Concrete Stone Finisher Job Description Sample
Jan 3, 2018
Irving, TX, US
Requisition ID: 71341 Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: • Spreads concrete to specified depth and workable consistency, using float to bring water to surface and produce soft topping. • Levels, smoothes, and shapes surfaces of freshly poured concrete, using straight edge and float or power screed. • Finishes concrete surfaces, using power trowel, or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish. • Removes rough or defective spots from concrete surfaces, using power grinder or chisel and hammer and patches holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound. • Molds expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straight edge. • May produce rough concrete surface, using broom to produce prescribed finish. • May mix cement, using hoe or concrete-mixing machine. • May direct sub-grade work, mixing of concrete, and setting of forms. • May specialize in walls, steps, slabs and vertical or elevated structures. Perform other duties as necessary and directed by supervisor.
Must be able to illustrate journeyman level knowledge on selecting, mixing, pouring, and finishing concrete.
Have knowledge on materials, tools, and processes involved with basic building techniques and form construction.
Experience working with concrete, concrete patching and dry finishing. Have verifiable experience as concrete finisher.
Must maintain consistent and punctual attendance.
Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications.
Ability to use mixers, and grinding equipment.
Must be proficient in the use of hand and power tools.
Repairing and modifying of concrete.
Ability to perform duties and operation of tools of the trade in strict compliance with OSHA rules.
Building and Construction
- Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in concrete finish work and carpentry.
- Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
- May operate hand and power tools of all types; air hammer, cement mixer, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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An experienced concrete finisher or tradesman who works with concrete by placing, finishing, protecting and repairing concrete on construction projects. Responsible for setting the concrete forms, ensuring they have the correct depth and pitch. Pours the concrete either directly from the concrete truck chute, concrete pump, concrete or wheelbarrow. Works to pour the concrete in place by using shovels and rakes and at times uses a straightedge back and forth across the top of the forms to “screed,” or level, the freshly placed concrete. After leveling the concrete, they smooth the surface using either a hand trowel, a long handed “bull float” or powered floats. After the concrete has been leveled and floated, concrete finishers press an edger between the forms and the concrete to chamber the edges so that they are less likely to chip. Broom and stamp finishes are a couple of different finished products for outdoor concrete after the trowel-finish is complete. The broom finish is used to prevent slipping on the concrete, and the stamp finish is used for looks. Must have a knowledge of how to build and finish a head on curb and gutter sections. Will work behind a concrete power curb machine frequently to obtain a finish product to meet NCDOT, Military and private sector specifications.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Performs various unskilled task which are associated with concrete and grading operations. This includes but not limited shoveling concrete, stone or dirt
Uses various tools such as shovel, rake, bull float, broom, pick, hammer, saw, pneumatic hammer or drill, tamp, concrete saw. Minimum Qualifications & Training:
Experience/3 years minimum
Encourage a valid NC Driver License.
Willingness to learn multiple tasks of the concrete operation.
Ability to abide by precise instructions.
Ability to abide by strict but necessary safety rules and policies.
Must be a reliable and trust worthy individual that will be a team player.
Maintain a good attendance and safety record. Tasks Essential to Job Functions:
This job requires the following motions: standing, walking, stretching, bending, lifting, pulling, twisting, throwing, reaching and squatting.
Required regular lifting of 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds.
Walking and standing may require a full day of 12 to 15 hours.
Will be exposed to sometimes extreme hot and cold temperatures
Job required riding to and from work. If the driving of company vehicle is required then the guidelines of the company driver qualification standards must be met. What We Offer:
Choice of Health Insurance options (BCBSNC)
Short Term Disability Insurance
Paid Time Off + 401(k)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Corporate Chaplains of America
General Info Minimum Years of Experience Required: 1 Year Company Info Now Accepting Applications We are currently accepting applications for experienced Cement Masons/Finishers to join our team of concrete professionals. If you are interested in an opportunity, please click the "Apply Now" button to submit your resume. About Us We are a family owned and operated 3rd generation Concrete & Asphalt company that services both the Iowa and Kansas regions. We are proud of the level of craftsmanship that our team provides on all of our projects. We have earned an reputation with all of our clients for providing only the best that the industry has to offer, thus making our business a successful endeavor for the last 47-years. Job Description Job Description/Duties:
Experience smoothing and finishing surfaces of poured concrete, such as roads, or curbs using a variety of hand and power tools
Able to align forms for roads, curbs, or patch voids
Ability to use saws to cut expansion joints
Experience spreading concrete into inaccessible sections of forms, using rake or shovel
Levels concrete to specified depth and workable consistency, using hand held screen and floats to bring water to surface and produce soft topping.
