• Title
    Common Construction Laborers
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking Common Laborers for a 5-month assignment at the Central Treatment Plant project in Kellogg, Idaho. We are seeking candidates local to the Kellogg, Idaho area.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites
    • May operate hand tools and power tools of various types with supervision: air hammers, earth tampers, portable cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment
    • May clean and prepare sites and operate small equipment, dig trenches, install fencing, work near slurry trench, move hoses, operate pumps, set braces to support the sides of excavations, and clean up rubble, debris and other waste materials


    General Role Requirements


    • Control pedestrian and/or motor traffic passing near, in, or around work zones
    • Check grade with supervision
    • Clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards
    • Spot for truck drivers
    • Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials
    • Move construction materials to locations where they are needed
    • Install above ground piping, assist with installation of sewer, water, or storm drain pipes
    • Dig ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, or compact and level earth to grade specifications, using picks, shovels, pneumatic tampers, or rakes
    • Assist with fueling or greasing equipment
    • Compact materials to create level bases
    • Mix, pour, or spread concrete, using portable cement mixers with supervision
    • Place materials into or on designated areas
    • Spread backfill, concrete or other aggregate mixtures
    • Tend pumps, compressors, or generators to provide power for tools, machinery, or equipment with supervision
    • Assist with erection or dismantling shoring, braces, traffic barricades, ramps, scaffolding, or other temporary structures
    • Dismantle equipment or temporary structures
    • Provide assistance to craft workers as needed
    • Lubricate, clean, or repair machinery, equipment, or tools
    • Assist with positioning or dismantling forms for pouring concrete, using saws, hammers, nails, or bolts
    • Operate jackhammers or drills to break up concrete or pavement

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Ability to work in different types of personal protective equipment (half-face, full-face respirators, Tyvek, etc.) while performing various tasks/activities (e.g., climbing, walking, stopping etc.) in different work environments (e.g., cold, heat, sloppy conditions, etc.)
    • Physically able to perform job tasks, including lifting at least 50 lbs. alone
    • Currently certified or have ability to complete Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) worker qualification, and pass a HAZWOPER/respirator user medical exam
    • Motivated and willing to work as part of a team and perform multiple job functions
    • Ability to read and comply with project direction contained in project-specific plans and procedures
    • Must have a valid driver's license
    • Ability to work flexible schedule, including overtime, weekends, and night shifts, pending demand
    • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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