Payne and Dolan Inc. Laborer in Newberry, Michigan

Position:Laborer - MichiganCompany:Payne Dolan IncorporatedJob Location(s):Gaylord, MI; Gladstone, MIStart Date:May 2017Employment Term:RegularEmployment Type:Full TimeHours per Week:60-70Work Hours (i.e. shift):DaysStarting Salary Range:Not ProvidedSalary/Benefit Notes:Union scale wages and benefits, apprenticeship training and opportunity for advancementRequired Education:OpenRequired Experience:OpenRequired Security Clearance:NoneRelated Categories:Construction/Building Trades, Skilled Trades - GeneralPosition DescriptionPosition summary: Under the direction of the Foreman, the Laborer must be able to follow directions provided by a foreman on a paving or grading crew to perform many basic tasks that require physical labor.Role and ResponsibilitiesAssist in layout of roadway and parking lots.Understand and know how a job is being graded or paved.Help with paver set up or setting grade.Mark any obstacles / manholes / water boxes / gas valves / catch basins / etc., for crew and trucks.Help set signs and direct traffic to and through job site.Work out areas which cannot be graded by machines or laid with the screedAsphalt laborers must identify areas that require repair or have imperfections in the mat and repair it.Grading Laborers are must be cognizant of grade depths, flow, ADA requirements, etc.Help keep machines clean.Keep all hand tools clean and maintained.Clean, sweep, trim pavement edges and assist in other cleanup of the job site as required.Additional duties as assigned by Foreman or other management level.Qualifications and Education RequirementsValid driverrsquo;s license and satisfactory driving record.Preferred SkillsHigh School Diploma or equivalentPrior construction experienceMember of a Local Labor Union, or willingness to take appropriate steps to become a Union memberCDL or the ability to obtainAdditional NotesMust be able to travel and work varied hours including nights/early mornings, weekends and as needed. Positions are seasonal based on weatherPayne Dolan MI does extensive heavy/highway construction work in the Upper Lower Peninsulas of Michigan with offices in Gladstone, Ishpeming, Sault Ste. Marie and Gaylord. Must have reliable transportation, be willing to travel to any and all jobsites, and show up to work on time every day. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and it is our practice to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants. In addition, it is the policy of the Company to comply with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in each locality in which the Company has employees.