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Laborer - Telecommunications Construction

Company: Parkside Utility Construction, LLC
Location: Bridgeport
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

  • Come Join Us - this is a great opportunity!

    Parkside Utility Construction is a leading provider of utility constructionservices to the telecommunications and infrastructure industry. These services, which are provided throughout northeastern US include construction, maintenance and installation services to various utilities and telecommunications providers. Parkside's environment is constantly changing, and growing to meet the needs of the construction & telecommunications industry and our customers. Come grow with us!

    Overview:

    Preferred candidate for the Telecommunications Laborer position should have utility construction / maintenance experience, but we are willing to train the right applicant. As a Telecommunications Laborer your duties may include installing/repairing cable , operating utility construction equipment, grounds restoration, flagging, and general construction as directed by the Foreman or Supervisor. All Laborers must have a valid driver's license and clean background history.

    Benefits Include:

    • Competitive Pay
    • Health Insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Plans
    • Retirement Savings Plan (401K) with company matching
    • Stock Purchase Plan
    • Short & Long Term Disability
    • Supplemental Life and AD&D Insurance
    • Paid Holidays & Vacation (PTO)
    • Responsibilities:

      • All phases of underground construction include but are not limited to: Loading, driving, delivery, digging, removal and placement of various types, sizes and weight of construction materials and equipment
      • Hand dig using shovel, mechanical tools
      • Install and maintenance of underground telecommunications cabling
      • Climb into and out of equipment (trucks, cars, backhoes, trenchers, etc.)
      • Operate or work around heavy equipment and machinery
      • Working in congested or remote areas
      • Maintain visual and audible contact with other crewman and all moving or stationary persons/vehicles/objects to ensure safe coordination of movement
      • Perform general construction work under direction of Foreman/Supervisor
      • Flagging, property or worksite restoration
      • Maintain safe working habits/conditions according to all regulations, procedures and policies

        Qualifications:

        • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
        • Basic knowledge of and ability to operate various types of utility trucks and equipment in a safe manner
        • Basic knowledge of and ability to hand tools and equipment in a safe manner
        • Ability to communicate effectively with customers, employees, etc.
        • Regular and timely attendance is an essential function of this position
        • Must be able to perform the above for at least 8 hours per day 5 days per week. May be required to work over-time; after hours; on weekends, for emergencies or on-call

          Applicants are required to pass all company drug testing, submit to a background check and adhere to all OSHA, state, city/municipality safety requirements and training provided by the company as required.

          Our Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind including, based on disability and protected veteran status. The Company's policy is not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also the Company's policy to comply with all applicable state and federal laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions. Please visit the following URL to view the EEO is the Law poster and the Supplement. ()

          The Company also does not consider criminal convictions to be an absolute bar to employment and will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories.

          Applicants applying for positions in Illinois are not required to disclose arrests or sealed or expunged records of convictions.

Keywords: Parkside Utility Construction, LLC, Bridgeport , Laborer - Telecommunications Construction, Professions , Bridgeport, Connecticut

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