Concrete Finisher

  • Forest Contractors Ltd.
  • 240 Chrislea Road, Woodbridge, ON, Canada
  • Mar 13, 2019
Full time Construction

Job Description

Awarded one of Canada’s Best Managed companies in 2016, 2017 and 2018, The Forest Group of Companies is a vertically integrated diversified group of companies offering exterior construction material supply and services within the Greater Toronto Area. Focused on asphalt paving, concrete, municipal site services, landscape construction and other exterior construction, Forest has provided quality solutions for over 20 years.

We are currently looking for a Concrete Finisher to join our growing team!

Reporting directly to the Foreman - Concrete Crew, the Concrete Finisher will be responsible for smoothing and finishing the surfaces of poured concrete using multiple methods and a variety of hand and power tools.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Spread, compact, level and smooth concrete using rakes, shovels, hand or power trowels, hand or power screeds and floats.
  • Monitor how environmental factors (wind, heat, cold) affects the curing of the concrete throughout the entire process.
  • Mold expansion joints using edging tools, jointers and a straightedge.
  • Apply sealants or other protective coatings where necessary.
  • Repair, resurface and replace existing concrete structures.

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • A sound knowledge of concrete operations from planning and forming to the finished product
  • The ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced work environment
  • The ability to kneel, balance, climb crouch and crawl
  • The ability to lift heavy objects (80+ lbs)
  • A strong work ethic and a positive attitude
  • A safety conscious attitude and willingness to follow all company practices and procedures 

We offer a competitive wage and benefits plan together with excellent career growth potential.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience: 3-5 years

Required license or certification: Valid driver’s license- preferred.