Job Description

Diamond B Construction, a leading provider of highway, street, road, bridge, airport and many other types of high quality construction in Louisiana is currently seeking placement for the following position:

Bridge Carpenter to join our crews working around the state.

Company Benefits

  • Competitive Wages

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Company Paid Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Company Paid Life Insurance ($10K) with additional Life Insurance Options

  • Long-Term Disability Insurance Options

  • 401K with competitive Company Match

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Medical HRA Account

  • Vacation Pay

  • Earned Sick Leave Program

  • Strong Safety Culture

  • Per Diem for company related travel

Job Duties:

  • Accurately measures and marks lines on materials, using ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.

  • Verifies trueness of structure using plumb bob and levels

  • Shapes and cuts materials to specified measurements using a variety of tools.

  • Understand blueprints and sketches to determine dimensions and materials needed to build forms, templates and other structures.

  • Responsible for and take care of company’s tools and equipment.

  • May direct and instruct other carpenters or carpenter helpers

  • Assists with cement pours and finishing

  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment

  • Gives full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate.

  • Communicates any issues relating to safety or production up the chain of command. Reports any problems to the foreperson or supervisor. Asks questions if needing understanding.

  • Performing other duties on the jobsite when equipment is not in operation, as to add to efficiency of our overall operation

  • Following all safety policies and PPE use

Safety Requirements:

  • Ability to work outdoors in high heat

  • Ability to lift and carry weights up to 50 lbs. unassisted

  • Ability to walk and stand on uneven surfaces for long periods of time

  • Ability to operate a variety of hand tools and small equipment

  • Ability to stoop, bend and climb as needed

  • Ability work at heights exceeding 6 ft from the ground

  • Ability to read, see and understand signs, signals, commands, instruction and safety policies

  • Ability to train and teach proper safety techniques and PPE use

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Must have minimum of 5 yrs. experience as a forming or bridge carpenter.

  • Experience with cement pouring and finishing is preferred.

  • Clear driving record and valid driver’s license needed to operate assigned company truck


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Monthly based


Alexandria, Louisiana, 71303, United States

Job Overview
Job Posted:
9 months ago
Job Expires:
1mo 3w
Job Type
Full Time
5+ Years

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Alexandria, Louisiana, 71303, United States