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Concrete Finisher
Zachry Construction Corporation     Columbia, SC 29240

Extraordinary commitment runs deep at Zachry. Here, dedicated men and women have the opportunity to work on challenging projects alongside those who value innovation and support team efforts in all our endeavors. We take care of our team members as family, within a culture of service where we do the right thing because it is the right thing to do. Our core values are at the center of every decision we make:

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Together We Can Do Great Things®

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Job Summary

Zachry Construction Corporation is looking for Concrete Finishers to work on civil and heavy highway construction projects. Location US76 Bridge Over Wateree River. (Columbia/Sumter, SC)

Essential Functions

+ Smooth and finish freshly poured ready mixed concrete on highway roadway surfaces, and other concrete structures to specified textures using hand or power tools, including floats, trowels, and screeds

+ Spread concrete to a specified depth while still in a workable consistency

+ Mix sand and cement by hand

+ Use float to bring water to the surface and produce a soft topping for a level and smooth finish

+ Setting prefabricated metal forms, as well as wooden forms

+ Perform other duties as instructed by the supervisor

This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. The job summary is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required .

Required Skills & Experience

+ Follow all required company and general safety rules, policies, and guidelines

+ Knowledge of smoothing and finishing freshly poured ready mixed concrete

+ Use hand or power tools, including floats, trowels, and screeds

+ Understanding of form and concrete pressures.

+ Knowledge of spreading concrete to a specified depth while still in a workable consistency

+ Knowledge of mixing sand and cement by hand and using float to bring water to the surface and produce soft topping for a level and smooth finish

+ Knowledge in setting prefabricated metal forms, as well as wooden forms

+ Must be physically fit to perform duties, including bending over or kneeling for several hours at a time

+ Must be flexible to work either day or night shift as dictated by work schedule

+ Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 50 pounds and be able to take direction from supervisor and stay on task to get the job done

+ Must have 5 years of concrete finishing experience working on civil/highway/bridge construction projects

Benefits and EOE

Zachry offers an industry-leading benefits package for our employees and their families.

+ Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance

+ 401k, Paid leave, and Bonus Program

+ Company-paid short-term and long-term disability insurance

+ Employee assistance program

+ For additional company information, please visit

Zachry Construction Corporation performs heavy civil and building work throughout the United States, and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.

Notice to Staffing Agencies

Zachry Construction Corporation and its subsidiaries (Zachry) will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Zachry, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Zachry mailing address or email address, directly to Zachry employees, or to Zachry’s resume database will be considered Zachry property. Zachry will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Zachry will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. Agencies must obtain advance written approval from Zachry’s recruiting function to submit resumes, and then only in conjunction with a valid, fully executed contract for service and in response to a specific job opening. Zachry will not pay a fee to any Agency that does not have such agreement in place. Agency agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by Zachry’s Human Resources Representative or his/her designee. No other Zachry employee is authorized to bind Zachry to any agreement regarding placement of candidates by Agency.

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