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Grading Laborer - Stephenson, VA

Stephenson, VA, US, 22656

W-L Construction and Paving Inc

 

 

Job ID:  271819

 

W-L Construction and Paving, a CRH company, is one of southwest Virginia’s largest grading contractors and the largest paving contractor in the area employing more than 350 employees during the construction months. W-L performs all aspects of roadway construction including grading, paving, stone, concrete, and utilities with paving operations exceeding one million tons per year. With multiple locations throughout the state of Virginia, W-L prides itself on its ability to provide a multitude of services to many customers in various geographical locations. 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.

 

Position Overview

 

The Grading Laborer is responsible for safely performing a variety of construction duties to assist the highway, utility, grade crews or at various on-site plant locations. This position involves various manual tasks.  Work will be performed per the supervisor's instruc­tion, free from direct supervision except for more complicated jobs.

 

 

 

Utility Laborer:

 

Hand shovels to prepare ground trenches for pipes and utility lines.  May dig up existing pipes and lines.  Pipes include water, sewer, conduit and other utility lines.

Attaches trench box and pipes to chains or guide wires to be lifted and moved by           the heavy equipment operator.  Installs shoring materials.

Guides pipes into place while equipment operator maneuvers pipe on chains/wires.   Connects pipes using tools, lubricants, glue, grout, etc.  Builds couplings,   

connectors, and mechanical joints using various tools and parts.  Cuts pipe to size.

Sets up and operates laser level tripod and pipe lasers.

May operate equipment as needed if trained, including front end loader, excavator, backhoe, skidsteer and other construction equipment.

 

 

Grade Laborer:

 

Hand shovels and rakes to perform groundwork.

May cut concrete with saw as needed to finish grades.

Removes and replaces sewer/manhole/sump castings and covers in the ground.

Assists the Grader with grading tasks as needed.

Performs other laborer duties as required.        

May operate equipment as needed if trained, including skidsteer and other equipment.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

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

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

W-L Construction and Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

Date Posted:  Jun 7, 2021


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