Zachry Construction Corporation Laborer (Premont, TX) in Premont, Texas
Laborers will perform tasks involving physical labor on heavy highway, road and bridge construction projects. Laborers will clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards. Flagging traffic passing near, in, or around work zones; control set-up and may assist other craft workers and perform other labor related duties as instructed by supervisor. Must be able to work flexible shifts as needed. Starting pay is $14.00+ per hour, pay is based on experience. Project location Premont, Texas.
Perform tasks involving physical labor on project
Assist Concrete, Drainage, and Retaining Will crews where needed
Load and unload material
Flagging traffic passing near, in, or around work zones
May operate hand and power tools
Clean and prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards
May assist other craft workers
Perform work in varying weather conditions (heat, cold, rainy, windy, etc.)
Adhere to all safety guidelines set forth in the company’s safety program
Lifting, pushing and/or pulling items up to 50 pounds
May work longer than 8 hours a day, night shift, more than 5 days a week or weekends, as needed
Perform other labor related duties as instructed by supervisor
This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. The job summary is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required.
Required Skills & Experience
At least 1-year heavy highway, road and bridge construction laborer experience
At least 1-year concrete and form setting experience a plus
Physical ability to perform assigned tasks (lifting up to 50 lbs, bending, stooping, climbing, standing, etc.)
Flexibility to work more than 8 hours a day or nights when needed
Flexibility to work more than 5 days a week or weekends when needed
General labor construction skills
Basic knowledge of operating hand and power tools of all types
Must be able to read a tape measure
Knowledge of operating a variety of other construction equipment and instruments is a plus
Flagging and Traffic Control certification a plus
Previous flagging and traffic control experience a plus
Zachry stands on a rich tradition of creativity, stability, innovation and experience in the construction industry. Fully understanding that Zachry’s employees are the heart of our success, we foster a dynamic work environment by providing development opportunities such as training, education, and career advancement. We believe people are our greatest asset and offer a variety of training and development opportunities to promote excellence and facilitate career advancement.
Zachry offers an industry leading benefits package for our employees and their families.
Medical and dental insurance
Employee assistance program
and many more
Zachry Construction Corporation performs heavy civil work throughout the United States and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.