The Gallegos Corporation Concrete Laborer in Vail, Colorado
A concrete laborer must be able to assist and support the Concrete Journeyman finisher and formsetter with formset of footers, walls, slabs and site work such as sidewalks, driveways, curbs and gutters on commercial and residential sites. The laborer supports the formsetters and finishers on completing work safely, with quality and within productivity specifications as directed by the foreman or superintendent.
Participate and collaborate with the crew during daily huddle to ensure safety, quality and productivity goals are set.
Identify basic concrete tools for transport and use
Load and unload construction material
Strip and clean forms
Place concrete with shovels or rakes per direction of journeyman finishers
Move concrete pump hoses and pipes to appropriate area
Clean tools, machines, and equipment including company vehicles
Other duties as assigned by the Foreman or Superintendent
1-3 years of equivalent work experience
Posses hammer, pliers and tape measure
Demonstrated experience with skill saws, demo saws, drills, jack hammers, compressors and vibrators.
Attention to detail with demonstrated accuracy and thoroughness
Conserves materials and meets productivity set forth by supervisors
Observes all safety procedures, reports potentially unsafe conditions and uses and maintains equipment and materials properly. Always wears all personal protective equipment (PPE) , including rubber boots and gloves.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to:
moving mechanical parts/equipment such as electrical and gas tools, mixer trucks, pump trucks, pressurized pipes and hoses, crane and concrete buckets
outdoor weather conditions including extreme heat or cold weather, rain and snow
work in high, precarious places such as scaffolding and ladders
fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals
risk of electrical shock
weight of heavy material, such as concrete, forms and equipment
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 100 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 120 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel in a repetitive motion; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, including working on hands and knees for extended periods of time. The employee is frequently required to walk and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit.
What to expect as a Full-Time Employee:
Medical, dental and vision benefits
Paid time off
401k retirement plan
Employee assistance program
EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled