Labour (Formwork Stripping)

Carpenter, Concrete, Labour
Posted 10 months ago

Concrete Forming and Foundation

You are an experienced Labourer who takes pride in safe work practices.  You have previous experience working within a commercial construction environment and aren’t afraid of an honest days work.


  • Conduct groundwork including shovelling snow, raking, pumper water, and prepping ground for concrete
  • Act as a spotter for heavy equipment
  •  Lift, carry and move building material, equipment and  supplies, etc.
  • 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 the Carpenters and Carpenter Helpers
  • 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 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
  • 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 not required, but is an asset
  • Boom/Scissor Lift and Fall Protection training is not required, but 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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