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Labourer

Posted on 26-Aug-2020 by Labonte Concreted Ltd.
Location Nipissing, East Ferris

Job Description:

Job Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Load and unload construction materials, and move materials to work areas Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks, shoring and barricades required at construction sites
  • Mix, pour and spread materials such as concrete and asphalt
  • Assist tradespersons such as carpenters, bricklayers, cement finishers, roofers and glaziers in construction activities
  • Level earth to fine grade specifications using rake and shovel
  • Ensure all work is conducted in a safe and responsible manner
  • Work with minimal supervision to ensure production is on schedule.
  • Work with a variety of hand (sledge & carpenter hammers), power tools (hand saws) and equipment (jack hammer) used in concrete division work
  • Work with and around other crews (i.e. surface crews) that use heavy construction equipment
  • Perform work in an outdoor construction site setting
  • Be aware of proper procedures for traffic control, use of tools & equipment, P.P.E. & ensure safe work procedures are followed
  • Act in a courteous manner in order to project a positive company image.
  • Be observant of the condition of equipment of tools and materials used to ensure company standards are met and promptly report any possible problems or defects.
  • Assists other workers with general labour activities when required
  • Clean worksite of any tools, debris and equipment – sort, clean and pile salvaged materials
  • Assist heavy equipment operators to secure special attachments to equipment, signal operators to guide them in moving equipment and provide assistance in other activities
  • Feed machines or equipment used in construction such as mixers, compressors and pumps.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned.
  • Regular attendance required.

Experience / Education / Training:

· Some experience as a general construction labourer may be required for construction trade helpers.
· Completion of grade 12 or equivalent experience/training (preferred)
· Experience in construction industry
· Ability to understand and execute oral and written instructions
· Must be able to meet all safety requirements and applicable safety policies.
· Construction Safety Certificates/Training

o WHMIS
o Fall Arrest
o Worker Awareness

· Must be physically fit as heavy lifting is required (Ability to lift 100 lb panels)
· Ability to read construction plans/blueprints an asset
· Possession of a valid driver’s license & reliable vehicle for transportation (preferred)
· Must have a positive attitude & a strong work ethic
· Must be able to work in a fast-pace, physically challenging and team based environment.
· Must be able to work overtime as required
· Must have proper equipment for work site (Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat; Safety glasses/goggles; Safety vest or high-vis shirts; Gloves)

WORKING CONDITIONS

· Physical Demands

o The Labourer has a physically strenuous and demanding job. He/she will be lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment and objects.
o The Labourer will have to work in all weather, and must be prepared for both extreme heat and cold.

· Environmental Conditions

o The Labourer must work outside in all different weather conditions including extreme cold and extreme heat.
o He/she may at times be exposed to dangerous and/or toxic substances and must take necessary precautions to protect eyes, nose and skin from irritation and infection.

· Sensory Demands

o The Labourer is may be exposed to unpleasant sights and smells.
o He/she may at times be exposed to dangerous and/or toxic substances and must take necessary precautions to protect eyes, nose and skin from irritation and infection.

· Mental Demands

o The Labourer must complete assigned tasks in a timely manner. He/she must be able to effectively deal with customers in a courteous and respectful manner.

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