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Laborer Birmingham


Tarrant, AL, US, 35217

Company:  Midsouth Paving Inc


City: Birmingham
State: AL
Postal/Zip Code:35217


Midsouth Paving, Inc., part of Oldcastle Materials Southeast Division, is a leading supplier of quality asphalt and Construction Services in the Southeastern U.S., with operations in Alabama, southern Tennessee, Georgia and the Florida Panhandle. Working with government agencies, private contractors, counties and municipalities, we produce millions of tons of quality construction materials and pave many miles of highways every year. Our highly skilled workforce strives to deliver the highest quality products and services in a safe, timely and efficient manner, on every project.  Midsouth Paving, Inc.  is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify Participant.


This is a skilled position involving control and operation of the Rake/Lute on an asphalt paving crew.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prior experience operating an Asphalt Rake/Lute on road construction projects preferred.
  • Rake asphalt to proper grade and finish before compaction
  • Match and finish freshly made asphalt paving joints
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Smooth and adjust surface irregularities in asphalt to restore surface finish
  • Assist the Screed Operator with maintaining the grade and screed extensions
  • Must be willing to work varying hours and possible weekends.
  • Will perform other manual task as assigned per supervisor.
  • The job duties described herein are not exhaustive and may be supplemented

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required; and one to two years related asphalt and road construction experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.



What Oldcastle Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion


About Oldcastle


Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle’s Southeast Division Companies include: Preferred Materials – Asphalt & Concrete, Conrad Yelvington Distributors and Midsouth Paving & Aggregates.


Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!


Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer


Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Divisions is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.


Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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