Concrete Finisher-Prestress

at Blythe Construction Inc
Location Charlotte, North Carolina
Date Posted September 23, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent


General Description. A Concrete Finisher is an hourly-rated skilled craft position that performs in prestressed concrete plants any combination of the duties described more fully below. A Concrete Finisher typically performs a wide variety of tasks, transferring from one task to another as the workflow dictates. Key Duties Learn and follow all safety procedures Be willing and able to be coached Maintain good attendance and a positive attitude Be able to work well and communicate in a team environment Smooth and finish surfaces of poured bridge girders to specified textures, using hand tools or power tools including floats and trowels. Mix sand and cement in wheelbarrow with a shovel for finishing Insert Clips or bars into concrete during production Ability to lift up to 75lbs Assist in staging and loading of girders for delivery Perform incidental work items and duties included within other crafts Qualification Requirements 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 functions. Education and Experience. 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. Basic math skills (addition, subtraction) Ability to read tape measure and plan shop drawings is a plus Physical Demands. The following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a Concrete Finisher to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Required to use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including hardhat, gloves, safety glasses / goggles, ear plugs, safety-toed boots (6"), etc. 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. Work is often performed at heights up to 5 feet, requiring the employee to climb ladders, walk boards, often with narrow walk boards. 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 75 pounds personally, and up to 150 pounds with assistance. Manual dexterity to hand-carry generators, power tools, hand tools and other materials. Physical dexterity to finish concrete, involving stretching, proper placement of legs, and use of arms and hands in repetitive motions. 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. Sufficient skill and visual acuity, under varying degrees of light and weather conditions. Ability to maintain balance while working on walk boards or other surfaces. Mental & Visual Demand. Attention to detail on assigned tasks, learning procedures and following directions to produce quality products Equipment & Material. Careful handling and following of instructions for all tools, materials and equipment. Placement of concrete, reinforcing steel, and inserts. Product. Type IV, BT-54", BT-63", BT-72", BT-74", FIB 36", FIB 45", FIB 54", FIB 63", FIB 72" Prestressed Concrete Bridge Beams Work Environment. The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that a Concrete Finisher encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions. Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise, concrete, and dust that is typically associated with a prestressed concrete plant. Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery. Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found in a prestressed concrete plant such as form oil, hydraulic oil, gasoline, diesel fuel and ready mixed concrete. We promote a Drug-Free Workplace. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability are encouraged to apply. Blythe Construction, Inc. - Hubbard Construction Company - Northeast Paving - Sunmount Paving - Virginia Paving Company, are hereby referred to as Eurovia USAAccessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact Human Resources atBlythe Construction, Inc.: Phone: Hubbard Construction Company: Phone: Eurovia Atlantic Coast, LLC:Phone: Eurovia USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Eurovia USA is committed to providing a fair and equal employment opportunity workplace. All hiring and promotional decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status that is protected by federal, state, or local law. If you want to view the EEO is the Law poster, please choose your language:

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