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construction worker


Source: Job Bank

Location

Ingonish Beach, NS
B0C1L0

Salary

$20.00 to $27.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 45 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Remote location
  • Rural area
  • Construction site

Tasks

  • Load, unload and transport construction materials
  • Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks shoring and barricades
  • Mix, pour and spread materials such as concrete and asphalt
  • Assist in framing houses, erecting walls and building roofs
  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Bobcats
  • Concrete vibrators
  • Screeds
  • Power-driven floats
  • Circular saws
  • Concrete saws
  • Mortar and concrete mixers
  • Pumpcretes
  • Grinding machine
  • Jackhammers
  • Air compressors
  • Air guns
  • Nail guns
  • Drills
  • Trampers (Jumping Jack)
  • Torches
  • Small front end loaders
  • Chain saw
  • Compactor
  • Forklift
  • Sledgehammer
  • Hand tools

Construction specialization

  • Industrial, commercial and institutional
  • Residential
  • Roads and bridges

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines
  • Manual dexterity
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Overtime required
  • Sound discrimination

Weight handling

  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Hardworking

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Other benefits

  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Free parking available
  • Parking available
  • Wellness program

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