>Under immediate supervision, receives on the job training and is assigned tasks that will increase his/her knowledge and skills of construction laborer duties.
>Performs unskilled, physically demanding labor at construction, maintenance, and repair project sites of public facilities or in the public way including streets and roadways, water distribution structures, sewer/drainage structures, bridges, and viaducts, and
>Complete 360 hour formal training program of classroom instruction
>Complete 3, 800 hours of paid on-the-job training (OJT) under the guidance and direction of a Construction Laborer
>Learn how to safely prepare work sites, digging and back-firing trenches and tunnel and shaft excavations
>Learn how to safely remove dirt and clear obstructions from around work areas (e.g. catch basins, valve basins, water and electrical vaults, manholes)
>Learn how to safely set braces and shoring equipment and drive sheeting to support the sides of excavations and prevent cave-ins
>Learn how to safely dismantle concrete and masonry retaining and bearing walls
>Learn how to safely operate and maintain pneumatic tools (e.g. jack hammers, concrete/pavement breakers, sandblasters, clay spades) in the performance of tasks including breaking out old pavement, curb sand gutters
>Learn how to safely use hand tools (e.g. shovels, picks, sledgehammers) in the performance of tasks including removing rock in underground tunnels.
>Apply knowledge obtained through class room instruction including safety procedures and practices for trenching and excavation; pipe laying; concrete placement and mason tending.
>Apply skills obtained through classroom instruction including the safe and proper use of pneumatic tools; the building and dismantling of scaffolds; and the safe and proper operation of various construction equipment.
>Assist Construction Laborers in performance of laborer tasks including loading and unloading materials and equipment from trucks; lifting and placing materials (e.g. pipes, valves, castings) into trenches using pipe sticks, ropes and dollies, and setting up barricades, safety cones, and street plates around work sites.
>Assist skilled trades workers in readying and supplying needed tools, equipment and materials.
Performs related duties as required.
>Willingness and ability to perform the job duties. Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.
>Exposure to outdoor weather conditions
>Exposure to loud noise, fumes or dust, oily or wet environment
>Exposure to hazardous conditions (e.g. construction sites, heavy machinery)
>Work performed above or below ground level
>Work performed using scaffolds and ladders
>Heavy lifting (up to 100 pounds) is required
>Ability to stand and walk for extended or continuous periods of time
>Ability to quickly bend, stretch, twist, or reach out with one's body, arms, and/or legs
>Ability to operate applicable hand tools, power tools, and equipment
>Ability to access difficult to enter spaces (e.g. trenches, tunnels, cramped quarters)
>Method of Application: Interested applicants should forward a copy of their CV's to mgt.onnexconsultltd @gmail.com or forward their name, location, qualification and post applying for to the message box or to the number stated on this advert.
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