Superior Homes LLC - Watertown Construction Laborer in Watertown, South Dakota

Primary Objective of Position:Perform tasks involving physical labor. May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. May clean and prepare sites, scaffolding, and clean up rubble, debris and other waste materials. May assist other craft workers.Typical Areas of PerformanceTasksClean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials.Read plans, instructions, or specifications to determine work activities.Load, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tools, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans or specifications.Measure, mark, or record openings or distances to layout areas where construction work will be performed.Tend pumps, compressors, or generators to provide power for tools, machinery, or equipment or to heat or move materials, such as asphalt.Erect or dismantle scaffolding, shoring, braces, traffic barricades, ramps, or other temporary structures.Departmental Requirements:Each department operates with safety and quality requirements. These requirements are intended to provide an environment that is designed to prevent injury to the worker and to produce the highest degree of product quality possible.Qualification Requirements:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Safety equipment is provided for use in areas that require protection from noise, flying particles and fumes. You are required to use these protective devices when needed.Education/Knowledge: High School Diploma or GED preferredLanguage Skills:Reading and writing skills are essential. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write internal and external correspondence. Ability to process specification instructions.Mathematical Skills:Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Must be able to measure, read and understand tape measure.Reasoning Ability:Ability to commonsense and understand to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.