General Laborer (Union)

  • JE Dunn Construction
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Jul 11, 2020

Job Description

Best People + Right Culture. These are the driving forces behind JE Dunn's success. By hiring inspired people, giving them interesting and challenging work, enabling them with innovative tools, and letting them share in the company's rewards, we've found a sustainable way to grow in our industry for the last 90+ years. Our diverse teams around the country strive to enrich lives through inspired people and places every day, and we need inspired people like you to join us in our pursuit of building perfection. Key Role Responsibilities - Core GENERAL LABOR FAMILY - CORE Tending Assists other skilled trades/crafts, including masons, plasterers, carpenters, ironworkers and others as assigned. Duties may include loading, unloading, handling and distributing materials, fixtures and others as assigned. This may include mixing, handling and conveying of all materials used by plasterers, carpenters and other building and construction crafts, whether done by hand or other process. This will include the drying of plastering when done by salamander heat or any other drying process, including the cleaning and transporting to next point of erection or placement and clearing of all debris. Concrete Responsible for placement of all concrete for walls, foundations, floors or for any other construction; mixing, handling, conveying, pouring, vibrating, gunniting and otherwise applying concrete whether done by hand or any other process, and wrecking, stripping, dismantling, cleaning, and handling concrete forms and falsework; building of centers for fireproofing purposes. Scaffolds - Builds scaffolding and staging for masons and plasterers. General excavations, foundations .and. grading Responsible for excavation for building, digging of trenches, piers, foundations and holes, digging lagging, sheeting, cribbing, bracing and propping of foundations, holes, caissons, cutting, lagging, shoring, operation of all hand tools, pneumatic, electric, motor, combustion or air driven tools or equipment necessary for the performance of work described herein, including but not limited to; gas and electric powered chain saws, vibratory tampers, hand powered rollers, jack hammers, etc. Underpinning .and. shoring Responsible for clearing, excavating, filling, backfilling, grading and landscaping of all sites. Drilling/Blasting Responsible for all work of drill running, chuck tending, jackhammering and blasting. Key Role Responsibilities - Additional Core N/A Knowledge, Skills .and. Abilities Ability to perform work accurately and completely, and in a timely manner Communication skills, verbal and written Knowledge of specific trades and scopes of work Ability to follow-up on inquiries in a timely manner Ability to provide excellent customer service Ability to identify common construction materials and equipment Ability to build relationships and collaborate within a team, both internally and externally Education High School Diploma or GED (Preferred) Apprentice and/or Vocational/Technical/Trade training (Preferred) In lieu of the above requirements, equivalent relevant experience will be considered. Experience 0-2 years commercial construction experience (Preferred). JE Dunn provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for a job, please submit your request to JE Dunn Construction Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or agencies. Any resume submitted to any employee of JE Dunn Construction without a prior written search agreement will be considered unsolicited and the property of JE Dunn Construction Company. Please, no phone calls or emails. JE Dunn Construction is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and it is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, colo