Allan Myers

Construction Laborer Apprenticeship

Job Locations US-VA-Chesapeake
Posted Date 3 months ago(4/30/2024 11:01 AM)
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Allan Myers is looking for an eager, dedicated, and hard-working recent high school or trade school graduate to join our growing team of professionals. Build exciting, innovating projects while building your career with us. 

What you can expect:

  • Meaningful, fast-paced work with the region’s largest heavy civil construction and materials company.
  • On-the-job, structured training led by talented, passionate members of the Allan Myers team.
  • Related classroom instruction to grow your skills.
  • Regular feedback on your progress from your supervisor.
  • Exposure to large heavy civil construction projects and/or materials production.
  • Work as a valuable member of a team/crew learning craft skills.


Crew members will contribute to the success of the team through a variety of physical tasks which are generally either unskilled or semi-skilled in nature.  Typical duties include:

  • Digging, spreading and shoving dirt and gravel using pick and or shovel. 
  • Mixing, pouring and spreading concrete, asphalt, gravel, and other material using hand tools.
  • Performing a wide variety of manual tasks including pipe assembly, pipe cutting and laying, removing or forms from set concrete, taking layout shots, directing equipment operators on cuts and fills, etc.
  • Cleaning and caring for tools, materials and work areas.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 



Experience & Education/Certificate:

  • 1-2 years of experience in construction a plus.
  • GED/high school diploma or related work experience.
  • Trade school a plus.
  • Valid driver's license required.

Required Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must be able to work well independently or within a team.
  • Ability to work efficiently under deadlines and pressure.
  • Ability to keep up in a fast-paced environment.



Our Company Does Work That Matters

Allan Myers is the largest heavy civil construction and materials production contractor in the mid-Atlantic. We build infrastructure: the highways and bridges that connect cities and towns, the public water and wastewater systems that provide clean water to your home and keep our streams clean. We take pride in meeting the highest quality standards because it ensures our work will have a long-lasting positive impact on the community. When you get home safe each night, you know that what you did that day matters.


At Allan Myers, you are part of a team dedicated to making things better, including your career. We pay well and provide generous benefits. We offer extensive training and promote from within. If you have the drive, we will help you build a career in the thriving construction industry and reach your full potential.




Allan Myers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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