General Laborer - Construction

MWH Constructors | Biddeford, ME, United States

Posted Date 5/19/2021

MWH Constructors, a global leader in heavy civil construction of water and wastewater facilities, is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of General Laborer (Construction), to support project work in Biddeford and/or Topsham, Maine.

Responsibilities for this role may include:

  • Assist in building structures for construction sites.
  • Operate equipment such as a backhoe and/or water truck.
  • Participate in demolitions.
  • Work underground in vaults and water mains.
  • Remove trees and debris.
  • Service machines, including pumps, compressors, generators, tractors, and trailers.
  • Mix concrete.
  • Pump concrete, grout, cement, sand or plaster.
  • Assist construction managers.
  • Dig trenches.
  • Install sewer, water, and storm drainpipes.
  • Pour concrete and asphalt onto roads.
  • Operate laser guidance equipment to place pipes.
  • Operate air, electric, and pneumatic drills.
  • Remove hazardous materials.
  • Operate pavement breakers; jackhammers; earth tampers; concrete; mortar, and plaster mixers.
  • Storm water best management practices maintenance; silt fence repair/replacement, silt removal, ect.
  • Control robotic pipe cutters and cleaners.
  • Trash collection and disposal.
  • Organize tool and equipment sheds.


  • Prior construction related experience
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Documentation must be provided at time of application.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Required to communicate information, ideas, directions with the capability to perform the task or project discussed.
  • Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory and with utmost regard for safety.
  • If requested, the applicant shall furnish a written statement from a medical doctor that he/she has had a physical examination in connection with the application and is physically fit to perform the work.
  • Pre-employment drug screening and background checks required.


  • Health Insurance (medical, dental and vision)
  • Paid Time Off (includes vacation and sick)
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Plan (company matching contributions up to 4%)
  • Employee Referral Program
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Geographic Region
Greater Portland/Casco Bay | Midcoast | Downeast & Acadia
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