Job Title: General Laborer Business Unit: WhiteCo, a Congruex Company Department: Construction Reports To: Field Superintendent Employment Status:Full-time, Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Job Summary: We are looking for an Underground Construction General Laborer to join our growing team. The General Laborer will be responsible for placing conduit and/or cables in trenches, splicing conduit sections (install couplers), placing anchors, pedestals, vaults, etc to complete construction tasks. The ideal candidate will have basic knowledge of the construction industry but on-the-job training is provided.
Job Responsibilities (Including, but not limited to):
Assist in loading and unloading all equipment, materials, and supplies needed for daily work
Assist leadership with all duties
Safely operate tamps, jackhammers, core drills, concrete saws, and other miscellaneous equipment
Hand dig with shovels, picks, and digging bars to expose located utilities, access u/g vaults and pedestals, and complete trenches
Place conduit and/or cables in trenches, splice conduits sections (install couplers), place anchors, pedestals, vaults, etc. to complete construction tasks
Fully restore worksite after work: refill trenches and holes, tamp the soil, replant plants or shrubs, place temporary asphalt on streets
When required, and if appropriately license and authorized, drive or operate construction equipment
Clean and maintain all company vehicles and equipment assigned for use
Perform duties in standard and high-risk areas
Safely and successfully perform duties in all temperatures and climates
Perform physical tasks for the entire assigned work shift
High school or equivalent education
Valid Driver’s License
Pass a pre-employment drug test and MVR
Ability to operate all equipment safely and productively
Strong interpersonal communication skills with the ability to interact with the crew, leadership, and clients
Function effectively as an integral part of a team
All work is outdoors, subject to inclement weather conditions – must be capable of working safely in all temperatures and climates
Stand and walk lengthy distances (1+ miles) over uneven terrain
Drive and/or sit for long periods at remote job site locations
Must be available to travel overnight to various sites as requested
Previous experience and knowledge of underground utility construction a plus
WhiteCo, a Congruex company Founded in 1995, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin-based White Construction (WhiteCo) is a self-perform telecom construction company specializing in fiber-to-the-home (FTTH), fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) and fiber optic interconnects/long hauls, while also having strong aerial, splicing, and cutover capabilities. WhiteCo has an outstanding reputation for providing turnkey design and construction services throughout the Midwest to a diverse client base.
WhiteCo offers a full suite of benefits, including health insurance and 401(k) savings starting on day one and is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan.
Congruex Congruex was formed in 2017 to take advantage of the historic demand for digital connectivity. The digital networks we design and build for our clients enable everything in the modern world to operate, from healthcare and energy to transportation and social interactions. Few companies in our industry can operate at scale and self-perform services like our multinational team. Our clients choose Congruex to deliver turnkey digital networks under a single platform. Our unified vision is to become the best end-to-end provider of network design and build services in the U.S.
We are the One Congruex Family. We are building tomorrow, together.
All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills, and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at-will” employment relationship.