Concrete Finisher (Residential/Commercial)

  • Staffing Services (Skilled Trades)
  • 03-02-2022
  • $25.00-$29.00/hr - / Weekly
  • Full Time

Job Description

Concrete Finisher (Residential/Commercial)

Duties and responsibilities

• Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
• Instruct apprentices when required
• Estimate costs and materials
• Waterproof, damp and restore surfaces
• Repair, resurface and replace worn or damaged sections of concrete structures
• Operate power vibrators to compact concrete
• Level top surface concrete according to grade and depth specification
• Install anchor bolts, steel plates, door sills and other fixtures
• Fill hollows and remove spots on freshly poured cement
• Apply hardening and sealing components to cure surfaces
• Check formwork, granular base and steel reinforcement materials and direct placement of concrete into forms or onto surfaces according to grade
• Impart desired finish to concrete surfaces using hand and power tools
• Shovel cement and other materials into cement mixers
• Spread concrete and asphalt on road surfaces using shovels, rakes and hand tampers
• Concrete products forming and finishing worker specific skills- position reinforcing rods or wire mesh in moulds
• Participate in daily site safety meetings
• Work in compliance with Internal OHS policies
• Other duties which may be assigned by Operations Manager on a project to project basis


Qualifications include:
• Secondary (high school) graduation certificate
• A minimum of 3 years of experience is required
• Valid Drivers License
• Current WHMIS, WAH (Working at Heights)
• Team Player with flexibility
• Previous experience in residential and commercial construction
• Strong work ethic and detail orientated (accuracy)
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines

Working conditions

This position requires the employee to work outside. Employee must be able to kneel, bend, stand for extended periods of time. Possess a valid driver’s permit and the ability to work odd/ extra hours to accommodate project deadlines. Due to the nature of this position an enhanced reliability screening will be conducted prior to employment