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Concrete Finishner

Kiewit Corporation West Memphis, AR

Job Description

Requisition ID: 79375   


  • Spreads concrete to specified depth and workable consistency, using float to bring water to surface and produce soft topping.

  • Levels, smoothes, and shapes surfaces of freshly poured concrete, using straight edge and float or power screed.

  • Finishes concrete surfaces, using power trowel, or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish.

  • Removes rough or defective spots from concrete surfaces, using power grinder or chisel and hammer and patches holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound.

  • Molds expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straight edge.

  • May produce rough concrete surface, using broom to produce prescribed finish.

  • May mix cement, using hoe or concrete-mixing machine.

  • May direct sub-grade work, mixing of concrete, and setting of forms.

  • May specialize in walls, steps, slabs and vertical or elevated structures.

      Perform other duties as necessary and directed by supervisor.

    Required Experience:

    • Must be able to illustrate journeyman level knowledge on selecting, mixing, pouring, and finishing concrete.

    • Have knowledge on materials, tools, and processes involved with basic building techniques and form construction.

    • Experience working with concrete, concrete patching and dry finishing.

    Have verifiable experience as concrete finisher.

    • Must maintain consistent and punctual attendance.

    • Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications.

    • Ability to use mixers, and grinding equipment.

    • Must be proficient in the use of hand and power tools.

    • Repairing and modifying of concrete.

    • Ability to perform duties and operation of tools of the trade in strict compliance with OSHA rules.

    • Building and Construction - Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in concrete finish work and carpentry.

    • Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

    • May operate hand and power tools of all types; air hammer, cement mixer, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments.


    About Kiewit 
    As one of North Americas largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

    Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    Job Details

    Date Posted June 26, 2019
    Date Closes August 25, 2019
    Requisition 79375
    Located In West memphis, AR
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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