Laborer (Skilled)

Employer
Baker Concrete Construction, Inc.
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 15, 2017
Closes
Mar 24, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
The Laborer will possess competency in the following areas in order to perform his/her role in a safe, productive, and effective manner: + Places Concrete + Installs Formwork + Performs General Laborer Work + Effective and safe use of power tools including drills, chipping hammers, chipping guns, and concrete vibrators. + Ability to erect, transport, dismantles and stockpile of scaffolds, and work platforms. + Skilled to strip, and safely dismantle concrete formwork. + Safe use and maintenance of all tools and equipment, including air compressors, fork lifts, bob cats, etc + Uses rake, wheel barrow, and concrete bucket to place concrete. + Able to manage concrete trucks, direct general vehicle and pedestrian traffic, safely handle concrete bucket operations on ground, and elevated floor pours. + Direct crane bucket operations with signals, or radio commands. + Installs concrete with use of hoses, conveyors and concrete chutes. Job Requirements: + Previous experience working with concrete on flat surfaces, columns and walls; and all concrete pour operations, preferred. + Experienced vibrating concrete and producing high finish quality concrete building and structures + Must know how to communicate and provide hand signals to crane operators + Experience on commercial construction jobsites required. + Experience with general concrete construction preferred. + Ability to exert heavy physical effort, handling average weight objects over 50 pounds. + Willing to work with others and be part of a team. + Minimum of one year of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. + Ability to kneel, stoop, crouch, balance, climb or crawl. Ability to correctly rig and hoist material. Ability to signal, rig & work safely with cranes. Ability to tolerate heights without fear. Ability to maintain balance. Certification to operate forklifts, bobcats, and conduct flagger operations a plus. + Minimum of one year experience EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled **Requisition ID:** 2448