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    These positions are located in the Architect of the Capitol, Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Director, Planning and Project Management, Construction Division, Construction Branch. The selectees will perform a variety of Laborer duties assisting various journey level trades craftsmen with construction projects.

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    Day Shift: Monday - Friday (4:00 A.M. -12:30 P.M. or 5:00 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.)

    Night Shift: Monday - Friday (9:00 P.M. - 5:30 A.M.)



    Loads and transports scaffolds, equipment and materials and transports to work site. Erects scaffolding at worksite. Assists in handling materials. 

    Assists with concrete forms, pouring and finishing concrete using basic tools. 

    Maintains cleanliness of work site and shop areas in support of craftsmen by cleaning area as directed. 

    Utilizes significant manual skill in lifting, carrying, and moving equipment, supplies, and materials to assigned areas. 

    Assists in erecting and dismantling walls, ceilings, doors, and built-in furniture.  Operates power jacks and transporters to move excessively heavy objects, heavily loaded skids, etc.
    Uses hand trucks, dollies, flatbed trucks, etc., to move very heavy materials. 

    Operates single-function equipment that have components/attachments that are independently controlled through hydraulic and/or mechanical devices.  Attaches, adjusts, and operates attachments designed for equipment.  Cleans, oils and makes minor operational adjustments on power equipment utilized in the work.

    Digs and grades ditches and trenches with pick and shovel. Prepares and restores the work site; fills and levels holes, tracks, and ruts. Repairs damaged roadways, mixing materials and leveling surface of patch with tamper; sets forms, mixes and pours concrete, etc. Operates various power equipment, adjusting controls, mechanisms, oiling and cleaning. May occasionally operate and control specialized powered equipment, such as jack hammers or heavy power tools.

    Complies with all OSHA work safety practices and utilizes personal protective equipment as required. 

    Performs other related duties as assigned for all functions and trades associated with construction projects.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    3502 Laboring

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/518225900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.