Construction Laborer

Flippo Construction Company, Inc
Washington, DC
Dec 01, 2021
Dec 03, 2021
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Flippo Construction Company, Inc is seeking skilled Laborers to join our team. The Laborer will perform physical labor duties and assist tradesmen in the performance of underground utility construction projects. Work will be conducted in the Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and Maryland region. Responsibilities: Will be required to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions. Will be required to work days, nights, weekends, and/or holidays as needed for project completion Must possess the physical and mental ability to perform the following tasks for a minimum of 8 hours per day. Ability to negotiate rough terrain. Climb in and out of manholes, excavations, and/or other confined or enclosed spaces. Climb ladders to a height of 35 feet. Work at heights over highways and water. Carry and use trade associated tools, equipment, or material up to a weight of 95 Lift, push, pull, load, and unload tools, equipment, or materials. Stand, stoop, bend, reach, climb, or walk. Wear and maintain safety equipment as required by the type of work you are performing. Identify, safely operate and maintain all hand tools to include: hammers, pliers, tapes, hand saws, screwdrivers, shovels, knives, levels, wrenches, digging bars, etc. Safely operate all fuel, air, and electric small tools to include: pipe saws chain saws, pumps, generators, plate tampers, jumping jacks, jackhammers, rivet busters, chipping guns, rotary hammers, clay spades, vibrators, circular saws, drills, etc. Know how to identify fuels (gasoline, diesel, mixed gas), and know which fuel is used to operate each small tool and compressors. Know how to identify and safely operate all GENERAL EQUIPMENT to include air compressors, arrowboards, rollers, Bidwell-Concrete Screed, gas testers, fire extinguishers, etc. Know how to identify Company trucks to include compressor, service, dump, plate, boom, vactor, and lowboy. Know how to identify Company equipment to include backhoes, loaders, trackhoes, cranes, bobcats, etc. Know the difference between lumber (2x4, 2x6, 2x8, 4x6,10x12, etc.) Maintain cleanliness of the job site by picking up trash and debris. Requirements: Familiar with standard hand tools used for dirt construction projects. Experience working outdoors performing manual labor. ATSSA Flagger Certification is a plus. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and have favorable background check results. Must have reliable transportation. Flippo Construction Company, Inc. (FCCI) is an "EMPLOYEE OWNED" general and heavy construction business located in Forestville, MD and operating primarily in the Washington DC, Northern Virginia and Baltimore MD areas. Flippo's Operational services consists of Heavy Construction, including Bridges, Concrete Structures, Roadway and Site Work. We also provide utility installation, repairs, and long-term service/maintenance contracts for the major utility providers in the Washington Metropolitan area. Our Benefits include Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO), Employee Stock Ownership Program, 401(k), employee assistance program, Life/AD&D Insurance, and Long Term Disability insurance, Paid Holidays, and Safety Boot Program. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, who fully and actively supports equal access for all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Job Type: Full-time Experience: Underground Utilities: 1 year (Preferred) working with underground pipes: 1 year (Preferred) License/Certification: Driver's License (Preferred)

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