Smoothes, and shapes surfaces of freshly poured concrete, using straightedge and float or power screen.
Finishes concrete surfaces, using power trowel, or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish.
Mold expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge.
Produce rough concrete surface, using broom.
Direct sub-grade work, mixing of concrete, and setting of forms.
Break up and repair old concrete surfaces, using pneumatic tools
Willingness to help with other tasks needed to complete highway patching This is an excellent opportunity for the right individuals. We are seeking candidates that have at least 1-year of experience, and that are seeking long-term employment. If you are interested in this opportunity, please click the "Apply Now" button to submit your resume for immediate consideration. Benefits Medical Insurance Retirement Beneift per diem
Overview Concrete Finisher BrightView Landscape Development, the nation's largest landscape and site Construction Company, has made the vision of the most prominent developers, landscape architects, general contractors, homeowners and public agencies a reality. We blend art and science with the organizational skills and teamwork to create landscapes of lasting beauty and value. Concrete Finisher smooth and finishes surfaces of poured concrete, such as walks, sidewalks, roads or curbs using a variety of hand and power tools. Align forms for sidewalks, curbs or gutter; patch voids; use saws to cut expansion joints for site development in accordance with the highest standards of the Company and the industry. Responsibilities
Check the forms that holds the concrete to ensure they are properly constructed
Set and align the forms that hold concrete to the desired pitch and depth
Spread, level, and smooth concrete, using rake, shovel, hand or power trowel, hand or power screed and float
Mold expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge
Monitor how the wind, heat or cold affect the curing of the concrete throughout the entire process
Signal truck driver to position truck to facilitate pouring concrete, and move chute to direct concrete on forms
Produce rough concrete surface, using broom operate power vibrator to compact concrete
Cut out damaged area, drill holes for reinforcing rods, and position reinforcing rods to repair concrete, using power saw and drill.
Wet concrete surface, and rub with stone to smooth surface and obtain specified finish
Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and crack with grout or slurry, and smooth, using trowel
Clean chipped area, using wire brush, feel and observe surface to determine if it is rough or uneven
Chip, scrape, and grind high spots, ridges and rough projections to finish concrete using pneumatic chisels power grinders or hand tools
Spread roofing paper on surface of foundation, and spread concrete onto roofing paper with trowel to form terrazzo base
Build wooden molds, and clamp molds around area to be repaired, using hand tools
Sprinkle colored marble or stone chips, powdered steel or coloring powder over surface to produce desired design or pattern
Cut metal division strips and press them into terrazzo base to form desire design or pattern
Fabricate concrete beams columns and panels Waterproof or restore concrete surfaces using appropriate compounds
Install anchor bolds, steel plates door sills and other fixtures in freshly poured concrete and or pattern or stamp to surface to provide a decorative finish
Apply muriatic acid to clean surface and rinse with water
Push roller over surface to embed chips in surface
Polish surface, using polishing or surfacing machine
- Ability to read and understand grade stakes
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered What We Offer:
Medical, dental, vision, and other benefits
Energetic, focused and collaborative work environment We are drug free and an EEO by choice ID2018-13596
Smooths and finishes surfaces of poured concrete floors, walls, sidewalks, or curbs to specified textures, using hand tools or power tools including floats, trowels, screeds, edgers and groovers, knee boards/pads and other concrete restoration tools.
Essential Functions: Spreads concrete to specified depth and workable consistency, using float to bring water to surface and produce soft topping. Levels, smooths, and shapes surfaces of freshly poured concrete, using straightedge and float or power screed.
Finishes concrete surfaces, using power trowel, or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish. Removes rough or defective spots from concrete surfaces, using power grinder or chisel and hammer and patches holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound. Molds expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge.
May produce rough concrete surface, using broom. May mix cement, using hoe or concrete-mixing machine. May direct subgrade work, mixing of concrete, and setting of forms.
May break up and repair old concrete surfaces, using pneumatic tools.
Workers should be able to: Work within precise standards of accuracy; Rate information using standards which can be measured or checked; Compare and see differences in the size, shape, and form of lines, figures, and objects; Look at flat drawings or pictures and understand how they would look as solid objects; and follow oral and written directions, plans, and blueprints.
