Fonson Company, Inc. Construction Laborer in Brighton, Michigan

The Laborer is responsible for performing tasks involving physical labor at highway and heavy construction projects under the supervision of a foreman or superintendent. Must know, understand, and use a variety of hand and power tools. Must know and practice work site procedures.Responsibilities (including but not limited to):Maintain a clean job site: pick up and clean all tools and equipment and secure job site each day in order to eliminate potential hazards.Clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, compact fill materials, clean up rubble and debris and remove waste materials.Measure and cut pipes, clean and prepare pipe ends.Lower materials into a trench and retrieve materials from a trench.Load and unload trucks and hoist materials, prepare materials for use.Check elevations using laser, GPS, or level and level rod.Adhere to safety policies and procedures.Must possess the ability to work independently or as a member of a team.Must have basic math skills, be able to measure and read measurements.Other related work as required.Physical Requirements:Regularly works near heavy machinery and outside in all weather conditions.Must be able to lift and carry objects up to 50 pounds, push or pull objects and climb in and out of excavations with or without the use of a ladder.Kneeling, crouching, bending, stooping, lifting, reaching, standing, and walking on uneven ground.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and provide a Drug Free Work Place.