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Seek the Challenging Position of Construction Laborer
A highly talented Construction Laborer with huge experience in performing physical tasks involved with building, heavy construction projects, and demolition sites; operating various power tools; cleaning and preparing sites and excavations, digging trenches, erecting scaffolding, removing rubble and debris, and other duties as assigned.
Summary of Qualifications
More than five years experience.
Thorough knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings and other structures.
Excellent knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.
Remarkable knowledge of specialized trucks and heavy equipment.
Great knowledge of procedures, methods and materials used in the assigned department.
Deep knowledge of Arithmetic sufficient to calculate volumes, areas, lengths, percentages and conversions.
Profound knowledge of safe work practices, including safety precautions for operating power equipment, working in traffic and under hazardous conditions.
Sound ability to operate the specialized tools and equipment used in performing work in the area of assignment.
Solid ability to perform heavy manual labor under adverse working conditions.
Exceptional ability to perform work involving prolonged periods of standing, stooping, reaching, crawling and climbing.
Immense ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions in order to accomplish assigned tasks in a timely manner.
Remarkable ability to plan and set up work and delegate tasks to others.
Uncommon ability to communicate with the public and co- workers in a tactful and effective manner.
Great ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures.
In-depth ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.
Enviable ability to work as a team member and foster a cooperative work environment.
Profound ability to lead and train staff and students.
Deep ability to maintain effective supervisory relationships.
Uncommon ability to safely use hand and power tools applicable to the trade.
Demonstrated ability to lift and manipulate objects weighing up to 100 pounds regularly.
New York Department of Civil Service, NY 2002 - Present
Tend pumps, compressors, and generators to provide power for tools, machinery, and equipment or to heat and move materials such as asphalt.
Lubricate, clean, and repair machinery, equipment, and tools.
Mix ingredients to create compounds, used to cover or clean surfaces.
Load and unload trucks and hauls and hoists materials.
Erect and disassemble scaffolding, shoring, braces, and other temporary structures.
Build and position forms for pouring concrete and dismantles forms after use, using saws, hammers, nails, or bolts.
Measure, mark, and record openings and distances to lay out area to be graded or to erect building structures.
Smooth and finish freshly poured cement or concrete, using float, trowel, screed, or powered cement finishing tool.
Apply caulking compounds by hand or with caulking gun to seal crevices.
Position, join, align, and seal structural components, such as concrete wall sections and pipes.
Dig ditches and level earth to grade specifications, using pick and shovel.
Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery, equipment, and materials.
Grind, scrape, sand, or polish surfaces, such as concrete, marble, terrazzo, or wood flooring, using abrasive tools or machines.
Mix concrete, using portable mixer.
Raze buildings and salvage useful materials.
Spray materials such as water, sand, steam, vinyl, paint, or stucco through hose to clean, coat, or seal surfaces.
Tend machine that pumps concrete, grout, cement, sand, plaster or stucco through spray-gun for application to ceilings and walls.
Mop, brush, or spread paints, cleaning solutions or other compounds over surfaces to clean or provide protection.
Clean construction site to eliminate possible hazards.
City of New York Department of Civil Service, NY 2000 - 2002
Construction Laborer Trainee (under the supervision of experienced Construction Laborer)
Performed physical labor for heavy equipment operation including excavation, trenching, shoveling, and dump truck driving.
Operated necessary equipment.
Assisted in the repair of concrete and asphalt.
Performed physical labor for masonry projects including: mixing mortars and cements, operating a jackhammer and grinder, lifting and moving materials to and from various job sites.
Performed daily lubricating, cleaning and repairing of machinery, equipment and tools used in construction labor.
Assisted with construction projects and performed general duties including: running parts, demolition, paint preparation, wire pulling, pipe installation, installation of various construction materials, and work site cleaning.
Assisted in snow removal duties by removing snow from sidewalks, steps, roadways and parking lots utilizing hand tools and heavy equipment, dump truck and sand truck.
Assisted journeymen with labor-related duties.
Provided leadership and project supervision on various work assignments.