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JOIN OUR TEAM

If you share in our values of quality, integrity and commitment and believe you would make an impact at Northern Construction, please send your resume and cover letter to: employment@northernconstruction.com. We will reach out should your skills match those of any new openings. Thank you for your interest in Northern Construction.

It is the policy of Northern Construction Service, LLC. to provide equal opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam War.

Responsibilities:

  • All phases of underground construction include but are not limited to: Loading, driving, delivery, digging, removal and placement of various types, sizes and weight of construction materials and equipment
  • Hand dig using shovel, mechanical tools
  • Install and maintenance of underground utilities including water, sewer and drainage
  • Working in congested or remote areas
  • Maintain visual and audible contact with other crewman and all moving or stationary persons/vehicles/objects to ensure safe coordination of movement
  • Perform general construction work under direction of Supervisor
  • Maintain safe working habits/conditions according to all regulations, procedures and policies



Qualifications:

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Basic knowledge of and ability to operate various types of utility equipment in a safe manner
  • Basic knowledge of and ability to use/operate hand tools and equipment in a safe manner
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers, employees, etc.
  • Regular and timely attendance is an essential function of this position


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Valid Drivers licensed,
  • 5-10 years of experience in the utility construction industry
  • Ability to read prints and interpret utility maps to identify the type and size of underground utilities


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to perform the above for at least 8 hours per day 5 days per week. Over-time; after hours; on weekends, for emergencies or on-call work will also be required.
  • Ability to work while wearing safety boots, safety glasses and hardhat
  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions which can include but is not limited to: extreme heat and cold temperatures; inclement weather such as wind, rain, snow, sleet and dust as well as adverse driving conditions including wet roads, icy roads, and fog
  • Employees in this job classification may be exposed to dust, fumes or other airborne pathogens.
  • Must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs regularly and up to 100 LBS as needed with or without assistance
Responsibilities:

  • Import and review timecards from our field program, B2W to ensure accuracy of hours, job numbers, cost codes, etc. and add manual entries. Prepare and process checks/direct deposit for weekly payroll
  • Pay federal and state W/H taxes and enter into A/P for payment
  • Process certified payrolls and upload into any job required electronic reporting systems
  • Submit union and fringe benefit reports to multiple unions across many states
  • Prepare files for new hires, enter into account system, and record to the appropriate state
  • Respond to unemployment claims
  • Maintain confidential employee information


Qualifications
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  • Previous office, construction, and union experience desirable, but not required
  • Experience with Foundation Software and B2W Software is desirable, but not required
  • Self-starter with the ability to prioritize tasks and complete them in a timely manner
  • Strong computer skills, especially with Microsoft Excel and Outlook
  • Detail oriented, multitasker with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and documentation abilities
  • Strong leadership skills and positive attitude


Additional information:

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Full time, 40hrs, ideal working hours 8:00am-4:30pm M-F
  • Benefits included (health/dental insurance, 401k, and paid time off)
  • Candidate must be able to pass a background check
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