- Study blueprints and diagrams to determine dimensions of structure or form to be constructed.
- Install concrete embedded assemblies such as anchor bolts and embeds weighing up to 100 pounds.
- Assemble and fasten material together to construct wood or metal framework of structure, using bolts, nails, or screws.
- Erect forms, framework, scaffolds, hoists, roof supports, or chutes, using hand tools, plumb rule, and level.
- Measure materials or distances, using square, measuring tape, or rule to lay out work.
- Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
- Cut or saw boards, timbers, or plywood to required size, using handsaw, power saw, or woodworking machine.
- Bore bolt holes in timber, masonry or concrete walls, using power drill.
- Anchor and brace forms and other structures in place, using nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, wedges, clamps and timbers.
- Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
- Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
- Form Carpenter may at times be required to assist with the placing and finishing of concrete sidewalks, equipment pads, etc.
- Assist with concrete consolidation during placement by using concrete vibrators.
Required Skills and Experience
- Preferred three (3) years’ experience in concrete form work which demonstrates possession of the knowledge and abilities listed above.
- Required to communicate information, ideas, directions with the capability to perform the task or project discussed.
- Safely and efficiently operate and use associated tools and equipment.
- High school diploma desirable.
- Valid driver’s license
- Follow written and verbal instructions.
- Read, interpret, and work from basic and routine sketches, blueprints, specifications, and construction drawings.
- Coordinate the movement of more than one limb simultaneously when operating hand tools.
- Communicate effectively with those contacted in the course of work.
- Work as a team member and foster a cooperative work environment.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Days of work are normally Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; however, evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to signal and handle equipment. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders. Perform manual labor such as digging or shoveling. Move objects weighing up to 100 pounds regularly. Safely and efficiently operate and use associated tools and equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions, walking over rough, uneven, or slippery surfaces, and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Paid Time Off
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