Physically, workers must be able to: See well (either naturally or with correction); Coordinate the movements of eyes, hands and fingers; Use hands, arms, and fingers fully; Climb and maintain balance on ladders and scaffolding; Stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, or work at heights as required. Lift and carry objects weighing up to 100 pounds and occasionally more.
The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job. The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day to day. Working Conditions Work is regularly performed in outside weather conditions, including rain and extreme heat and extreme cold temperatures, near moving mechanical parts and occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and to vibration and loud noise. Work may be hazardous.
Title: Concrete Finisher
• Must be at least 18 years of age. • Must have a valid driver's license. • Must be a U.S. high school graduate or possess a State issued GED certificate; documentation must be furnished at time of application. • If requested, the applicant shall furnish a written statement from a medical doctor that he/she has had a physical examination in connection with the application, and are physically fit to perform the work. • Must clearly communicate with other contractors to coordinate job stages. • Must be able to read schematics to determine details of work. • Experience on industrial construction site preferred. • Required to meet quality control and safety specifications. • Pre-employment drug screening & background checks required.
Job Category: Construction, Field Work
About MWH: At MWH, we believe growing a great engineering, consulting and construction services company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.
We believe that building a great career is as important as Building a Better World. If working on the best water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us. MWH Global…we’re looking for opportunities.
Additional Information: MWH is an EEO employer – MWH considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, creed, color, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship or other basis in accordance with federal, state or local laws or regulations. Location (Multiple Cities or States): United States
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Concrete Finisher And Form Carpenter
General Contractor in Hagerstown, MD is currently hiring for a Concrete Form, Place and Finisher.
- Must have valid driver's license, pass pre-employment drug screen and physical. Must be U.S. Citizen and pass security background check.
- Ability to build concrete forms.
- Must adhere to Safety Program and be constantly aware of the current safety regulations on the job site and adhere to all as directed by Superintendent.
- Ability to spread concrete into inaccessible sections of forms with rake or shovel. Level concrete to specified depth and workable consistency with hand held screed and floats to bring water to surface.
- Finishes concrete surfaces or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish.
- Removes rough or defection spots from concrete surfaces, patches holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound.
- Place expansion joints, construction and control joints.
- Produces rough concrete surface with a broom.
- Directs subgrade work, mixing of concrete and setting of forms.
- Breaks up and repairs old concrete surfaces
Excellent benefit package including insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Job ID 2017-2416 # of Openings 2 Job Locations US-TX-Fort WorthMin. Exp.(Yrs) .. Posted Date 2017-12-27 Category Other Overview Smooths and finishes surfaces of poured concrete floors, walls, sidewalks, or curbs to specified textures by performing the following duties. Many of these jobs are not full time, the size of the project and organization of the work determining whether a worker spends all his time on one job or is transferred from task to task as the project progresses to completion. Some workers habitually work in one branch of the industry, whereas others transferred from task to task as the project progresses to completion or according to the availability of work or on a seasonal basis. May be designated according to specific work performed. Responsibilities
Signals concrete deliverer to position truck to facilitate pouring concrete.
Moves discharge chute of truck to direct concrete into forms.
Spreads concrete into inaccessible sections of forms with rake or shovel.
Levels concrete to specified depth and workable consistency, with hand held screed and floats to bring water to surface and produce soft topping.
Smooths, and shapes surfaces of freshly poured concrete.
Finishes concrete surfaces, or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish.
Removes rough or defective spots from concrete surfaces, and patches holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound.
Molds expansion joints and edges.
Produces rough concrete surface with broom.
Mixes cement with hoe or concrete-mixing machine.
Directs subgrade work, mixing of concrete, and setting of forms.
Breaks up and repairs old concrete surfaces. Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential 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/or Experience One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Language Skills Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Mathematical Skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations. PI100663927
Responsible for setting paving forms, placing/finishing concrete operating various equipment in addition to performing a variety of construction tasks with assigned team members.
Operate a transit/level to set grade for paving forms, establish sub-grade and set grade pens for finished concrete grade.
Set forms for alleys, streets, driveways, sidewalks, ADA ramps, inlets, curbs and concrete structure improvements.
Place and finish concrete to correct grade to ensure proper drainage and smooth ride quality that adheres to all City, State and Federal Standards.
Perform the following tasks independently and as a team member: place and tie rebar remove paving forms clean debris backfill pavement place, roll and water sod
Operate equipment such as a front-end loader, industrial box blade / loader, skid steer loader and backhoe loader in addition to a variety of power tools such as a hammer drill and ski saw.
Perform pre-trip / post-trip vehicle inspection reports which includes to service and maintain equipment and vehicles.
Attend all required safety training/meetings and obey all safety policies and procedures.
Inspect work site to ensure all traffic control devices are in place, clean and in good working condition.
Operate sanding trucks and aggregate spreaders on bridges, intersections and streets.
Load and deliver traffic control devices for high water events including placement for road closures / monitoring water levels
Perform final clean-up from weather events to ensure alleys and streets are passable for emergency vehicles including tree and debris removal as well as all other general cleanup.
Respond to weather events and emergencies including the ability to work shift schedules when required. Education/ Experience:
High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) + 2 years experience Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of safety practices and hazards standard to work area
Knowledge of City of Garland Standard Construction Details
Skill in effective oral and written communication
Skill in maintenance, operations and maintenance of various concrete finishing equipment and tools
Skill in general care, maintenance and repair of various concrete equipment and tools
Ability to understand and implement verbal and written instructions
Ability to perform physical labor
Ability to work efficiently in a team environment and independently in the absence of supervision Valid Class C Texas driver's license Valid Class A Texas Driver’s License with Tanker Endorsement or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire The incumbent works in a field environment; outside in extreme hot/ cold, wet weather, and noisy conditions. Must be able to lift/carry 50 pounds or more several times daily. Adaptability/Flexibility Communication Customer Service Dependability Personal Organization Productivity Teamwork High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) 18 months experience Ability to lift 50 pounds or more several times daily Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. ID: 2016-4759 # of Positions Remaining: 3 Department Name: Streets Job Family: Maintenance Services Job Code Category: Skilled Trade External Company Name: City of Garland, TX External Company URL: http://www.garlandtx.gov Licenses & Certifications: Valid Class C Texas driver's license Valid Class A Texas Driver’s License with Tanker Endorsement or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire Competencies: Adaptability/Flexibility Communication Customer Service Dependability Personal Organization Productivity Teamwork Minimum Education & Work Experience: High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) 18 months experience Ability to lift 50 pounds or more several times daily Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Hughes General Contractors, Inc. is a longstanding family owned business with almost 60 years of experience, depth of knowledge and tradition. We are known within the industry for our outstanding employee culture and a business model offering steady, year-round employment. We are proud to offer you:
Medical / RX Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Critical Illness Plan
Flex 125 Cafeteria Plan
In-House Training Opportunities
Company Store Job Summary:
Hughes General Contractors, Inc. is actively searching for several experienced CONCRETE FINISHERS to join our growing team! Individuals will perform tasks involving commercial construction projects in the SLC, Ogden, & Provo Utah area. Essential Functions: (Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list of tasks is illustrative ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions in this class. It does not imply that all positions within the class perform all of the duties listed, nor does it necessarily list all possible duties that may be assigned.)
Be able to smooth and finish surfaces of poured concrete such as floors, walks, curb/gutter using a variety of hand and power tools.
Maintain a clean job site: pick up all tools and equipment and secure job site each day in order to eliminate potential hazards
Be willing to work in somewhat extreme weather conditions
Ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed. Bring problems to the attention of the Superintendent/Foreman, Safety Manager, Safety Officer or HR Manager. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work independently and complete daily activities according to work schedule
Ability to repeatedly lift and carry heavy objects (50 pounds)
Ability to understand, follow and transmit written and oral instructions
Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency Education, Training and Experience:
Minimum of 3 years of experience working with concrete
Have completed or be willing to compete OSHA 10hr (we are able to provide this training if necessary)
- Willingness and ability to perform manual work and follow verbal and written instructions Special
Must be able to pass controlled substance tests prior to and at all times during employment.
General Info Minimum Years of Experience Required: 2 Years or more experience Company Info Godbersen-Smith Construction is an EEO/AA Employer working in the road construction industry for over 60 years. Our mission is to deliver high-quality, cost-effective projects on schedule by employing and supporting motivated, flexible and focused employees. Job Description We are currently seeking a skilled Concrete Finisher for our paving crew. QUALIFICATIONS:
Experience in setting and aligning forms for roads, curbs and patch voids
Knowledge and skills to operate a variety of power tools and hand tools to include; concrete saws, power screen, hand held screen, floats, edging tools, jointers and straightedge
Hard working with a positive attitude
Possess good communication skills Must have the ability to get ones self to work site Benefits
Retirement Benefit + 401(k)
Career Training Programs
Safety Equipment Provided-including prescription safety glasses
Weekly Pay with direct deposit available
Per Diem (when applicable)
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