Helper - Construction Job in Mt. Pleasant, SC

Location: Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Industry: Construction
Job Type: Temp
Hourly Rate: $13.00 - $13.00
Posted: 06/26/2024
Job Ref Code: 16-4-9363

Equal Opportunity Employer

Your Job

Looking for a job leading where you can learn diverse skills and find multiple career paths? Well if you’re good with handling a variety of physical tasks and different tools, know your way around a worksite, can prioritize safety, and take pride in your work then we have a great opportunity for you as a helper.

Your Day

The job responsibilities may include the following:

  • Assisting craft workers with their duties.
  • Following construction plans and instructions from supervisors or more experienced workers.
  • Cleaning and preparing construction sites by removing debris and possible hazards.
  • Performing general cleanup of job sites following completion of work.
  • Driving trucks to a job site to obtain or transport supplies and equipment.
  • Loading or unloading building materials to be used in construction.
  • Building or taking apart bracing, scaffolding, and temporary structures.
  • Digging trenches, backfilling holes, or compacting earth to prepare for construction.
  • Assisting the workers by bringing materials to or away from the professionals.
  • Lifting heavy materials as well as using carts and dollies to transport from one area to another.
  • Operating or tending to equipment and machines used in construction.
  • Wearing protective equipment/gear as necessary (glove, eye-wear, hard-hat, steel-toes, etc.).
  • Obtaining required technical knowledge to use various tools or computerized machines.
  • Carrying or lifting heavy objects as well as squatting, kneeling, bending, or crawling in awkward positions.

You will also need to have:
  • Physical strength, hand-eye coordination, depth perception and ability to concentrate on job responsibilities.
  • Ability to lift 50 + pounds.
  • A valid driver's license, clean background, and be able to pass a drug screen.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Focus on safety and be mindful of your surroundings to keep yourself and co-workers safe.
  • Ability to understand and communicate information. English language is also essential.
  • Math skills to perform basic math calculations while measuring on jobsites or assisting a surveying crew.
  • Mechanical skills to operate and maintain equipment.
  • Physical stamina and endurance to perform tasks throughout the day or spend long hours standing.
  • Construction experience is helpful, but no prior experience necessary.

Your Gain

What you may gain while on the job:

  • Staying active — This job will keep you busy and constantly moving throughout the day.
  • Communication skills — provide information and coordinating with supervisors, co-workers, and external partners to carry out job logistics and daily responsibilities.
  • Learning opportunity — a chance to pick up a wide variety of useful industry-related skills.
  • Teaching & mentoring skills — helping train and prepare new employees for the job.
  • Rewarding career — opportunities for advancement to supervisory or management roles.

Your Experience

Less than 1 Year

Questions? Contact Your Local Branch Office

Current Location
5000 Rivers Ave.
North Charleston, SC
Open 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Equal Opportunity Employer

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