/ Laborer

Reporting to the Supervisor, the Concrete Finisher / Laborer is responsible for the safely perform tasks involving physical labor for Precast Concrete Production. May operate a variety of hand and power tools. May clean and prepare forms and production area, set braces and concrete forms, bull float and steel trowel placed concrete, clean up rubble and debris and remove waste materials. May assist other craft workers and is proficient in the use of a diverse range of construction equipment and power tools, including Gas Saws, Core Machines, Drills, Loaders, Skid Steers, Forklifts and other pieces of equipment.

Key Responsibilities

The responsibilities of the Concrete Finisher / Laborer include, but are not limited to:

Equipment/Tool Operation
  • Capable of operating multiple pieces of construction tools and equipment used in construction and precast concrete manufacturing.
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and appropriate manner
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment
  • Clean, lubricate and refill the equipment as necessary
  • Following signals from Operators and Crew Leaders as needed;
  • Operate equipment on company property, maintaining proper awareness of ones surroundings
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the equipment
  • Perform duties safe and efficiently
  • Other concrete casting related duties as required
  • Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics
  • Must examine situations in light of the principles of the Code of Ethics
  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture
  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections
  • Work with Safety Department to investigate damage, incidents or near misses and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety Program
  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of others.
  • Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as required
  • Duties are performed generally as part of a crew that should function as one unit.
  • Collaborate with any project teams on other special initiatives, as required
  • If assigned to another crew, the physical demands are similar and proper operation will be followed
Education, Training and Certifications
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred
  • CT Driver’s License
  • OSHA 10
Work Experience
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience within the construction industry
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience operating a diverse range of construction tools / equipment is required
Technical Knowledge
  • Knowledge of power tool and equipment operation
  • Knowledge construction materials, construction processes and industry requirements
Transferable Skills
  • Interpersonal skills Communication skills
  • Time Management Confidence
  • Power Tool and Equipment Operation
  • Demonstrate professionalism Accomplish goals in a team environment
  • Have a sense of urgency to meet deadlines Attention to detail
  • Multi-task and set priorities effectively Excellent sense of balance
  • Excellent hand, eye and foot coordination Possess a positive “can do” attitude
Working Conditions
  • Overtime as required
  • Work is performed in an indoor/outdoor settings, which could include inclement weather, heat and humidity and winter conditions
  • Climbing Ladders for attaching lifting plates, hardware, chains and rigging to properly lift items
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 80 LBS on a regular basis
  • Walking several miles per day and standing for long periods of time
  • Bending, pulling, twisting, squatting and pushing
  • Use of Personal Protection Equipment is required
  • Use of long sleeves and appropriate headgear is recommended
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements
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