Construction Internship

Job Description:

R. Yoder Construction, Inc. is offering internships to high school and college students for a chance to join our team as a hard-working and reliable field laborer. This provides an opportunity to participate in a variety of construction projects and learn about following construction plans and instructions from the site supervisor. Experience is not essential, however, you will need to be physically fit and a fast learner.

To be successful in this position, you will work well as part of a team, enjoy working outdoors, and be able to perform strenuous physical tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools, including drills, forklifts, skid loaders, and other tools as directed by management
  • Clean and prepare construction sites as needed, including erecting scaffolding, removing and properly disposing of debris and waste materials, and digging trenches
  • Shovel materials to and from construction areas, including asphalt, gravel, dirt, etc.
  • Follow all safety procedures on the job site and report violations immediately to management
  • Maintain a safe and clean job site by handling materials and storing them properly, picking up and removing all tools and equipment when not in use, and securing the job site on a daily basis
  • Load and unload construction supplies from trucks both manually and with the use of equipment
  • Conduct repair work and installation of doors, windows, drywall, cabinets, stairs, and other fixtures, as required
  • Assisting contractors, e.g. electricians and painters, as required

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Ability to lift heavy equipment and/or material
  • Excellent stamina
  • Mild-tempered and a team player

    Application for Construction Internship

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