Job Title: Laborer Dayton- Cincinnati Markets Business Unit: Ohio Valley Excavating, a Congruex Company Department: Construction Reports To: Foreman Employment Status: Full-time non-exempt (hourly) Primary Location: Lebanon, Ohio Compensation: We will determine salary based on skills and experience in relation to the function of the role, as well as equity to any other employees in the same or similar role.
Company Profile: Networks Built Better. Congruex is a multi-national organization that specializes in broadband network construction and engineering. We support some of the largest service providers in the United States with a footprint that extends across the nation. Our turn-key design and build solutions allow our customers to deliver more data, more bandwidth, and ultimately support more devices for their end users. Our diverse self-perform capabilities allow us to deliver high quality telecommunications and utility solutions with efficiency as one combined end-to-end business.
Congruex is a growing collection of subsidiary operating units. Our unified vision is to be the nation’s largest end-to-end provider of network design, engineering, construction, and maintenance for broadband operators. We are One Congruex.
Our Mission & Values It is our mission to satisfy our customers by providing the expertise, technology, and resources necessary to build better networks. Congruex is committed to the overall health, wellness, and safety of our people. We support diversity, inclusion, and the right to live freely with mutual respect.
These values are ingrained in our core values of GRIT. At Congruex, GRIT is an acronym for guts, reliability, improvement, and teamwork – having the GUTS to do the right thing, being RELIABLE to deliver what we promise, IMPROVING ourselves every day, and embracing TEAMWORK together as One Congruex
Ohio Valley Excavating, a Congruex Company Founded in 2004, OVE services the utility industry with installation and maintenance for underground electrical and communications infrastructures. OVE’s full-service excavation capacities span commercial and industrial construction as well as emergency repairs, with experience across the private and public sectors in Ohio and the Midwest.
Job Summary: We are seeking Laborers to join our growing team. The laborers will be responsible for performing their job duties in a safe and professional manner. The ideal candidate will have basic knowledge of the construction industry but training is provided.
Must have a valid driver’s license and pass a pre-employment drug screening. The laborers will be responsible to get to various job sites throughout the area and must be willing to work on a crew assisting in construction actives.
Job Responsibilities (Including, but not limited to):
Attend and participate in morning and afternoon job specific safety / huddle meetings as needed
Operate various tamping machines as per specifications
Inspect machines, equipment and assist with everyday maintenance
Assist with loading and unloading of jobsite materials
Maintain neat and clean work area
Inspect and operate hand tools for various activities
Assist the operator with excavation of trenches, placement of shoring and backfilling procedures
Placement of conduit in open trenches
Potholing existing utilities
Assist with setting of structures
Forming and pouring of concrete
Prep and placement of asphalt
Maintain safety of company vehicles and ensured optimal utilization
Ensure compliance to customer requirements and completed activities
Observe and promote safety compliance
Complete 20 hours of OVE required safety training annually
Participate in random drug screenings
Report injuries and other accidents to the foreman
Assist coworkers in ensuring site is clean and organized at the end of each shift
Required Skills & Qualifications:
High school or equivalent education
Valid Driver’s license
Reliable transportation to various jobsites in the area
Subject to pre-employment drug test and MVR
Ability to follow instruction
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with crew, leadership and clients
Strong understanding of safety procedures and policies
Must be able to meet physical demands of the position; ability to lift up to 75 pounds
Excellent vision or the use of prescription lenses
Exceptional manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination
Perform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods of time in unfavorable weather conditions
Desired Skills & Qualifications (but not necessary):
Previous experience and knowledge of underground utility construction
Provide suggestions for continued improvement
Experience in operating small equipment and hand tools
CDL driver’s license
Evidence of working successfully with a team
Employment Status: Non -exempt (hourly) Full-time Eligible for full benefits package, 401K, paid time off, holiday pay and insurance package.
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.