United Infrastructure Gro Carpenter Helper in Columbia, South Carolina

Primary Function of Carpenter Helper:

Perform tasks involving physical labor and assistance at construction sites. Assist craft workers and operate on a bridge construction crew.

Benefits:

United Infrastructure Group continues to be a leader in the transportation construction industry in the southeast with a 90+ year history of delivering successful projects by hiring exceptional employees to work in a professional family environment. UIG is committed to developing the best workforce possible by constantly recruiting, training, and promoting construction industry professionals throughout our organization. Our comprehensive benefits package is custom-designed to achieve that goal through access to the following benefits:

  • Highly Competitive Salaries

  • Generous Performance Bonuses

  • Robust Subsistence Allowances

  • Comprehensive Health Plans with Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Strong 401k Savings and Profit Sharing Plan with 100% Matching Contributions

  • Significant Paid Time Off

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Training, Education, Certification, and Qualification Assistance

Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment.

Typical Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Must be safety minded and adhere to all safety policies in addition to passing a test in reference to safe operation in a trench.

  • Control traffic passing near, in, or around work zones.

  • Load or unload materials used in construction or extraction.

  • Lubricate, clean, or repair machinery, equipment, or tools.

  • Provide assistance to craft workers, such as carpenters.

  • Dismantle equipment or temporary structures.

  • Mix, pour, or spread concrete and other materials.

  • Maintain hand and power tools.

  • Dig holes or trenches.

  • Operate pumps or compressors.

  • Clean or prepare construction sites for work activities and to eliminate possible hazards.

  • Gather and distribute supplies and tools on the job-site.

    Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Respond quickly to form carpenters or other skilled laborer’s directions.

  • Must observe safety procedures and report any potentially unsafe conditions to management.

  • Must follow policies and procedures and support UIG’s Mission.

  • Experience in construction preferred.

REQUIREMENTS: ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age

  • Able to pass a Drug Test

  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US

  • Additional Requirements for Craft Workers:

  • Must have own transportation to and from job-site every work day (driver's license not required).

  • Must provide own hand tools (excluding power tools).

  • May be expected to travel where the project requires (multi-state opportunities).