Position and secure steel bars, rods, cables, or mesh in concrete forms, using fasteners, rod-bending machines, blowtorches, or wire and pliers.
Determine quantities, sizes, shapes, and locations of reinforcing rods from blueprints, sketches, or oral instructions.
Cut rods to required lengths, using metal shears, hacksaws, bar cutters, or acetylene torches.
Cut and fit wire mesh or fabric, using hooked rods, and position fabric or mesh in concrete to reinforce concrete.
Bend steel rods with hand tools or rod-bending machines and weld them with arc-welding equipment.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Good Communication Skills
Ability to work with a crew of 5-12 people
Ability to perform under pressure
Flexible to move to other production roles within the company if needed
This position reports to the Lead Hand
Set by Collective Bargaining agreement
$21-$27 an hour dependent on experience.
8.4% vacation pay
Union benefit plan
Please apply to this position by replying to the ad or faxing (780)465-6443
Lafarge Precast is one of the largest producers of precast concrete in Western Canada with four precast manufacturing facilities.