Bridge Construction Laborer

Atlantic, IA posted on December 3

Job Summary 

Perform manual labor on all phases of bridge construction including demolition, substructure and superstructure using various types of tools. Travel from job site to job site, generally in Arkansas and possibly in Oklahoma, Kansas, Iowa, Texas or Missouri. Work Monday to Friday, and some weekends, usually 40 - 50 hours per week. Overnight stays may be required.

Essential Functions

  • Attend work as scheduled
  • Get along with others
  • Follow company handbooks and other instructions
  • Communicate in a way others will understand
  • Use and care for tools, equipment and materials

Specific Duties

  • Do general excavation and leveling using a shovel, pick, tamper or jackhammer
  • Align, place and tie reinforcing steel of various sizes
  • Vibrate concrete inside forms
  • Set beams, tie rebar and strip decks
  • Carry lumber, plywood, reinforcing steel and other materials
  • Pour and level concrete
  • Read and understand Safety Data Sheets and container labels
  • Identify and communicate safety concerns to management in a timely manner
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management



  • High School graduate or G.E.D. preferred


  • Normal range of vision and hearing (with correction)
  • Effectively work at heights
  • Stand, climb, bend, kneel, reach, lift and balance
  • Lift up to 75 pounds on a regular basis
  • Work safely in adverse weather conditions including wind, rain, snow, ice, mud, heat, etc.


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Life
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 401K
  • Vacation
  • Per diem (determined by job and conditions)

General Information




A.M. Cohron & Son, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Overtime wages are paid when working over 40 hours per week. Employment with A.M. Cohron & Son, Inc. is contingent on passing a pre-employment drug screen. - See more at: