Laborer, Journeyman Carpenter

Hyder Construction   Frisco, CO   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on November 25, 2022

LABORER $26-28/hour DOE

Hyder Laborers are assigned to a broad range of work tasks including following all safety rules.

Key Responsibilities · Measures distances from grade stakes, drive stakes, and stretches tight line. · Bolts, nails, aligns and blocks up under forms. · Levels earth to fine grade specifications, using pick and shovel. · Smoothes and finishes freshly poured concrete, using float, trowel or screed. · Erects scaffolding, shoring and braces. · Mops, brushes, or spreads paints or bituminous compounds over surfaces for protection. · Sprays materials such as water, sand, steam, vinyl, paint, or stucco through hose to clean, coat, or seal surfaces. · Applies caulking compounds by hand or with caulking gun to seal crevices. · Performs variety of tasks involving dexterous use of hands and tools, such as demolishing buildings, sawing lumber, dismantling forms, jack hammering concrete, and cutting and attaching insulating material.


Hyder Carpenters are assigned to a broad range of work tasks including assisting the Superintendent (Field team) with daily jobsite duties. Responsibilities include laborer supervision, adherence to all safety rules, and mentoring carpenter apprentices.

Key Responsibilities · Periodically lead safety meetings · Constructs, erects, installs and repairs structures, concrete forms, fixtures of wood, plywood and wallboard using carpenter’s hand tools and power tools while conforming to local building codes. · Studies blueprints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to structures or fixtures needing fabrication; with additional practice in the field. · Layout using building instruments and carpentry tools and basic surveying. · Shapes materials to specifications or measurements using saws, chisels, and planes. · Assembles cut and shape materials, and can fasten together using appropriate fasteners. · Can verify trueness of structure by using plumb bobs and building instruments. · Erects framework for structures and lays subflooring. · Builds stairs, layouts and installs partitions and cabinet work. · Fits and installs prefabricated window frames, doors, door frames, weather stripping, interior and exterior trim and finish hardware. · Constructs forms and chutes for pouring concrete. · Erects scaffolding and ladders. · Know safety requirements for temporary barricades and safety railing. · Good understanding of safe work practices and ability to address and correct as needed. · Create takeoff for tasks and procure materials. · Plan and generate lists for tools and materials for future tasks. · Help Superintendents with the planning and set up of projects. · Operate equipment on site as needed (i.e. Scissors lifts/snorkel lifts/skid loader/forklift) Benefits include: PTO, sick leave, medical/dental/STD/LTD insurance, 401k.