Construction Laborer/Driver

Brawner Builders, Inc.
Annapolis, MD
Oct 25, 2021
Oct 27, 2021
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Job Description CONSTRUCTION LABORER Perform tasks involving physical labor at commercial building and/or highway and heavy construction projects. May clean and help prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, set and pick up maintenance of traffic devices, clean up rubble and debris and remove waste materials. May assist other craft and trade workers. Essential Functions Perform a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor in commercial and/or heavy/highway construction projects. Drive to and from work sites, as well as running work related errands. Knowledge of commercial construction and/or heavy construction trades, practices, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment, materials and specifications. Maintain a clean job site: pick up all tools and equipment and secure job site each day in order to eliminate potential hazards. Material handling and storage. Load, unload, haul and hoist materials. Ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed. Bring problems to the attention of the Supervisor or Safety Director. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Some knowledge of proper use of equipment, materials and supplies used in commercial or heavy/highway construction work. Some knowledge of first aid and applicable safety precautions. Ability to follow directions and complete daily activities according to work schedule. Ability to lift heavy objects in excess of 50lbs, walk and stand for long periods of time and perform strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions. Ability to communicate orally and in writing. Ability to use some equipment and tools properly and safely. Ability to understand and follow instructions. Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency. Education, Training, and Experience Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge and ability to perform the work. Willingness and ability to perform manual work following instructions. Work Context Regularly works near moving mechanical parts and in outside conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt. Must be able to lift, push, pull or carry objects, use abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue and to effectively climb, jump, sprint or throw an object. Must be able to have flexibility to go and stay out of town for up to a week at a time upon request. Requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limb coordination. Noise level is generally loud. Normal work hazards associated with construction environment. Must be able to quickly move arms and legs. This job may require you to wear a respirator and pass a respirator physical and fit testing. Special Requirements Must possess or be able to obtain a valid and appropriate state driver's license prior to employment. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. This job description in no way states or implies that all positions within this class perform all of the duties listed, nor does it necessarily list all possible duties that may be assigned. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace, and complies with ADA regulations as applicable. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at-will" employment relationship. Company Description ABOUT BRAWNER BUILDERS: Brawner Builders, Inc was founded in 1980 and built on the principles of honesty, integrity, safety, service, and diversity. Brawner Builders has been involved in Building Renovations, new construction of offices, shopping centers, heavy industrial plants, academic institutions, road, and bridges. Brawner Builders is prepared for any challenge and will continue to set the standard of excellence in the construction field. Brawner Builders is a general contractor with our own forces and equipment. We are diversified in horizontal and vertical construction. We are capable of handling emergencies if needed in addition to being on-call contract experts. Closely partnering with our clients and employees and forming a strong working relationship enables us to communicate effectively and address the needs of each project. We attribute the success of long-lasting relationships with our clients and employees to the fact that we have built the foundations of our company on the tenets of integrity, service, and excellence. WHAT WE DO Our company is home to a broad set of very talented individuals that bring many years of construction experience to the plate. As a result of the diversity of service that our organization provides, we can provide a very stable and growing environment for our team. Our client list is extensive and growing. We have completed hundreds of projects at the University of Maryland affiliated campuses, the United States Naval Academy, K-12 facilities, and major infrastructure projects throughout the region. Brawner Builders is active across many acquisition platforms. Our teams emphasize our philosophy into every Brawner Builders project through a combination of technical field procedures and ongoing training programs. Our personnel utilize the latest IT gear to work collaboratively with owners to resolve issues as quickly as possible. We pride ourselves in being involved in communities that we work in. We encourage all of our employees to participate in opportunities that allow for volunteering and offering services back to our communities. At Brawner, an employee's pursuit of excellence through education is very much encouraged and supported. BRAWNER BUILDER'S COMMITMENT TO SAFETY Safety is always the top priority at Brawner Builders. Safety is a value that is fundamental to our culture. We continuously train our staff with the latest safety techniques and procedures. Our rigorous and disciplined approach to safety has helped us achieve great results and receive many awards.

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