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Laborer (Req #: 846)

Company: Peckham Industries
Location: Athens
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Peckham IndustriesLocation: Athens, NYSalary Interval: SeasonalPay Range: N/ADate Posted: 05/13/2024 About Us: Peckham Industries Inc. (PII) has been a family-run business since 1924 and we believe our "family by choice" ethos delivers value as the trusted supplier of construction materials, products, and services in the communities we serve. Through our extensive network of hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete plants, quarries, and liquid asphalt terminals, PII delivers the highest quality materials and custom solutions to thousands of road construction and road maintenance customers. In addition, the company's construction operations include paving and road reclamation services, as well as precast/prestressed concrete production and erection of multi-level parking structures, specialty buildings, and bridge components. Become part of our mission by realizing your purpose, serving our community interests, and delivering growth for our customers. Peckham Industries educates, innovates, and applies technology in a way that is safe, sustainable, inclusive, and profitable. Job Summary: The Laborer will work with members of the construction team to ensure smooth operations of daily paving on every assigned project. Performs a wide variety of tasks associated with the laying down of asphalt. Essential Functions: Committed to serve. Assist in the preparation of surfaces for paving, including clearing debris, grading, and compacting.Operate hand and power tools such as shovels, rakes, tampers, and compactors to perform various tasks.Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment from trucks.Focused. Assist in the setup and operation of paving equipment, including pavers, rollers, and skid steers.Protect family and friends. Perform routine maintenance on tools and equipment to ensure proper functioning.Safety always wins. Follow safety guidelines and procedures to maintain a safe working environment.Respect and engage. Work collaboratively with team members to achieve project goals and deadlines.Maintain cleanliness and organization of work areas. Requirements, Education and Experience:1. Previous experience in construction or paving preferred but not required.2. Strong work ethic and willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekend and overtime. 3. Basic knowledge of construction tools and equipment.4. Ability to follow instructions and work effectively as part of a team.5. Valid driver's license and reliable transportation to and from job sites.6. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.7. Authorized to work in the U.S.Other Duties:Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Travel:Position may require up to 100% travel by personal vehicle to project locations throughout the state of New York Massachusetts, and Vermont based on the needs of the business.Work Environment/Physical Demands:Heavy work that includes moving objects up to 100lbs or more. This position works outdoors in most types of weather including high heat, and inclement weather. This position works near moving mechanical parts and loud equipment. This position requires the ability to stand for long periods of time as well as bending, kneeling, squatting, climbing, walking, sitting, reaching, driving, and repetitive motion. Values:At Peckham, you will experience our values wherever you work: corporate offices, plants, quarries, or paving operations. We share a common set of values - safety, integrity, dedication, and efficiency which are embedded in how we show up every day. Ours is a culture where we protect family and friends, our word is our bond, we are committed to serve and results matter. Our values are the foundation of our growth, and we believe will pave the way for future success. Peckham Industries, Inc. (PII) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. It is our policy to provide EEO to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.Under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law, if you have a disability and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Peckham, please contact

Keywords: Peckham Industries, Albany , Laborer (Req #: 846), Other , Athens, New York

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