Concrete Finisher

Patriot Excavating has a career opportunity available for an experienced, reliable, and safety-conscious Concrete Finisher. You will work in a place where you will be appreciated by your team and your clients and where your work has a direct impact on the success of the company. If you are a self-starter who loves to work with their hands, learn new things, and be a part of a team then this is the growth opportunity you have been looking for.  

The ideal candidate will be a team player who takes pride in their work and pays attention to detail. In this role, you will accurately and efficiently form, pour, and finish concrete; make repairs as needed, demolition, haul and perform site work  as needed; as well as perform snow removal in the winter months. At times you may be asked to deliver products to job sites and/or pull equipment via truck and trailer. 

Patriot Excavating is a division of White’s Electrical, LLC. Locally owned and operated, we began doing excavation for electrical projects, but quickly expanded to handle a variety of other services. We are a dedicated crew who knows how to get the job done correctly, within budget, and done with pride. We service the Greater Indianapolis area and surrounding counties, serving both residential and commercial clients. 

  • Competitive compensation, based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Paid time off + paid holidays
  • Consistent year-round work, opportunities for advancement, and a great team environment 
  • Pour, spread, level, and form concrete to specifications 
  • Forming, grading and finishing for concrete flatwork 
  • Forming, reinforcing, and pouring for concrete foundations
  • Erect and disassemble scaffolding, shoring, braces, ramps, forms, and other temp structures
  • Build and/or assemble forms for the construction of concrete floors, slabs, walls, columns, elevated concrete slabs, stairs, etc.
  • Set and place forms to proper elevations and locations using a variety of materials and forming systems
  • Apply various stains, stamps, and sealants to concrete as needed
  • Equipment operation and site work as needed
  • Clean and prep worksite areas 
  • Strong adherence to safe work practices
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Proven experience in concrete finishing, excavation, and equipment operation
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to meet the physical demands of the job
  • Commitment to safety rules
  • A team player who works well with all levels of the organization
  • Punctuality and dependability are a must
  • This position requires self-direction, organization, and the ability to work with little to no supervision, as well as a willingness to follow instructions 
  • Ability to understand and interpret blueprints 
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment 
  • Adaptable; doesn’t mind shifting directions when needed
  • Concrete Finishers must have physical strength, hand-eye coordination, endurance, and the ability to concentrate on tasks. 
  • The ability to understand and communicate information is also essential. 
  • Some tools and machines are computerized, requiring technical knowledge to use. 
  • Must be able to lift and move 75 pounds, able to stand for long periods of time, and must have the ability to use shovels, rakes, and other power tools.  
  • Must have a clean driving record and possession of a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be willing and able to pass a drug screen and background check.
  • A Class A CDL License is a plus, but not a requirement.