Construction Operator-Laborer

Buxton, ME

Full-time, year round, and seasonal positions available! 

Benefits

  • Heath Insurance with 100% Paid* Level  
  • Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Earned Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay with no waiting period
  • 401(K) with Employer Match
  • Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance              
  • Life Insurance
  • Profit Sharing
  • Training & Career Development

Our coworkers are passionate, determined, and versatile and as we grow as a company, we are looking for more likeminded people who take pride in their ability to create and build with their hands (and equipment). If you are looking for a job where you can continue to grow, learn a variety of skills, and be surrounded by confident and competent co-workers who care about you and the quality of work, GSG is the place for you.

Responsibilities

  • Assists a skilled or semi-skilled maintenance tradesman as directed
  • Performs such duties as repairing roads, cutting grass, demolition work and various other preparatory work for the trades
  • Performs simple and elementary work not specifically related to the trades, such as, moving equipment or materials to repair shops, including excavation, spreading top-soil, preparation of soil for grass, grass cutting, and snow removal
  • Operates a small truck to pick up items for delivery and drop off to jobsites
  • Loads and unloads truck
  • Fuels cars, trucks, and heavy equipment
  • Lubricates and greases trucks and heavy equipment such as articulated loaders and backhoes
  • Move heavy objects (50 pounds or more) short distances (20 feet or less)
  • Move light objects (less than 20 pounds) long distances (more than 20 feet)
  • Bend or stoop repeatedly or continually over time (i.e., picks up trash from road side, works under equipment)
  • Shovel and rake stone, sand, loam and other earth materials repeatedly or continually over time
  • Work in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements
  • Learn job-related material primarily through oral instruction and observation. This learning takes place mainly in an on-the-job training setting
  • Lift arms above shoulder level (i.e., throws bags and loose trash into a truck, enters the cab of a vehicle, uses a steam cleaner
  • Climb ladders or steps to reach objects
  • Work cooperatively with other employees and the public
  • Enter the cab of a vehicle that is 3.5 feet off the ground
  • Operate excavator using foot and hand controls and sometimes maneuver them in tight spaces
  • Routinely inspect safety equipment, lights, horns, tires, and cooling equipment before starting vehicle
  • Load trucks to maximize the use of space and distribute weight accordingly, and to ensure safety on the road
  • Demonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service
  • Understand and follow oral and written instruction in the English language
  • Work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others