Concrete Laborer

Bastrop, TX
PRODUCTION – Precast Operations /
Full-time /
The Boring Company was founded to solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic by creating an underground network of tunnels. Today, we are creating the technology to increase tunneling speed and decrease costs by a factor of 10 or more with the ultimate goal of making Hyperloop adoption viable and enabling rapid transit across densely populated regions.


    • Set or adjust the forms that hold concrete to the desired pitch, depth and dimension.
    • Check the forms that hold the concrete to see that they are properly tightened or constructed.
    • Spread, level, and smooth concrete, using rake, shovel, hand or power trowel, hand or power screed, float and broom.
    • Monitor how the wind, heat, or cold affect the curing of the concrete throughout the entire process.
    • Mold expansion joints and edges, using edging tools, jointers, and straightedge.
    • Clean chipped area, using a wire brush, and feel and observe surface to determine if it is rough or uneven.
    • Signal/spot for operators/truck drivers.
    • Apply hardening and sealing compounds to the surface of concrete to cure, waterproof or restore surface.
    • Operate/regulate both pneumatic and electric power vibrators to compact concrete.
    • Chip, scrape, and grind high spots, ridges, and rough projections to finish concrete, using pneumatic/electric chisels, power grinders, or hand tools.
    • Cut out damaged areas, drill holes for reinforcing rods, and position reinforcing rods to repair concrete, using power saw and drill.
    • Drill holes in construction materials
    • Position structural components
    • Break up rock, asphalt, or concrete
    • Treat surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth, using trowel.
    • Prepare surfaces for finishing.
    • Install masonry materials.
    • Apply material to fill gaps in surfaces.
    • Install anchor bolts and other fixtures in freshly poured concrete.
    • Mix cement, sand, and water to produce concrete, grout, or slurry, using hoe, trowel, tamper, scraper, or concrete-mixing machine.

Basic Qualifications

    • High school diploma or GED required

Preferred Skills and Experience

    • ACI Field Testing Technician - Grade 1 Certification
    • 2+ years of experience mixing, placing and finishing concrete
    • Ability to work independently.
    • Strong multitasker with an acute sense of detail and superior ability to prioritize tasks.
    • Ability to manage projects from inception to completion.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Additional Requirements

    • Ability to lift 70 lbs. unassisted
    • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time
    • Ability to stoop, bend, crawl, and maneuver in tight spaces.
    • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed.
    • Ability to travel for short and extended trips as needed.
    • Ability to work outdoors in heavy construction areas. 
    • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
We're a team of dedicated, smart, and scrappy people. Our employees are passionate about our mission and determined to innovate at every opportunity.

We offer employer-paid medical, dental, and vision coverage, a 401(k) plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, and a competitive amount of equity for all permanent employees.

The Boring Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with The Boring Company is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.