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Expires 20 Nov 2019



Laborer in Texas-Port Arthur, United States

Texas-Port Arthur, United States | N/A | Permanent

Job Overview: Prepares site for daily work, performs all housekeeping and duties necessary for daily activities.Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

- Operate jackhammers and drills to break up concrete or pavement.

- Position, join, align and seal structural components, such as concrete wall sections and pipes.

- Shovel cement and other materials into portable cement mixers: and mix, pour, and spread concrete.

- Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement and adjustment of machinery, equipment, and materials.

- Smooth and finish freshly poured cement or concrete, using floats, trowels, screeds, or powered cement finishing tools.

- Tend to machines that pump concrete, grout, and sand.

- Tend to pumps, compressors, and generators to provide power for tools, machinery, and equipment, or to heat and move materials such as asphalt.

- Lubricate, clean and repair machinery, equipment, and tools.

- Operate, read, and maintain air monitoring and other sampling devices in confined and/or hazardous environments.

- Assisting build and positioning forms for pouring concrete, and dismantle forms after use, using saws, hammers, nails, or bolts.

- Clean and prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards, while following all waste handling guidelines.

- Control traffic passing near, in, and around work zones.

- Dig ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, and compact and level earth to grade specifications, using picks, shovels, pneumatic tampers, and rakes.

- Erect and disassemble scaffolding, shoring, braces, traffic barricades, ramps and other temporary structures.

- Load, unload, and identify building materials, machinery, and tools, and distribute them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans and specifications.

- Act as a watch when welding or metal cutting is performed by craft workers.

- Expedites materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work sites.

- Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various janitorial activities.

- Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules, including wearing required personal safety equipment.

- Performs other duties as required.

Basic Qualifications:

- 18-36 months of documented field experience in chosen craft discipline.

- Able to perform some support tasks with close supervision/direction and support.

- Must have the ability to read and interpret instructions and documentation.

- The degree of job responsibilities and requirements may vary depending on months of experience.

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

- Read and interpret plans, instructions, and specifications to determine work activities.

- Plan work and select proper tools.

- Compare and see differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures and objects.

- Visualize objects in three dimensions from plans and drawings.

- Make decisions based on measurable criteria.

- Work at heights without fear.

- Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the field.

- Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

- Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgement. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

Physical Requirements:NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

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