Concrete Finisher

Trim Landscaping Inc. - Halifax, NS (30+ days ago)

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Concrete Finisher

Reports to: Concrete Construction Foreman

Summary:

The Concrete Finisher is responsible aiding the foreman in concrete construction projects. Finishers must have experience in and willing to do excavation, grading, formwork, concrete finishing, cutting etc.

Core Capabilities:

  • Customer and quality focus
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team work
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Responsibility and dependability
  • Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

  • Aid in safety, quality and productivity of work at sites and/or shop/yard
  • Work in a team of 2 to 7 employees
  • Work along side of subcontractors on an as needed basis
  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.
  • Aid in the construction of walkways, patios, sidewalks, curb & gutter, architectural walls, stairs & steps
  • Must have experience in excavation, grading, forming, placing and finishing
  • Must have experience with both flatwork and architectural formwork
  • Assist in landscape construction projects when needed
  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Assist in employee training with aid of foreman – laborers, finishers, equipment operators etc.
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the landscape or civil construction
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Speak, read, and write English
  • Carry and use a smart phone or data-enabled device for communication and reporting

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent stamina is required
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work

Compensation:

  • Health benefits program after 6-months
  • Consistent 50 hour work-weeks (weather dependent) and occasional weekend work available
  • Production bonus based on met targets with team

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $25.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Concrete Finishing: 3 years (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)