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Demolition Laborer in San Leandro, CA at Penhall Company

Date Posted: 11/18/2023

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Job Description

Job Summary:

Penhall is looking for skilled Demolition Laborers to become part of a crew to perform multiple types of removal operations for an upcoming project.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None


  • The ability to follow clear and concise directions relating to the scope of work.
  • The ability to pre-task and identify any potential hazards and risks in the field.
  • Understand basic demolition and removal tasks and to be able perform them.
  • Torch cut rebar and structural steel members/girders.
  • Safely work alongside construction equipment on a demolition project.
  • The ability to see something and say something regarding completing all required tasks in a safe manner.

Job Requirements

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge of and the ability to run pneumatic breaking tools.
  • Experience in using electrical or manual tools.
  • Proven experience torch cutting
  • Trained in the use of aerial lifts and work platforms.
  • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use personal protective equipment (safety glasses, face-shield, gloves, boots, etc.) at all times.
  • Ability to work at heights.
  • Able to work long periods including evenings and weekends when necessary.
  • Must be able to work in weather conditions that may be adverse (hot/cold/rain)
  • The ability to learn and be mentored if not proficient in certain areas of demolition.
  • Proficient in English

Education and Experience:

  • OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 is a plus.
  • Construction Industry trainings and certifications a plus.
    • Aerial Boom lift
    • Aerial scissor or platform lift
    • CPR/First Aid
    • Forklift
    • Fall Protection
    • Scaffold User

Physical Requirements:

  • Must have enough manual dexterity and stability as required for precision work.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at times

Penhall Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Penhall Company encourages qualified females, minorities, veterans, disabled persons to apply.