Job Descriptions – Construction Department

Construction Department:

Stone Mason's Tender

Essential Job Functions:

-Mix Mortar
-Set-up scaffolding/ladders
-Cut, shape and place stones
-Palletize stone
-Assist Masons with their needs in order to complete each job in a detailed, swift manner
-Keep tools and mixing station clean and organized throughout the day (shovel, hoe, wheel barrel, mixer, buckets, etc.)

Qualifications:

-1-2 years of residential or commercial contsruction experience preferred
-General and practical knowledge of measuring tools, power tools, and equipment utilized in the stone industry
-Willingness to adapt to and accept constructive feedback and implement necessary corrections in a timely manner
-Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (i.e. eye glasses, noise-reducing equipment, waterproof gear, steel toe shoes, and a respirator)
-Ability to push, pull, and carry materials 50-100 lbs. and prolonged standing
-Able to provide and encourage positive attitude of cooperation and collaboration with management and other team members
-Flexibility and willingness to assume new duties/responsibilities as necessary to respond to project/production needs
-Must be willing to travel which could include overnight stays
-Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license
-High School diploma or GED required

Stone Mason

Essential Job Functions:

  • Cut, shape, fit and place stones using stone industry tooling such as power saws, grinders, drills, hand tools, torches, etc.
  • Arrange and store material properly to avoid damage to stonework in the yard and for delivery
  • Work from heights (ladders, scaffolding) performing physical tasks that may occur in awkward positions
  • Transport materials, tools, equipment and machines to installation sites
  • Use of general and practical knowledge of measuring tools, power tools, and equipment utilized in the stone industry
  • Actively wear Personal Protective Equipment (i.e. eye glasses, noise-reducing equipment, waterproof gear, steel toe shoes and a respirator) dependent on work area
  • Push, pull, and carry materials weighing 50-100 lbs. or more and prolonged standing
  • Willingness to travel, which could including overnight stays
  • Flexibility and willingness to assume new duties/responsibilities as necessary to respond to fluctuating work hours driven by project/production needs
  • Adapt to and accept constructive feedback and implement necessary corrections in a timely manner
  • Provide and encourage positive attitude of cooperation and collaboration with management and other team members
  • Work with minimal supervision and with good attention to detail
  • Work overtime (during week and/or weekends) to meet business needs
  • Understand that safety is at the foundation of everything we do and model the appropriate behaviors surrounding this core value
  • Employee may be exposed to extreme weather conditions while performing the duties of this job
  • Employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places, extreme cold or heat and high noise levels

Qualifications:

  • 3-4 years of stone mason’s tender experienced preferred
  • 1-2 years of residential or commercial construction experience preferred
  • 1-2 years of experience working on high-end construction projects
  • General and practical knowledge of measuring tools, power tools, and equipment utilized in the stone industry
  • Ability to push, pull, and carry materials 50-100 lbs. or more and prolonged standing
  • Reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license
  • High School diploma or GED required

Please email your resume to [email protected], or stop by to fill out an application between 7:00 am – 4:30 pm. We are located at 4 Upper Falls Rd., Orland, ME, 04472.

If you are sending your resume by mail, please address it to:
Freshwater Stone Inc.
Attn. Valerie Hopkins
PO Box 15, 4 Upper Falls Rd.
Orland Maine, 04472

Questions? Please feel free to call us at (207)469-6331.

Freshwater Stone | 4 Upper Falls Road | P.O. Box 15 | Orland, Maine 04472 | (207)469-6331
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