Barkman | 70 Years

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Seasonal Yard Paving Workers

April 22, 2019 Recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Barkman Concrete Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of precast concrete. Since 1948, Barkman has sustained growth through the contributions of our team members’ commitment to customer service, quality, and innovation products. 
 
We currently have a seasonal upgrading project at our Steinbach plant installing pavers throughout our yard. We require full-time workers starting in May until freeze up in the fall. This job will be outside and dedicated to this project, therefore, it will be weather dependent on when work is completed.
 
You will be working with several other people and reporting to the Paving Project Leader. Hours of work will be between 6 am – 8 am start until to 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday. Overtime may be available. Physical activities include: extensive walking, standing, crouching & kneeling, bending, repetitive lifting up to 50lbs, reaching and using both arms/hands to operate equipment. Leadership experience considered an asset.
Required to wear safety glasses, safety shoes, hearing protection and high visibility vest.
 
To be successful in this role you will have:
  • People Skills: You will have a positive attitude, willingness to help co-workers complete tasks, be punctual with a commitment to good attendance and able to work with others to problem solve. Whether it’s at Barkman, on a sports team, youth group or involvement in community activities teamwork is important to achieve goals.   
  • Focus on Quality: You will have an eye for detail and take pride in your workmanship. Barkman takes pride in what we do, therefore a high level of commitment and a can-do attitude towards quality is a vital requirement for this role. 
  • Capacity: You will understand the importance of time management and work ethic towards getting tasks completed to meet production requirements with high-quality standards.  
  • Interviews will be conducted as resumes are received with the goal of starting the paving project mid-May.
 
To apply please send a resume or complete an online application:
By email: hr@barkmanconcrete.com
Website for online applications: www.barkmanconcrte.com/careers
In person: 152 Brandt Street, Steinbach, office hours 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
 
Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.