Century Contractors will recruit, hire, train, and advance in employment qualified individuals in all job titles without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability; and shall not discriminate against any individual, nor any such characteristic as applicable by law.

Who we are:

For four decades, our team has earned success by doing what’s right the first time and more than expected every time. That focus has led to over 75% repeat business and more than $1.5 billion in construction projects over the past 20 years. Our broad in-house expertise and reliable craftsmen enable us to self-perform the major activities associated with major manufacturing construction.

Currently seeking:

CONCRETE FINISHER (Non-Exempt)

Summary of Position:

Here are Century, our craft personnel are at the very core of who we are.  A qualified Concrete Finisher will assist with the pouring, smoothing, and finishing of concrete as it pertains to floors, walls, sidewalks, curbs and other industrial construction applications, in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes, and industry standards. The candidate may work in other crafts at levels appropriate to training and skills as requested by supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities (additional site specific duties may be assigned as required):

  • Set the forms that hold concrete to the desired pitch and depth, and align them. 
  • Check the forms that hold the concrete to see that they are properly constructed. 
  • Spread, level, and smooth concrete, using rake, shovel, hand or power trowel, hand or power screed, and float. 
  • Monitor how the wind, heat, or cold affect the curing of the concrete throughout the entire process. 
  • Mold expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge. 
  • Chip, scrape, and grind high spots, ridges, and rough projections to finish concrete, using pneumatic chisels, power grinders, or hand tools. 
  • Apply hardening and sealing compounds to cure surface of concrete, and waterproof or restore surface. 
  • Operate power vibrator to compact concrete.
  • Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notify supervisors.
  • Follow established job-site safety and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work area.
  • Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate or minimize hazards.

Qualifications:

  • Education (experience may be accepted in lieu of some educational requirements): High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate) required.  Additional trade school or industry certification, highly preferred.
  • Experience: At least 3 years’ industrial construction experience as a concrete finisher preferred.
  • Communication Skills: Comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. The ability to understand information, ideas, direction and then be able to perform the task or project discussed. Also, to be able to ask questions to insure you understand the information given.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to perform repetitive movements.
  • Ability to work overhead.
  • Ability to use hands to grasp.
  • Ability to reach with arms.
  • Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist.
  • Ability to sit, climb and balance.
  • Ability to work up to 12 hour shift in all weather and temperature extremes.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or push or pull up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or push or pull up to 50 pounds.
  • Vision adequate to perform all required tasks.
  • Ability to move in and around confined and cluttered places and uneven areas. Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with age.
  • Ability to work over 5 feet above the ground; must not have fear of heights.

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