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RAM Construction Services Bricklayer (Grand Rapids Area) in Kentwood, Michigan

Founded in 1918, RAM Construction Services has built a solid reputation based on knowledge, experience and reliability. Completing more than 2,500 projects per year, RAM Construction Services has grown into the largest Midwestern contractor specializing in restoration of aging structures and skilled waterproofing.

As a Bricklayer for RAM Construction Services, you will assist in the revitalization and construction of our surrounding areas. A Bricklayer will perform a variety of tasks that aid in both the completion and success of a project and assistance of team members. To perform this position sufficiently, the employee must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily. The descriptions below are representative of, but not limited to, the duties and details of this position.

  • Performing duties such as laying brick, block and terra cotta, tuck pointing, grinding mortar joints, stone patching, caulking and welding.

  • Lifting objects or materials weighing 60+ pounds.

  • Assisting other skilled trade workers (caulking, waterproofing, etc.) in their performance.

  • Using hand tools and small power tools.

  • Performing other relevant duties as assigned.

  • This position requires a minimum education level of High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience is required- specifically limestone, granite, terra cotta, and Jahn patching.

  • The employee is required to have reliable transportation and a valid Driver’s License- a valid CDL A is a plus.

  • Employee must have the following tools: 2’ and 4’ level pointing tools, hawk, 3lb hammer, brick hammer, safety harness, tape measure, cape chisel, flat chisel, brick trowel, margin trowel and jointer.

Travel is required for this position; the employee must be willing to travel to surrounding job sites. RAM will compensate a per diem for travel and overnight stay if applicable.

As a Bricklayer for RAM, the employee will be subject to various work environments. Work environments may include but are not limited to the following: seasonal temperatures, high spaces, small spaces, loud and frequent noises, standing/walking for up to 12 hours a day, indoor/outdoor settings, areas close to traffic.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: RAM Construction Services provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Vets VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Job Location Non Abbreviated State: US-Michigan-Kentwood

ID: 2019-1254

External Company Name: RAM Construction Services, Inc.

External Company URL: https://www.ramservices.com/

Street: 4592 40th St. SE