Concrete Professionals and General Laborers Needed (Maine)

N.S. Giles Foundations, Inc. is currently seeking experienced Carpenters, General Laborers, Estimators, Field Engineers, Foremen, Superintendents and Project Managers to work on several commercial, industrial and residential construction projects throughout the State of Maine. These positions are year-round, full-time, with an immediate start date.

All applicants must be focused on safety and enjoy working in a team environment that encourages the personal and professional development of our employees. N.S. Giles Foundations offers a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive health and dental insurance, as well as other supplemental benefits.

All applicants must have reliable transportation, as well as an active State of Maine Drivers License, as travel to and from various job sites is required.

If you feel that you are up to the challenge and would like to work for the most respected commercial concrete construction company in Maine, please complete our online application or contact Scott D. Kennedy, Director of Human Resources at 207-942-9445 ext. 209

N.S. Giles Foundations, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Shop Assistant/Mechanic

Position Level: Entry Level 

Reports to: Shop Foreman

Department: Field Operations

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Essential Job Functions:

  • Report to work on a regular and timely basis and complete the scheduled 

workday on a consistent basis.

  • Must possess general automotive maintenance and repair knowledge.

  • Must possess ability to operate various motor vehicles and trucks

  • Receives and verifies accuracy of incoming shipments.

  • Load, unload and identify materials, machinery and tools, then distribute them to the appropriate locations, according to direction given and/or specifications.

  • Sorts and places materials on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code. Marks materials with identifying information.

  • Maintains accurate inventory records.

  • Pulls and distributes materials, tools, or other stock items in order to fill field requests.

  • Prepares merchandise for shipment, as required.

  • Utilizes material handling equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.

  • Assist Shop Foreman with any deliveries.

  • Inspect, repair or refurbish power tools and equipment.

  • Operate various woodworking tools and equipment.

Demonstrate cognitive ability to:

  1. Follow directions and routines

  2. Work independently with appropriate judgment

  3. Exhibit awareness

  4. Read words and numbers

  5. Concentrate, memorize, and recall

Physical Demands:

  • The employee must regularly lift and move up to fifty (50) pounds and occasionally lifts and moves up to eighty (80) pounds.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to extreme weather conditions. 

  • Employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; places, extreme cold or heat and high noise levels. 

  • Employee will work in an environment where there is risk that they will be exposed to toxic, caustic and/or hazardous chemicals, fumes or airborne particles. 

  • Workers are required to wear personal protective equipment while on the job. 

  • The work generally requires routine walking, sitting, standing, squatting, climbing, stooping, bending, twisting, reaching and carrying items. 

  • An individual will be required to work the majority of hours in a construction shop environment and will need to be able to quickly respond to a change in work demands.

  • Perform other functions that may be assigned

Qualifications:

  • Ability to lift and lower objects up to 80lbs

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Good attention to detail

  • Acceptable attendance record

  • Acceptable performance evaluations

  • Must have a minimum of a State of Maine Class C Driver’s License, Class B or A preferred.

  • Must have reliable transportation

Hours:

  • Monday thru Friday: 6:00 am to 5:00 pm (hours can vary as needed).

(Occasional Saturdays)

  • Ability to work additional hours and/or overtime depending on job needs.

All applicants must be focused on safety and enjoy working in a team environment that encourages the personal and professional development of our employees. N.S. Giles Foundations offers a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive health and dental insurance, as well as other supplemental benefits.

If you feel that you are up to the challenge and would like to work for the most respected commercial concrete construction company in Maine,please complete our online application or contact Scott D. Kennedy, Director of Human Resources at 207-942-9445 ext. 209

N.S. Giles Foundations, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer