This is a trade’s position, will be associated with the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Section. The selected candidate will be responsible for performing general construction assistance on small construction, remodeling or renovation projects. This position reports to the Carpentry Supervisor.
The Concrete & Masonry Specialist repairs, maintains and alters buildings, mixes mortar; lays bricks and/or concrete sidewalks; makes and repairs steps, installs and repairs tile floors and does carpentry work incidental to masonry work. The Concrete & Masonry Specialist will be proficient with concrete masonry and finishing, to include smoothing and finishing surfaces of poured concrete floors, walls, sidewalks, or curbs to specified textures, using hand tools or power tools, including floats, trowels, and screeds; directing and operating a concrete truck; spreading concrete into inaccessible sections of forms, using rake or shovel; leveling concrete to specified depth and workable consistency; finishing concrete surfaces, using power trowel, or wets and rubs concrete with abrasive stone to impart finish; removing rough or defective spots from concrete surfaces; molding expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge.
The Concrete & Masonry Specialist may specialize in finishing steps and stairways and may break up and repair old concrete surfaces, using pneumatic tools; or may produce colored or textured finishes by adding colored stone chips, powdered steel, or coloring powder on concrete to produce prescribed finish