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With over 60 years in the construction industry, C. S. McCrossan is an award winning, family-owned diversified highway/heavy civil general contractor with an outstanding reputation. We are committed to managing our resources for the benefit of our clients and employees, and providing the highest standard of quality and safety in the completion of our projects. We value collaboration and cooperation and believe in extending respect and courtesy to everyone.

Job Description

Carpenters at C. S. McCrossan work in concrete carpentry. The work done by Carpenters at C. S. McCrossan involves constructing footings/forms and hydraulic jack/floor systems for the production of concrete ground, wall and bridge surfaces in a commercial construction environment. A carpenter must have the ability to read blueprints/plans and to measure accurately for form placement. Carpenters assist in the pouring process, and may also erect scaffolding around the building/bridge structures as needed.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Shovel dirt
  • Pry and set forms
  • At times, make custom concrete forms out of wood
  • Assist in the pouring process
  • Erect scaffolding as needed
  • Pull pins from the ground/wall surface to remove forms
  • Construct guardrails
  • Frequent use of various hand tools
  • Load and unload construction materials and equipment from trucks as needed
  • May assist in demolition process if requested
  • Wear personal protective equipment as required
  • Additional carpenter construction duties as assigned

Minimum Years of Experience

High school diploma or GED equivalent. Entry level. Basic reading, writing and math skills. Strong verbal communication skills, with hand signals. General knowledge of the heavy highway construction industry. Reliable transportation. Frequent sitting, standing, bending and walking. Excellent balance for walking on steel beams, while tied off. Ability to climb stairs and ladders often. Constant pushing and pulling. Ability to work on rough terrain. Demonstrate or be corrected to 20/20 vision. Exposure to various weather conditions. Exposure to heavy equipment, power tools and traffic.

Salary or Hourly Rate

Union rates.


Full benefits provided through the union.

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About Company
C. S. McCrossan is a diversified highway/heavy civil general contractor providing construction infrastructure services to federal, state, county and municipal transportation departments.

7865 Jefferson Highway, Maple Grove, Minnesota

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