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Gunite Nozzleman Davenport

Davenport, FL, US, 33897

Preferred Materials - Concrete



Job ID:  471359


Preferred Materials – Concrete Division, part of CRH South Division, is a leading supplier of ready mix concrete, concrete block, rebar and building materials in the state of Florida, providing the highest product quality and service in the construction industry. With headquarters in Bonita Springs, Florida, and operations in five key Florida markets, Preferred Materials provides municipalities, developers, architects, engineers, contractors, builders and suppliers a wide variety of construction materials and products. Our employees make Preferred Materials a great place to work. We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.


Provides basic physical labor associated with the pneumatic placement of gunite / shotcrete  in accordance with established standards and principles of structural concrete. Regularly inspects and maintains nozzle(s) and hoses for application of said concrete to insure proper and installation and safety.  Assists gunite crew with set up and break down of jobsite(s) to include protection of the environment, and surrounding real property. This position does not have supervisory responsibilities and works under the general direction of the Gunite Crew Foreman for assigned area of Prestige.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Safety
  • Report to work on time when scheduled.
  • Safely operates power equipment and hand tools while performing all duties in conformance to  appropriate safety standards and established guidelines for placement of structural concrete
  • Inspects and maintains nozzle(s) and hose(s) to insure proper and safe installation of material(s).  Makes proper repairs as necessary and immediately reports any deficiencies which may present safety or quality concerns to the supervisor.
  • Uses established methods of communication, such as hand signals, to insure proper material flow to the nozzle.
  • Assists gunite crew with placement of plastic to protect area surrounding equipment and work areas.
  • Assists gunite crew in set up / break down of jobsite tools and equipment.


Skills and Job Knowledge Level:

  • Working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions common to the construction industry.
  • Working knowledge of the methods, materials and tools used in the construction industry
  • Skill in operation of tools and equipment.
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to perform heavy manual task under varying weather conditions.
  • Basic understanding of the fundamental principles of structural concrete
  • Working knowledge specific to the potential hazards associated with pneumatically applied concrete and appropriate precautions to insure job site safety.




What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Preferred Materials, Inc., a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date Posted:  Nov 23, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Lakeland

Job Segment: Construction, Engineering