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Concrete Finisher in Calgary at Armtec

Date Posted: 5/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Position: Concrete Finisher



Location: Calgary

 

GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITY
The Concrete Finisher is responsible for acquiring the ability to place, vibrate, screed, and trowel, with both a mag float and a screed trowel, concrete.


NATURE AND SCOPE
Details of Position

  1. Promote Armtec’s EVERYBODY | EVERYWHERE | EVERYTIME safety vision
  2. Work in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations; as well as, the Company Health and Safety Responsibilities and Accountabilities
  3. Work as a member of a team to cast concrete pieces
  4. Ensure that each piece is cast to specification including any surface finish
  5. Ability to read and interpret architectural drawing showing details of the pieces to be cast
  6. Work as a team member to assemble all the parts of a piece
  7. Make repairs to concrete pieces as required
  8. Work without supervision when required to produce an acceptable precast product
  9. Work flexible hours to meet the production demand
  10. And any function that the foreman deems necessary to achieve production requirements

This position reports to the
Production Supervisor


MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES/CHALLENGES

  1. Proficient use of the tools required to achieve a quality finished product
  2. Capable of achieving the required appearance finish of the products requested by customers
  3. Skilled user of a power trowel
  4. Knowledge on the use of a bull float, fresno float, mag float, steel trowel, brooming finish brooms, patching tools, etc.
  5. Actively participate in the Health and Safety Program
  6. Knowledge of all repair products
  7. Properly trained in the use of Arc/Air cutting system
  8. Oxy/Acet. torch system
  9. Apply an epoxy injection to precast products
  10. Potentially assist in development of the second class finishers
 

FUNCTIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Ability to do Shift Work (24 hour shift schedule)
  2. High school Diploma – Preferred
  3. Comprehension of the English language
  4. Reliable work habits and attendance
  5. Past experience as a Labourer (6 months or equivalent experience)

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  1. Proficient in all aspects of concrete finishing
  2. Proficient in all aspects of patching and repair of finished products
  3. Follow all safety requirements and procedures set forth by Armtec

WORKING CONDITIONS

Physical Effort

  • Frequently required to lift or carry up to 20 lbs. – on occasion up to 50 lbs
  • Pushing/pulling object up to 100 lbs. is sometimes required
  • Majority of work is done on your feet either standing at machines or walking around plant
  • Sometimes required to bend, crawl, squat, or jump while working
  • Full range of motion and use of both arms and hands is a necessity

Physical Environment

  • Typical plant atmosphere – dust, noise, and varying temperatures
  • Frequently exposed to temperatures of either extreme hot or extreme cold
  • Sometimes required to work in confined spaces or at heights
  • From time-to-time respirators may be worn

Sensory Environment

  • High level of concentration and attention to detail is a necessity

 

If you want to join the Armtec Team and feel you are the right candidate for this role, please send your resume to martiquea.mclean@armtec.com. Only those candidates chosen for interview will be contacted. 

Thank you for your consideration.

Job Requirements

FUNCTIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Ability to do Shift Work (24 hour shift schedule)
  2. High school Diploma – Preferred
  3. Comprehension of the English language
  4. Reliable work habits and attendance
  5. Past experience as a Labourer (6 months or equivalent experience)

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  1. Proficient in all aspects of concrete finishing
  2. Proficient in all aspects of patching and repair of finished products
  3. Follow all safety requirements and procedures set forth by Armtec

WORKING CONDITIONS

Physical Effort

  • Frequently required to lift or carry up to 20 lbs. – on occasion up to 50 lbs
  • Pushing/pulling object up to 100 lbs. is sometimes required
  • Majority of work is done on your feet either standing at machines or walking around plant
  • Sometimes required to bend, crawl, squat, or jump while working
  • Full range of motion and use of both arms and hands is a necessity

Physical Environment

  • Typical plant atmosphere – dust, noise, and varying temperatures
  • Frequently exposed to temperatures of either extreme hot or extreme cold
  • Sometimes required to work in confined spaces or at heights
  • From time-to-time respirators may be worn

Sensory Environment

  • High level of concentration and attention to detail is a necessity

If you want to join the Armtec Team and feel you are the right candidate for this role, please apply online with your resume. Only those candidates chosen for interview will be contacted.

NOTE: Armtec will not be contacting qualified candidates until January 2018

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