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Cement Finisher - Airfield Paving
Req Code:2021-OPERATIO-065
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
  

Job Responsibilities:

RC Construction, Inc is seeking to hire a Cement Finisher in Memphis, TN. Employees enjoy excellent benefits, including health, vision and dental insurance; holiday and PTO; and a retirement plan. Per diem available based on location when traveling; travel and lodging expenses covered by the company.

Essential Concrete Finisher Duties:
  • Form, place, and finish concrete
  • Cut, fit, and join construction materials
  • Use floats, trowels, and screeds to level concrete
  • Operate power construction equipment
  • Perform basic carpentry
  • Plan, lay-out, and use appropriate power tools to properly measure, cut, assemble, and install forms, rebar, embeds and anchor bolts
  • Construct built-in-place or prefabricated wooden and metal forms, according to specifications for molding concrete structures
  • Erect built-in-place forms or assemble and install prefabricated forms
  • Insert spreaders and tie-rods between opposite pieces to maintain specific dimensions
  • Anchor and brace forms to fixed objects using nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, and timber
  • Place concrete into forms and finish according to specified textures
  • Vibrate, level, smooth, and shape surface of concrete
  • Remove rough or defective spots from concrete surfaces using power grinder or chisel and hammer
  • Patch holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound
  • Follow job-site safety regulations and keep your work area safe and clean. Identify all potential safety hazards. Eliminate or minimize all identified hazards
  • Full cooperation with Superintendent, Foreman, and Subs at all times
  • Finish tasks on time
  • Produce high quality work

Job Qualifications:

Education and Other Requirements:
  • 3 to 5 year experience in commercial concrete finishing
  • Reliable transport to and from job-site
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain military base access
  • Must be able to comprehend safety standards, operating maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Must be able to understand information, ideas, direction and perform the task or project discussed

Must Possess Own Tools and Equipment:
  • Tool Belt with the following:
    • Tape measure
    • Hammer
    • Pencil
    • Utility knife
    • Torpedo level
    • Speed square
    • Crescent wrench
    • Chalk line
    • Cold and wood chisels
    • Lineman pliers
    • Small sledgehammer
    • Magnesium float
    • Steel trowel
    • Margin trowel
    • Darby and steel toe boots
*** RC will gladly provide a reasonable accommodation to assist employees in performing these essential job functions so long as it does not create an undue burden***
Physical Demands
Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to work overhead
  • Ability to use hands to grasp
  • Ability to reach with arms
  • Ability to move in and around confined and cluttered places and uneven areas
  • Ability to repeatedly stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist throughout the workday and week
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or push/pull up to 30 pounds up to 50 feet
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 30 pounds up to 3 feet off the groundÊ
  • Occasionally lift and/or push/pull approximately 112 pounds up to 25 feet
  • Occasionally lift approximately 112 lbs. to a surface approximately 12 inches off the ground
  • Ability to repeatedly operate a 12lb sledgehammer throughout the entire workday and week
  • Ability to climb up and down a 6foot step ladder and balance
  • Ability to work up to a 12-hour shift in all weather and temperature extremes
  • Vision adequate to perform all tasks

Work Environment:
  • Employee will be required to wear personal protective equipment as needed to perform job tasks
  • Employee is regularly exposed to noise, dust, and various types of smells
  • Employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles.
  • Employee must be able to properly use and handle toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • Employee is regularly exposed to wet, hot, and/or humid conditions, high precarious places, and outside weather conditions
  • Employee is expected to work in a safe and efficient manner while maintaining a clean work area
Additional Information

R.C. CONSTRUCTION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER INCLUDING DISABILITY AND PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS. ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, OR STATUS AS A PROTECTED VETERAN.

This Job Description does not cover all the required duties, activities, skills, functions, responsibilities of this position and working conditions any of which may change at any time according to the sole and absolute discretion of R.C. Construction Co., Inc., with or without notice.