1818 New York Ave, NE, Washington DC 20002

Phone 202.529.0194 www.firstchoicemasonry.net

Brick Layer

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•Layers building materials, such as brick, structural tile, and concrete cider, glass, gypsum, and terra cotta block construct or repair walls, partitions, arches, sewers, and other structures: Measures distance from reference points and marks guidelines on working surface to lay out work.

•Determines vertical and horizontal alignment of courses, using plumb bob, gauge line, and level.

•Fastens brick or terra cotta veneer to face of structures, with tie wires embedded in mortar between bricks, or in anchor holes in veneer brick.

•May weld metal parts to steel structural members.

•May apply plaster to walls and ceiling, using trowel, to complete repair work.

•Adheres to all safely procedures.

•Completes work according to standard operating procedures.

•Completes special projects assigned by the site foreman or project manager.

Education, Work Experience Requirements/Kills and Abilities:

•Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude

•Detail oriented and able to work efficiently with limited waste.

•Work well with others.

•Safety and quality oriented

•High school diploma or equivalent; Associates degree or technical certificate preferred.

•2 years of construction experience

•Combination of experience and education considered.

Physical Requirements:

•Ability to successfully and safely perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.

•Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards.

•Ability to navigate a construction environment.

•Ability to life and carry 25 pounds.

Work location: Field

Reports To: Site Foreman