Now Hiring – Asphalt Raker

Asphalt Rakers are a skilled position that applies asphalt to paved areas with hand tools.

An Asphalt Raker is a skilled craft position that assists with applying asphalt to parking lots and driveways using handheld tools. Rakers must partner with other crew members to pave areas per plan specifications and if need be, perform tasks of other positions as instructed by crew foreman to ensure daily schedules/estimates are met.

The right person is self-motivated with an eye for detail, and looking for physical, outdoor seasonal work with weekends off.

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for the finished product while enforcing proper safety and traffic
  • Understand and execute paving procedures while following instructions to meet the
    specifications of the project.
  • Smooths and adjusts surface irregularities, restores surface finish, spreads asphalt to
    proper grade and finishes before compaction.
  • Use shovels and lutes to distribute asphalt mixtures over lot surfaces.
  • Match and finish freshly made asphalt paving joints evenly.
  • Finish surfaces by smoothing and tamping asphalt material to the proper grade and
    thickness to properly adhere material to lot surface.
  • Work as part of the paving crew primarily raking asphalt, shoveling excess asphalt and
    sweeping up debris
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

This job operates primarily in an outdoor work environment, in all weather conditions. Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions. Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high asphalt levels of noise and dust that is typically associated with a construction project. Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery. Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on construction sites such as, grease, gasoline, diesel fuel and hot asphalt mix.

Salary & Benefits

Generous and competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, paid holidays, and annual bonuses. That’s what you can expect from a Thomann Asphalt career.

$21–31 per hour

Some of our benefits include:

  • Generous and competitive pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical & Dental insurance:
    • Offered the 1st of the month following the date of hire, partially sponsored
  • Voluntary insurance coverage options:
    • Vision
    • Life 
  • Short term & long term disability 
  • Legal
  • Critical Illness
  • Accident 
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • 401k retirement plan with company match:
    •  Eligible for the 1st of the month following the date of hire
  • Annual bonuses
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