Employment Oppertunities

If your interested in becoming a member of one of the most diversified construction companies in our area  please download application below and fax to 877-933-9555.

 Hastings Construction is currently seeking employment for the following positions:

Journeyman Carpenter

• Read and comprehend work orders to determine stages and types of carpentry projects assigned
• Go through blueprints and drawings to determine project layouts and dimensions
• Install structures and fixtures according to specific instructions provided and ensure that all frameworks are properly installed
• Measure, cut and shape wood, plastic and fiberglass according to provided instructions and construct frameworks such as wall studs and doorframes
• Repair and maintain structures made out of wood including windows, frames and floorings
• Inspect buildings and wooden structures to determine need for additions and repair and communicate information to the lead carpenter
• Repair weather stripping and handle building interior and exterior maintenance work
• Put up siding and drywall and ensure that scaffolding is properly erected and safely in place
• Use a variety of hand and power tools to cut and shape wood and fiberglass in addition to properly placing them in desired areas
• Build countertops and handle cabinet and furniture fabrication duties, along with installing metal doors and setting jambs
• Perform interior renovations by performing repair and maintenance work on furniture and wooden framework

Carpenter apperntice

• Carrying out measurements and calculations to determine dimensions and needed materials
• Erecting and dismantling restricted height scaffolding and carrying out levelling operations
• Using a variety of carpentry tools such as saws, hammers, chisels and circular and drive saws
• Clearing work areas to ensure that no hazardous materials are present and that sites are ready on time.               

Laborer

• Prepare sites to ensure maximum optimization of construction work procedures
• Clean debris, trash and hazardous materials from construction sites
• Dig trenches and pour concrete as instructed
• Assist in installing sewerage pipes and drains
• Operate forklifts to transport materials and equipment from one place to another on a construction site
• Erect temporary structures and scaffolding
• Place traffic signs to warn traffic of construction in process
• Clean and maintain construction equipment appropriately
• Align structural components according to blue prints
• Perform roadside maintenance tasks such as trimming trees and clearing shrubs
• Load and unload equipment from trucks
• Drive trucks carrying materials and equipment from warehouse to sites
• Fill potholes to facilitate the construction process
• Ensure that all work is being done in compliance with the company’s protocols
• Train apprentices and new hires in construction labor work
• Use hand tools to cut and shape material as per instructions

Painter

• Apply paint, vinyl and wallpaper including special papers and fabrics to walls, furniture and structures
• Examine and maintain painted exterior and interior painted surfaces, trimming and fixtures
• Prepare surfaces and apply paints, stains, shading stains, and clear finishes
• Remove previous paint by means of sandblasting, scraping, sanding, hydro-blasting and steam-cleaning
• Inspect and refurbish wall surfaces by means of the appropriate materials
• Determine, cut and apply wallpaper or fabric to walls
• Read blueprints and drawings of the premise for the execution of painting job
• Order paint supplies and materials
• Apply wood finishing by suitably preparing surface
• Cover interior walls and ceilings with wallpaper or fabrics
• Operate and maintain high pressure low volume spray machines
• Submit finished work orders to supervisor
• Provide assistance to semi-skilled or unskilled workers
• Operate and maintain various power and manual tools
• Maintain logs of Volatile Organic Compound and spray volume
• Follow established protection procedures
• Clean up job site after work and return equipment and tools
• Maintain a clean work environment

Commercial Driver

• Obtain delivery orders from company and assist in loading items onto delivery trucks
• Ensure that all items are neatly and safely stacked inside the truck and that any that are marker fragile are dealt with accordingly
• Review delivery instructions prior to starting out with a view to prepare for the journey
• Chart out best possible routes keeping traffic and distances in mind
• Use maps and GPS to determine unfamiliar routes
• Ensure that any delays due to traffic or other unforeseen circumstances are relayed to the office immediately
• Drive commercial trucks by following traffic rules and company regulations
• Ensure the safety of items on board by checking on them during unusual circumstances such as inconsistent roads
• Deliver items to customers’ doorsteps and ask them to verify deliveries
• Take customers’ signatures on delivery orders and communicate time and name of person who received the delivery
• Verify that all items listed on a daily work order have been delivered
• Provide customers with information of safe handling of delivered products
• Perform preventative and regular maintenance on trucks to minimize breakdowns on the roads
• Ensure interior and exterior cleanliness of the truck
• Make sure that delivery information is logged properly in the company database
• Relay any feedback or complaints received from customers to the company