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Date: Aug 17, 2019

Location: Irving, TX, US

Company: Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.



• Study blueprints and diagrams to determine dimensions of structure or form to be constructed.
• Install concrete embedded assemblies such as anchor bolts and embeds weighing up to 100 pounds.
• Assemble and fasten material together to construct wood or metal framework of structure, using bolts, nails, or screws.
• Erect forms, framework, scaffolds, hoists, roof supports, or chutes, using hand tools, plumb rule, and level.
• Measure materials or distances, using square, measuring tape, or rule to lay out work.
• Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
• Cut or saw boards, timbers, or plywood to required size, using handsaw, power saw, or woodworking machine.
• Bore bolt holes in timber, masonry or concrete walls, using power drill.
• Anchor and brace forms and other structures in place, using nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, wedges, clamps and timbers.
• Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
• Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
• Form Carpenter may at times be required to assist with the placing and finishing of concrete sidewalks, equipment pads, etc.
• Assist with concrete consolidation during placement by using concrete vibrators.


Required Experience:

  • Must be able to illustrate journeyman level knowledge of concrete form work systems and methods.
  • Have knowledge on materials, tools, and processes involved with basic building techniques and form construction.
  • Experience working with concrete form work and equipment.
  • Have verifiable experience as concrete carpenter.
  • Experience working with cranes, forklifts and other related equipment a plus.

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

Job Segment: Construction, Engineer, Electrical, Carpenter, Water Treatment, Engineering, Manufacturing

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