Concrete Forming Carpenter Helper

Carpenter, Concrete, Labour
Posted 5 years ago


  • Assist the Concrete Forming Carpenters
  • Lift, carry and move building material, equipment and  supplies, etc.
  • Conduct groundwork including shovelling snow, raking, pumper water, and prepping ground for concrete
  • Act as a spotter for heavy equipment for the Carpenter.
  • Assist carpenters with forming and stripping concrete forms.  Perform tasks on the labour crew to support general construction.
  • May perform other duties as assigned
  • Assist in building forms and stripping forms (Engineered Wood Prefabbed Forms, Peri, Doka, Skyway, TAblA, Aluminum scaffold )
  • Operating hand tools and power actuated tools
  • Assist in installing heating/hoarding, temporary fencing, guardrails, handrails and barriers as required
  • Participating in daily tool-box talks
  • Participating in weekly safety meetings
  • reporting supervision of unsafe conditions or acts that may be a hazard or a danger is everyone’s responsibility
  • Read, interpret and act on instructions from supervision
  • Preparing layout including selecting materials, planning sequences and methods of work.
  • Assist in installing shoring
  • Housekeeping
  • Ensuring tools and equipment are returned to job boxes and tool cribs.


  •  Must have PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and basic Hand tools
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Ability to do physical labor and other strenuous physical tasks
  • Ability to work in all weather
  • Workers must be punctual and reliable
  • Must be willing to learn and consistently grow as an individual
  • Must have certified Personal Protection Equipment  (PPE) (eg. Certified CSA Hard Hat, Protective Clothing, High-visible reflective vest, gloves, eye protection, safety Harnesses, Safety Boots (Certified CSA steal toed Boots).  
  • Must have intermediate to skilled level experience working in a commercial construction setting.
  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Able to commute to any of our site locations throughout the Metro Vancouver area, Fraser Valley, Tri-cities and Greater Vancouver, Richmond, Maple Ridge, Mission Chilliwack, Burnaby, North Vancouver, Port Moody, Coquitlam, White-Rock, Surrey, and Squamish, etc.
  • Level I First Aid is an asset
  • Boom/Scissor Lift and Fall Protection training is an asset
  • Must possess a valid form of government issued photo identification

***(If you are currently going though a hardship and you need assistance (eg: You don’t own and can’t afford a Certified CSA Hard Hat) please contact the head office, to see how we can help you make it easier to join our team. ***

Work Conditions

  • Typical 5 days a week. 6 days when required
  • Overtime may be required to meet construction deadlines
  • Must be open to night shifts when required
  • Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions
  • Benefits provided by Pacific Blue Cross – extended health plan (prescription drugs, dental, and other coverages)

Job Features

Job CategoryFull-Time, Part-Time

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