Job description

East and Westbrook is located in Buckner, KY(Outside of Louisville). Our local jobsites are a 75-mile radius from where we sit in Buckner).

If you are looking for a career opportunity and not just your next job, continue reading. At East and Westbrook Construction, we professionally build complex structures and lasting relationships! If you have a desire to work with and for a company that cares, why not put your construction skills and experience to work for our family run construction company that’s been around since 1977? We are looking for Form Carpenters for our Construction Company located in Buckner, KY. We know that “Lasting construction starts with a solid safety foundation.”

Our ideal candidate will have experience in Heavy Civil and/or Industrial Construction. We would prefer that our candidate know how to use many different form systems. Adaptability is the name of the game as you will do many perform many different tasks when it comes to working with us. You must also be able to pass all required pre-employment screens including a background check with MVR (driving record) and eleven-panel drug screen. Some projects require TWIC (Transportation Worker identification Credential).

Applicants must also be able to provide reliable daily transportation to and from work where hours are early morning through the afternoon, Monday through Friday (varies slightly by project and season). However, due to the industrial nature of our clients and projects, candidates must be able to work when scheduled overtime, weekends, or off-shift hours. Based on project location, some travel may be necessary.

East and Westbrook is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Here is what we are looking for and need:

Major Responsibilities:

Despite every effort made by the Company the basic responsibility for employee health and safety rests with the individual. It is a condition of employment for all employees to conduct their work in a safe and healthful manner.

Works in accordance with good safety practices as directed by federal, state and local laws, codes and standards, as well as any instructions pertaining to a specific operation/job.

Accepts responsibility for their own safety and reports all unsafe conditions or acts to their immediate supervisor.

Reports all accidents or injuries immediately upon occurrence to their supervisor. Reports for medical treatment as directed.

Refrains from any unsafe acts that may endanger themselves or others.

Reports any unsafe conditions or unsafe personal acts to their supervisor immediately.

Participates in an accident investigation as requested.

Wears appropriate attire and footwear for the work environment to be encountered.

Utilizes personal protective equipment as required and maintains it in a serviceable condition.

Installation of forms for placing concrete and grout.

Assists with the proper installation of reinforcing, anchors and imbeds.

Is familiar with all safe work practices for hand tools and power tools if trained.

Knowledgeable of elevations and has ability to help shoot grades.

Uses Levels: site, laser, transit etc.

Accurately measures, cuts and installs materials.

Assists with concrete placement on footings, walls, flatwork and grade work.

Performs other duties as required.

Knowledge and Skills:

2-5 years of industry experience.

Specific knowledge-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: methods, techniques, materials, tools used in carpentry installation, maintenance, and repair; and safety practices and procedures.

Good communication and organization.

Must be a self-starter, self-motivated, and customer-focused.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.