Jobs In CanadaNew Comer Jobs

Finisher, concrete needed in Canada by Torrent Shotcrete Structures Ltd. 

A concrete finisher is a skilled tradesperson who works with concrete by placing, finishing, protecting and repairing concrete in engineering and construction projects. Concrete finishers are often responsible for setting the concrete forms, ensuring they have the correct depth and pitch

Job details

  •  Location: Coquitlam, BCOn the road job
  •  Salary: 31.11 hourly for 40 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Permanent employment
    Full time
  •  Day, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning
  •  Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  •  Benefits: Health benefits, Long term benefits
  •  vacancies: 1 vacancy

Concrete finishers pour, level, and smooth concrete for surfaces such as roads, curbs, floors, and sidewalks. Duties may include cutting expansion joints with a power saw, aligning forms to desired depth and pitch, directing the casting of concrete, preparing and cleaning surface areas, and completing moldings using a variety of hand-held and power tools.

 

We are looking to hire an experienced concrete finisher who can expertly pour, level, and smooth concrete on a variety of surfaces including roads, sidewalks, curbs, and floors. You may also be required to set the forms that hold the concrete in place, patch existing surfaces, cut expansion joints, and monitor the curing of the concrete to ensure a high-quality finish.

To be a successful concrete finisher, you must possess the skills necessary for the trade and be familiar with the latest concrete pouring technology. We are looking for someone who can work shifts if necessary, over weekends, and at night. You should also be physically fit and be able to stand for long periods of time, work on your knees, lift heavy materials, and work outdoors in high heat and cold weather.

Warehouse shipping clerk needed in Canada by MANMIRAL CONSULTING INC.

Concrete Finisher Responsibilities:

  • Setting forms that hold the concrete in place.
  • Cleaning and inspecting surfaces for pouring issues.
  • Directing the casting of the concrete with the truck driver.
  • Pouring, smoothing, and leveling concrete using a rake, trowel, float, and screed. This includes handheld tools and power tool versions.
  • Monitoring the effects of the weather on the curing process.
  • Applying sealing and hardening components.
  • Safely operating power vibrator to ensure the concrete is compacted.
  • Molding and constructing expansion joints using joiners and edging tools.
  • Polishing surface using a power surfacing machine.

Concrete Finisher Requirements:

  • High school diploma.
  • Minimum 2 years work experience as a concrete laborer or mason.
  • Ability to stand for long periods.
  • Ability to lift heavy materials and work long hours.
  • Ability to kneel for long periods.
  • Knowledge of hand-held and power tools including power vibrators, polishers, cutting saws, and edging tools.
  • Able to work shifts, at night and on public holidays as required.

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

On the road job

 Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Work site environment

  • Dusty
  • At heights
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Remote location
  • Urban area
  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Roads and bridges
  • Sidewalks and curbs

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Check formwork, granular base and steel reinforcement materials and direct placement of concrete into forms or onto surfaces according to grade
  • Fill hollows and remove spots on freshly poured cement
  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Operate power vibrators to compact concrete
  • Level top surface concrete according to grade and depth specification
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Impart desired finish to concrete surfaces using hand and power tools
  • Install anchor bolts, steel plates, door sills and other fixtures
  • Apply hardening and sealing components to cure surfaces
  • Waterproof, damp proof and restore surfaces
  • Repair, resurface and replace worn or damaged sections of concrete structures
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
Baker needed in Canada by 2327490 Alberta Inc.

Experience and specialization

Type of materials

  • Hardners and epoxies
  • Light weight concrete
  • Reinforcing membrane and protective covering

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal suitability

  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Persons with disabilities, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Veterans, Visible minorities

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

van_hr@torrentshotcrete.com

By mail

14-91 Golden Dr
Coquitlam, BC
V3K 6R2

Advertised until

2023-01-28

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button