General Laborer/Lane Closure
Elite Contracting Group, one of the fastest growing full service companies in Virginia, is currently looking for a General Laborer, with civil construction experience, out of our Manassas VA office. Elite team members enjoy a guaranteed 50 hour policy, pay rates from $15-$20/ hour with hours worked over 40 paid at time and a half. Employees are paid weekly and Elite offers all employees medical, vision, dental coverage and prescription card, Summary of Duties: Establish a safe work zone and set travel lane closures in support of electrical and construction projects along highways and roadways Perform weed eating, operating a trimmer, and applying herbicides to control vegetation Installs and removes construction material at heights above groundLoad, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tools, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plansDig ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, compact and level earth Experience and Abilities: Previous experience working on roadways, including Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) certification and/or a minimum of 1 year performing lane closures, is highly desired An active CDL Class A or B is a plus Safety focused, construction laborer background preferred; including up to 30 foot straight truck or small earth moving equipment such as mini excavator,Ability to perform manual labor and use hand and power toolsAbility to learn highway maintenance/construction practices and procedures, including interpreting and applying work zone safety and traffic controlsSkill operating and maintaining light/medium/heavy duty trucks and equipment.Ability to complete paperwork and maintain records. Requirements:A Valid Driver's LicenseThe environment is exclusively outdoors, thus the job often involves all weather extremes. Work requires alert individuals with good balance, and physical strengthPhysically workers must be able to:Stand for long periods of timeHave full use of arms and hands and the ability to reach for, handle and use objectsFrequently lift and carry materials and equipment weighing 50 to 100 poundsClimb up and down ladders, scaffolds and other objectsBe able to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawlA flexible schedule and ability to be to work all shifts Elite Contracting is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition. It is the intent of Elite Contracting employment and personnel practices to conform to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations regarding non-discrimination. Company Description: Elite Contracting Group is a full-service security and resiliency solution integrator. We provide systems and services, integrated into solutions, for the protection of important industry sectors including critical infrastructure, government, commercial organizations, people and facilities. Starting with conducting and developing all types of assessments, audits, exercises, training and plans, our team will help you identify, mitigate, and/or eliminate potential risks and vulnerabilities. We continue that support through the design and installation of systems including; physical security, video surveillance, perimeter detection, power, SCADA, intelligent transportation, communications, cyber security and others to give you long term protection. When your project is complete we continue our sustainment of your facility with long term maintenance and monitoring of your systems 24.7.365 providing some of the fastest on site response times available in the market today.