Responsible for cleaning and preparing construction sites for the erection of structures and buildings. Unloads and loads materials, reads plans and specifications, tends machines, mixes concrete, pours concrete, and assists carpenters, operating engineers, and other construction site workers.
Assist in building structures for residential, business, and construction sites.
Participate in demolitions.
Remove trees and debris.
Service machines, including pumps, compressors, generators, tractors, and trailers.
Pump concrete, grout, cement, sand, or plaster.
Use spray guns for application of material to ceilings or walls.
Assist construction managers.
Read blueprints and designs.
Install traffic control devices.
Clear and prepare highway work zones.
Install sewer, water, and storm drainpipes.
Pour concrete and asphalt onto roads.
Operate laser guidance equipment to place pipes.
Operate air, electric, and pneumatic drills.
Transport and set off explosives to tunnel into earth or roads.
Remove hazardous materials.
Operate pavement breakers; jackhammers; earth tampers; concrete, mortar, and plaster mixers.
Control robotic pipe cutters and cleaners.
Survey and measure equipment.
Supervisory Responsibility This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
Work Environment While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. The position regularly works near moving mechanical parts and in outside conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt.
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
The position lifts heavy objects, walks and stands for long periods of time and performs strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions. The employee lifts, pushes, pulls or carries objects; uses abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue; and effectively jumps, sprints or throws objects. The position requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multilimb coordination. The position requires the ability to quickly move arms and legs. The employee must have excellent stamina.
Background Investigation and Drug Screening Required