Plant Laborer - Semi Skilled
Company: Hubbard Construction Company
Posted on: June 24, 2022
100 Years of Experience at Work for You! Since 1920, the
professional men and women of Hubbard Construction have literally
paved the way for hundreds of public and private projects that have
supported Florida's rise to prominence.Hubbard is one of Florida's
largest heavy civil construction companies. We are proud to be a
part of Florida's history and we are eager to continue to serve the
Florida market and beyond.The scope of Hubbard's work includes
complex highway projects, site development, paving, utility and
drainage systems, surveying, RAP and hot mix sales, and
state-of-the-art bridge building. We provide multiple delivery
systems in design-build, bid-build, public/private-partnerships and
design-build finance.Hubbard Construction's parent company,
Eurovia, operates through a network of 330 agencies and 770
production sites, in 17 countries around the world.
A semi-skilled laborer is an hourly-rated skilled craft position
that performs intermediate semi-skilled work in connection with
heavy, civil construction projects involving roads, bridges and
highways. Will assist construction and/or paving crew with various
duties including, but not limited to: shoveling and raking, running
wheelbarrow, operating small power tools such as jackhammer and
assists in the placement, moving, and dismantling of signs,
barricades, cones and other traffic devices, Will perform other
duties as assigned.
+ Requires little independent judgment.
+ Measures distance from grade stakes, drives stakes, and stretches
+ Bolts, nails, aligns, and block up under forms.
+ Signals operators of construction or asphalt equipment to
facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery to
conform to grade specifications.
+ Level earth or asphalt to grade specifications, using picks,
shovels and rakes.
+ Mixes concrete and applies caulking compounds.
+ Variety of tasks involving dexterous use of hands and tools, such
as sawing lumber, dismantling forms, removing projections from
concrete, and mounting pipe hangers.
+ Perform incidental work items and duties included within other
+ General. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each Key Duty satisfactorily. The requirements
listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or
ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
+ Education and Experience. This position typically is not an
entry-level job, as it requires demonstrable previous experience as
a Semi Skilled Laborer. A high school diploma or general education
degree (GED) is preferred. Must be able to understand work
directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors
and fellow employees. One (1) year or more of industry related
experience is required for this position, with an emphasis on
roads, highways, and bridges.
+ Physical Demands. The following physical demands are
representative of those that must be met by a Semi Skilled Laborer
to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
+ Constant physical effort, including standing, is required during
a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day. Employee must
be able to stand for extended periods of time, and to stoop, bend,
and crouch as required to perform Key Duties.
+ Frequently work with hands extended overhead, sometimes in
conjunction with the operation of hand power tools.
+ Ability to lift and carry, on a frequent basis, at least 50-90
pounds personally, and up to 150 pounds with assistance.
+ Manual dexterity to hand-carry generators, lumber and other
construction materials, forms, power tools, and hand tools.
+ Capable of operating concrete vibrators for extended periods of
+ Maintain constant alertness to the multiple concurrent activities
of the construction site, including the activities of other
employees and contractors, the operation of stationary equipment,
and the movement of mobile equipment.
+ Frequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground in
varying weather conditions.
+ The ability to hear, understand, and distinguish speech and/or
other sounds (e.g., moving equipment, backing alarms, or other
alarms, instructions/directions from supervisor and/or
+ Work Environment. The work environment characteristics described
below are representative of those that a Semi Skilled Laborer
encounters while performing the essential functions of this
+ Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.
+ Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high
levels of noise, grease, and dust that is typically associated with
a construction project.
+ Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving
+ Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on
construction sites such as form oil, grease, curing compounds,
gasoline, diesel fuel and ready mixed concrete.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability, or veteran status. We promote a Drug-Free
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