JOB STEPJourneyman - Typically 3 years and above documented field experience in chosen craft discipline with ability to read and interpret instructions and document, plan and perform work activities independently.Certified Journeyman - Requires attainment of NCCER certifications written and/or practical.Leadman - Provides leadership, instruction, and guidance to other craft workers in work crew, providing assistance to Foreman, while working in the capacity of a journeyman.DIVISIONConstruction, MaintenanceSUMMARYPositions and secures steel bars in concrete forms to reinforce concrete.RESPONSIBILITIES- Determines number, size, shape and locations of reinforcing rods from blueprints, sketches or oral instructions.- Positions and secures steel bars in concrete forms to reinforce concrete.- Selects and places rod in forms; spacing and fastening them together using wire and pliers.- Cuts bars to required lengths, using hacksaw, bar cutters or acetylene torch.- Bend steel rods with hand tools or rod bending machine.- Reinforces concrete with wire mesh.- May reinforce concrete with wire mesh. May weld reinforcing bar together, using arc-welding equipment.- Insures that all reinforcing material is in its proper position, so it receives its intended structural load.- Loads, transports, unloads material, tools , equipment and supplies.- May assist in lifting, positioning and securing of material and work pieces during installation.- May perform minor maintenance or cleaning activities of tools and equipment.- Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules. Performs other duties as requiredJOB REQUIREMENTS- Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.- Rate information us' standards which can be measured or checked.- Compare and see differences 'in the size, shape and forms of lines, figures and object.- Look at blueprints, drawings or pictures and understand how they would look as solid objects with height, width or depth.- Apply basic mathematical skills.- Follow oral and written directions.QUALIFICATIONSMay require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS1. Strength:a. Standing 70%Walking 20%Sitting 10%b. Lifting 40 lb.Carrying 40 lb.Pushing 80 ft-lb.Pulling 80 ft-lb.2. Climbing FBalancing F3. Stooping FKneeling OCrouching FCrawling FReaching FHandling CFingering OEXPLANATION OF SYMBOLSNP Not PresentO Occasionally (0-33%)F Frequently (34-66%)C Constantly (67-100%)Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/DisabledApplicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may make their request known by e-mailing ~~~ or calling ~~~ for assistance.