Ames Construction

Highway Heavy (Bridge) Carpenter/Concrete Finisher- Kansas - Dallas

Dallas, TX

Job Description

Highway Heavy (Bridge) Carpenter/Concrete Finisher- Kansas

Posted: Wednesday, 10/4/2023

Company Overview

At Ames Construction, we’ve built America for 60 years, and the exceptional people who make up our team are a vital factor in our success. We are a full-service, heavy civil and industrial general contractor that brings innovative solutions to many market segments, from highway and bridge construction to mining, renewables, and rail. Ames is a family-owned company that retains its entrepreneurial spirit and foundational values of honesty, integrity, perseverance and opportunity, while offering the experience and stability of a proven construction industry leader. Together, we make communities across the U.S. safer, keep supply chains moving, and lay the groundwork for a sustainable future. By joining Ames, you will be working with talented colleagues at an award-winning, nationally recognized top 75 general contractor.

Highway Heavy Carpenter


The Highway Heavy Carpenter will be responsible for

Key Duties and Responsibilities

· Instill Safety as a top priority.

· Working with crews building forms and false work.

· Measuring, cutting and installing materials per plans.

· Unloading, handling and stockpiling material.

· Maintains a clean job site; picks up tools, materials and equipment.

· Other duties as assigned.


· Knowledgeable in OSHA standards.

· Abel to work at heights.

· Willingness to learn and accept direction from supervisors.

· Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.

· Must have a valid Driver’s License with reliable transportation.

· Communication and interpersonal skills are a must.

· Ability to manage time, multitask and prioritize.

Working Conditions

· Travel – This project is located in Kansas. Subsequent projects will be nationally based.

· Schedule – Work assignment will be weekdays from 7:00am through 3:00pm, with the occasional need to work overtime.

· Construction Site Environment – physical ability to stand, walk, crawl, bend, reach and climb. Lifting and carrying material and objects. Exposed to high noise levels.

Application Instructions

Ability to pass a Pre-employment drug test is required

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $40.00 - $41.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Dallas, TX: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Driving: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work Location: On the road

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Ames Construction At A Glance

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