Cement Mason I

DekalbIL | Chicago Office

Overview

Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.  Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.


As a Cement Mason I, your primary duties include smoothing and finishing surfaces of poured concrete floors, walls, sidewalks, or curbs to specified textures, using appropriate tools (i.e., hand or power tools, floats, trowels, screeds).



 

Mortenson by the numbers

$5.05B

2019 revenue

~6,500+

employees across
11 offices + field

1954

year founded


Responsibilities

  • Spreading concrete to specified depth and workable consistency
  • Leveling, smoothing, and shaping surfaces of freshly poured concrete
  • Vibrating concrete to ensure consistency throughout
  • Patching holes with fresh concrete or epoxy compound
  • Molding expansion joints and edges
  • Forming concrete slab on grade
  • Installing edge forms
  • Curing post pour: spray cure, water sprinkles, blankets, heat/curtain systems
  • All other duties as assigned
  • All team members are expected to demonstrate the following characteristics:
      • Cooperate with others when in a team environment
      • Accept direction from supervisors
      • Follow work rules and procedures
      • Punctual and consistent attendance
      • Accept constructive feedback

Our approach to leadership and culture

Our founder Mort Mortenson believed that we were all born to be leaders; that leadership wasn't something that just happened to us but was something within us.

Explore the culture he built


Grid pattern of Mortenson team members smiling.

Qualifications

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety regulations, operation and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk crouch, kneel, climb and periodically lift up to 50 lbs
  • Strong teamwork orientation
  • Positive attitude and professional customer service skills
  • Detail orientation
  • Knowledge of equipment and their uses

 

 

Education and Experience Requirements

 

  • A minimum of one year of related experience
  • High school education or GED is preferred

 

 

Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer. EEO is the Law

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