Construction Laborers

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General Information

Job Posting ID 3515137 Creation Date Sep 26, 2017
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Dec 20, 2017
Job Site Address WACO, Texas 76705 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 2

Job Description

Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites. May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, erect scaffolding, and clean up rubble, debris and other waste materials. May assist other craft workers.

* Control traffic passing near, in, or around work zones.
* Clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.
* Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials.
* Load, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tools, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans or specifications.
* Dig ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, or compact and level earth to grade specifications, using picks, shovels, pneumatic tampers, or rakes.
* Mix, pour, or spread concrete, using portable cement mixers.
* Tend pumps, compressors, or generators to provide power for tools, machinery, or equipment or to heat or move materials, such as asphalt.
* Erect or dismantle scaffolding, shoring, braces, traffic barricades, ramps, or other temporary structures.
* Provide assistance to craft workers, such as carpenters, plasterers, or masons.
* Lubricate, clean, or repair machinery, equipment, or tools.
* Position or dismantle forms for pouring concrete, using saws, hammers, nails, or bolts.
* Smooth or finish freshly poured cement or concrete, using floats, trowels, screeds, or powered cement finishing tools.
* Operate jackhammers or drills to break up concrete or pavement.
Install sewer, water, or storm drain pipes, using pipe-laying machinery or laser guidance equipment.
* Operate or maintain air monitoring or other sampling devices in confined or hazardous environments.
* Mix ingredients to create compounds for covering or cleaning surfaces.
* Grind, scrape, sand, or polish surfaces such as concrete, marble, terrazzo, or wood flooring, using abrasive tools or machines.
* Position, join, align, or seal structural components, such as concrete wall sections or pipes.
* Tend machines that pump concrete, grout, cement, sand, plaster, or stucco through spray guns for application to ceilings or walls.
* Spray materials such as water, sand, steam, vinyl, paint, or stucco through hoses to clean, coat, or seal surfaces.
* Apply caulking compounds by hand or caulking guns to protect against entry of water or air.
* Perform site activities required of green certified construction practices, such as implementing waste management procedures, identifying materials for reuse, or installing erosion or sedimentation control mechanisms.
* Mop, brush, or spread paints, cleaning solutions, or other compounds over surfaces to clean them or to provide protection.
* Raze buildings or salvage useful materials.
* Place, consolidate, or protect case-in-place concrete or masonry structures.
* Perform building weatherization tasks, such as repairing windows, adding insulation, or applying weather-stripping materials.
* Perform construction laborer duties at green building sites, such as renewable energy plants or wind turbine installations.
* Transport or set explosives for tunnel, shaft, or road construction.
* Use computers or other input devices to control robotic pipe cutters or cleaners.

KNOWLEDGE: Mechanical, Public Safety and Security, Building and Construction
SKILLS: Active Listening, Operation Monitoring, Social Perceptiveness
ABILITIES: Multilimb Coordination, Static Strength, Manual Dexterity

* Must be able to pass a drug and background check
* Must have a valid driver's license
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Starts at $12.00 / HR
Additional Pay Details * Increase in pay depends on experience
* Health Insurance available after 90 days - Company pays half of employee cost
* After 1yr: 5 days Vacation; 5 paid holidays; 401K eligible
* Employees will be paid on Fridays
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Additional Workweek Details * Schedule work 7am 4:30pm with 30min lunch
* Must be flexible to work overtime
  • Medical/Health Insurance Plan
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation Leave
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Construction Laborers
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

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Occupation Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

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Occupation Construction and Related Workers, All Other
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

Additional Requirements

Driver's License Type Class C - Standard Driver's License

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