Construction Labourer

Requirements

We are looking for general construction labourers. Your job will entail working in diverse settings to produce steady and functional infrastructure. The ideal candidate will be able to take direction and have a good attitude to play an important part of each project. We welcome candidates who have an interest in becoming a carpenter apprentice to learn the trade and grow with and within the company. Following all health and safety standards is essential. The goal is to contribute to the construction and maintenance of strong and long-lasting buildings and projects.

Education
No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience
Experience an asset

Own Tools/Equipment
Tools, Safety equipment, Steel-toed safety boots, Safety glasses, Gloves, Safety Vest

Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation, Willing to travel, Valid driver’s licence, Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Physically demanding, Large workload, Bending, Crouching, Kneeling, Good physical condition and endurance

Work Site Environment
Outdoors, At heights, Dusty

Work Location Information
Various locations

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills, Team player, Flexibility, Client focus, Reliability, Excellent oral communication, Reliability, Judgement, Accurate, Values and ethics

Major Work Area
Construction, Renovation

Equipment and Machinery Experience
Reciprocating saws, Circular saws, Concrete saws, Grinding machine, Jackhammers, Air compressors, Air guns, Nail guns, Drills, Trampers (Jumping Jack), Sledgehammer

Specific Skills
Load, unload and transport construction materials, Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks shoring and barricades, Assist in demolishing buildings, Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs), Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting
Institutional, Industrial, Commercial

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Aerial work platform Certification, Workings at Heights Certification, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate, Ministry of Labour 4 Step Health & Safety Awareness Certification, Accessibility Training, Workplace Violence & Harassment Training

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $18.00-$24.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
We have strict screening, tracking and safety protocols in place to ensure the safety of everyone from the office and shop to on the job sites.