Opportunities are heating up in the construction industry. Businesses statewide are seeking skilled workers in specialties of all types. One I Build America partner, Jurgensen Companies, is actively hiring for a range of positions. Keep reading to discover five open positions.
Construction Field Technician, Cincinnati
As a Construction Field Technician, you will be responsible for everything from testing asphalt to completing quality control reports to communicating with team members. This position is perfect for those with little or no experience because the Quality Control division has a set path to foster employees’ growth and development.
If you have good math and technical skills and are willing to work extended hours, this could be the job for you. Click here to learn more.
Aggregate Plant Operator, Urbana
Urbana Materials is looking for someone who has experience working in a quarry or mine and a proven safety track record. In this position, you’ll take care of general repairs and preventative maintenance and will use a variety of tools and equipment.
If you have at least one year of experience and a flexible schedule, consider applying. Click here to learn more.
Dredge Operator, Springfield
Enon Sand & Gravel is offering steady work with well-maintained equipment for an experienced dredged operator. Daily tasks include excavating sand and gravel, conducting pre- and post-shift safety inspections, and maintaining and servicing dredge.
If you have at least one year of experience working at an aggregate mining operation and at least one year of experience operating a dredge, you have the background needed to be successful. Click here to learn more.
Dump Truck Driver, Wilmington
If you have a CDL Class A License, MC Trucking has a job for you. As a Dump Truck Driver, you will haul materials like concrete, stone, and asphalt wrap. You will also be responsible for maintaining vehicle mileage logs and taking care of preventative maintenance.
To earn this position, you’ll need to pass DOT pre-employment tests and have previous experience operating quad axel or larger dump trucks. Click here to learn more.
Asphalt Roller Operator, Washington Court House
Cox Paving is hiring for Asphalt Roller Operators, both Finish Roller Operators and Breakdown Roller Operators. You’ll need to be comfortable operating equipment for extended hours, have OSHA 10 certification, and be able to lift 50 pounds.
If you are willing to work in a team environment, often on weekends and overtime, Cox Paving could use someone like you. Click here to learn more.
These are just five open positions at one Ohio construction company. But the opportunities don’t end here. There are even more construction jobs waiting for you. Check out other open positions on the Ohio Means Jobs website. On this page, you can search for job openings that are specific to your skillset. If you are actively looking for a job, we highly recommend you get on our short list for hire. We at I Build America will share your information with employers Sign up here now.
Even if you aren’t quite ready for a full-time professional position, there are still many opportunities to get your career in construction started through an apprenticeship. We’ve rounded up apprenticeships that are currently available in every county. Explore here.
These current job openings we shared today are sure to be filled quickly. But, experts agree that there will be even more jobs available as we continue to work toward filling the construction industry’s labor gap. Given the endless opportunities ahead, now is the perfect time to explore a career in construction. Explore careers on our website.