Form Carpenter

Company: United Infrastructure Group

General Information
US-SC-Columbia
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Full-Time
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Job Description

United Infrastructure Group continues to be a leader in the transportation construction industry in the southeast with a 90+ year history of delivering successful projects by hiring exceptional employees to work in a professional family environment. UIG is committed to developing the best workforce possible by constantly recruiting, training, and promoting construction industry professionals throughout our organization.

Our comprehensive benefits package is custom-designed to achieve that goal through access to the following benefits:

  • Highly Competitive Salaries
  • Generous Performance Bonuses
  • Robust Subsistence Allowances
  • Comprehensive Health Plans with Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Strong 401k Savings and Profit Sharing Plan with 100% Matching Contributions
  • Significant Paid Time Off
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Training, Education, Certification, and Qualification Assistance
  • Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment.
  • Primary function of a Form Carpenter:

  • Build and set forms to pour concrete.
  • Typical Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Follow safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Select specified type of lumber or other materials.
  • Prepare layout, using a rule or measuring tape and framing square.
  • Mark cutting and assembly lines on materials, using a pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
  • Shape materials to prescribed measurements, using saws, chisels, and planes.
  • Assemble cut and shaped materials and fasten them together with nails, dowel pins, or glue.
  • Construct forms and chutes for pouring concrete.
  • Erect scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above the ground level.
  • Saw lumber to blueprint dimensions, using a handsaw or power saw, and nail lumber together to make form panels.
  • Erect built-in-place forms or assemble and install prefabricated forms.
  • Anchor and brace forms to fixed objects, using nails, bolts, anchor rods, and steel cables.
  • Some assembly of forms may be required by bolt up connections.
  • Layout and install embeds in concrete form-work.
  • Complete all additional duties as directed by supervisor.
  • Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Work within precise standards of accuracy.
  • Must have basic carpenter tools.
  • Rate information using standards, which can be measured or checked.
  • Compare and see differences in the size, shape, and forms of lines, figures, and objects.
  • Must follow policies and procedures and support UIG’s mission.
  • REQUIREMENTS: ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age
  • Able to pass a Drug Test
  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US
  • Additional Requirements for Craft Workers:

  • Must have own transportation to and from jobsite every work day (driver's license not required).
  • Must provide own hand tools (excluding power tools).
  • May be expected to travel where the project requires (multi-state opportunities).
  • Job Requirements