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b Description:

  • Read and interpret blueprints/drawings to determine the specifications and materials required for a project
  • Use straightedges, rules, and staked lines in laying out a foundation or wall pattern
  • Mix specified proportions of cement, sand, and water to obtain grout used in fusing stone pieces together
  • Lay and align stones according to set construction plans and specifications
  • Apply and spread mortar on slabs/surfaces using a trowel
  • Cut, shape, and smoothen rock materials using an abrasive saw and power grinders
  • Operate cranes, hoists and other lifting equipment in moving monument sections from the truck bed onto the foundation
  • Position construction forms or mold along the guidelines of walls
  • Line mold interior with treated paper and fill with composition-stone mixture
  • Construct and install prefabricated stone carvings/masonry units for buildings
  • Use pick and shovel to dig trenches or holes for monument foundation
  • Set and verify the vertical and horizontal alignment of structures with the aid of levels and plumb bob
  • Use tucker point to smoothen mortar in order to achieve an attractive finish
  • Replace defective or missing masonry units on walls or floors
  • Carry out repairs on cracked or chipped stone carvings
  • Clean the surface of marble/stone structures using sponge, brush, water or chemical solution.
Requirements:
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools, and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices
  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, heavy equipment, and materials
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent stamina is required
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work
How to apply:

Please email resume to reception@elpenvironmental.com or call 416-604-1832

Posted on Jun 21, 2018

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