge of the safe and efficient use of hand and power tools, including but not limited to hand shovel, pick, construction bar, rake, broom, and other hand-held power tools. Applicant must have sufficient proficiency in English to understand commands, safety rules, instruction sites and the ability to abide by them.
Examples of Duties: (This may not include all of the duties assigned)
1. Hauls and moves materials around the jobsite.
2. Strips forms.
3. Shovels and rakes asphalt, concrete and dirt.
4. Mixes cement.
5. Stacks materials.
6. Installs pipe, place bedding.
7. Performs related work as required.
8. Operate small “jumping jack” compactors.
Notice to applicant: Please read this job description carefully and ask someone for help if you have any difficulty understanding the functions of this job.
Job Type: Full-time