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Construction Laborer- Knoxville, TN

Knoxville, TN, US, 37914

Harrison Construction Company


Job ID:  385640


Since 1947, Harrison Construction Company, a CRH company, has been the preferred source for ground-level site construction throughout eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina. Committed to quality, service and safety, our integrated products and services enable us to build and manage site development projects from concept through construction.  In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH.  CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Job Description Summary 
The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co-workers and managers. 

· Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task. 

· Properly follow all company policies and OSHA / MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment. 

· Report any problems to your manager. 

· Assist construction crew with various duties such as; shoveling and raking and running wheelbarrow. 

· Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment and movement of materials. 

· Follow directions of manager as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or job site. 

· May be called upon to run small power tools such as jack hammer. 

· Dig, spread and level construction materials. 

· Lift, carry and hold materials, tools and supplies. 

· Assist in the placement, moving and dismantling of signs, barricades, cones and other traffic control devices. 

· Perform other duties as assigned. 

Work Requirements 
The ideal candidate will: 
· Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. 
· Pass a pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical. 
· Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document. 
· Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times. 
· Report to work at the designated start time. 
· Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary. 
· Be able to work overtime when required. 
· Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold. 
· Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook. 
· Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required. 
· Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. 

· Must be able to complete safe driver training, possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
· Have a MVR that meets company standards. 

· Be at least age 18 years of age due to nature of working environment. 

· Minimum high school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred. 
· Previous related experience in construction field is preferred. 






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!


Harrison Construction Company, 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:  May 12, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville

Job Segment: Construction, Laborer, General Labor, Labor, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations