Lays building materials, such as brick, structural tile, concrete/cinder, glass, gypsum, and terra cotta block
to construct or repair walls, partitions, arches, sewers, and other structures.

The incumbent will be working closely with the Foreman, Carpenter

  • Reports to and receives assignments, instructions, and direction from the Foreman.
  • Reads and interprets instructions and documentation and plans work activities.
  • Measures distance from reference points and marks guidelines on working surface to lay out work.
  • Spreads soft bed (layer) of mortar that serves as base and binder for block, using the trowel.
  • Applies mortar to the end of the block and position the block in the mortar bed.
  • Taps block with the trowel to level, align, and embed in mortar, allowing the specified thickness of the joint.
  • Removes excess mortar from the face of the block, using the trowel.
  • Finishes mortar between brick/block with a pointing tool or trowel.
    Breaks bricks/blocks to fit spaces too small for whole brick/block, using the edge of a trowel or brick hammer.
  • Determines vertical and horizontal alignment of courses, using plumb bob, gauge line, and level.
  • Fastens brick or terra cotta veneer to the face of structures, with tie wires embedded in mortar between bricks, or in anchor holes in veneer brick.
  • May weld metal parts to steel structural members.
  • May apply plaster to walls and ceiling, using the trowel, to complete repair work.
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner to get along with customers, co-workers, and supervisors.
  • Pours in place and finishes concrete according to industry standards and approved AHA.
  • Sets, mortars, and grouts various types of tiles.
  • Moves materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work site.
  • Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean-up/housekeeping activities.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe, clean, sanitary, healthy, presentable, and professional atmosphere, free of dust, clutter, and trash in all working facilities and areas.
  • Responsible for proper utilization and safeguarding of all government and contractor-provided property (e.g., including government facilities, equipment, and tools).
  • Responsible for the precise execution of Company time reporting procedures and accurate completion of timesheets.
  • Responsible to perform all assigned duties as safely and efficiently as possible to maintain a safe work environment.
  • Observes and follow all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal protective equipment.
  • Performs other duties and activities as directed.

Required Academic Qualifications, Experience and Competencies

  • General knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in the masonry trade.
  • Must have an excellent understanding of all safety directives and policies regarding the maintenance of masonry equipment.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires handling multiple tasks at a given time and rapidly adapting to changing priorities and schedules.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, schematics, and written reference material, and follow engineering drawings, specifications, and instructions.
  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations, diagnose and resolve problems, and use hand and power tools.
  • Able and willing to work periods of long hours to meet mission and project requirements.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities such as, but not limited to, bending, standing, climbing, or walking.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft programs such as Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Must speak, read, and understand the English Language.
  • Must pass overseas medical screening and be in good health.
  • Any masonry certification/s is highly desired.
  • Must be at least a High School, Technical, or Vocational course graduate is required.
  • Must have at least three (3) years of experience in the masonry field and formwork/concrete construction labor work experience.
  •  Must have a valid passport

Qualified and interested applicants who meet the specifications are requested to send their CVS to [email protected] by 9th September 2023. Indicate the position applied for and also attach copies of:

·         Up-To-Date Resume (we need CV showing your career history up to today)

·         All-work-related training certificate

·         Education Certificates

·         Employment certificate/Recommendation letters

·         Valid Passport Copy

·         COVID-19 vaccination certificate

·         Driving License Copy.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Net monthly Salary is $ 500.4

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