Oldcastle SW Group, Inc. Construction Laborer- Telluride Gravel - 132373 in Telluride, Colorado

Job ID: 132373Telluride Gravel, is a member of the Oldcastle Materials West Division;Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is tochampion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees. Westrive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscapeproducts, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and constructionservices. We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect,innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.Position OverviewThe General Laborer is responsible for safely performing a variety ofconstruction duties to assist the highway, utility, grade crews or atvarious on-site plant locations. This position involves various manual tasks.Work will be performed per the supervisor's instruction, free from directsupervision except for more complicated jobs.Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)Highway Laborer:Prepares ground surfaces for the road building process. Removes debris out ofthe construction path.Operates ground compactors, levels out and rakes dirt, sets stringmarkers, and removes items within the area to be paved.Sets up fencing, barricades, and/or safety cones to block off the workarea as needed.Prepares manhole covers, openings and water lines. May insert risers asneeded.Walks behind paver machine to shovel and rake asphalt as it is applied to theground. Levels out asphalt with rake and uses shovel to dig out manhole coversand water valve boxes that are buried by the asphalt.Cleans asphalt off tools and equipment after each work day.May assist with operating equipment as needed and if trained, includingpaver, roller, backhoe, water truck, etc.Performs other laborer tasks as needed to include cutting concrete or asphaltwith saw, sweeping, etc.Utility Laborer:Hand shovels to prepare ground trenches for pipes and utility lines. May digup existing pipes and lines. Pipes include water, sewer, conduit and otherutility lines.Attaches trench box and pipes to chains or guide wires to be lifted and movedby the heavy equipment operator. Installs shoring materials.Guides pipes into place while equipment operator maneuvers pipe onchains/wires. Connects pipes using tools, lubricants, glue, grout,etc. Builds couplings,connectors, and mechanical joints using various tools and parts. Cuts pipeto size.Sets up and operates laser level tripod and pipe lasers.5. 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.5.Performs other laborer duties as required.6.May operate equipment as needed if trained, including skidsteer and otherequipment.Crusher Laborer:Performs machinery maintenance and repairs. Unplugs and shovels off conveyorsand screens.Changes out screens, rollers, cone liners, etc. Repairsconveyor problems. Greases moving machine parts.Performs crusher machinery set up and take down which includes running cablesand hoses, setting up blocks, assembling/disassembling machinery,operating skidsteer to move parts, tarping, shoveling aggregate, etc.Keeps crusher machinery area clean of debris and shovels aggregate.Operates equipment to include skidsteer (and loader if trained). Movesexcess materials from around the crusher machinery.Plant laborer:Participates in daily THINK/TRACK meetings plus weekly safety meetings.Assists in plant production of materials and ensures for the efficient workingcondition of the plant.Stockpiles materials and feeds hot plant from the stockpiles in an efficientand productive manner.Ensures that all assigned equipment is properly maintained, clean, in safeworking order and operated properly.Prepares plant for operations at the beginning of the season, and performsshut down procedures at the end of the season.Opera