Yard Helper Wanted

Yard Helper

Kokosing Construction Company


Job Description

Summary: Performs a variety of different tasks including loading, unloading, and management of materials in our Fredericktown location that support the successful completion of our projects. Exposure is provided to the various trades that perform the work in the field.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Load, unload, and help manage material that support our construction projects.
  • Operate John Deere, Case, or Hyster forklifts of various sizes.
  • Receive requests and pull orders for the field in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Perform tasks involving the use of hands and tools.


Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Good communication skills.
  • Work independently or in a group.
  • Work rapidly and accurately.
  • Climb and maintain balance on ladders.
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, or work at heights as required.
  • Lift and carry objects weighting 50-70 pounds.
  • Follow specific directions.
  • Stand and walk for long periods.
  • Read and understand measuring tools.
  • Perform other routine duties as directed by supervisor.
  • Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions/all seasons.


Kokosing offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, life insurance paid time off and a 401K plan.

Kokosing is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action federal and state contractor. The company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.


About Us

We are a family-owned company, offering clients the accessibility of a local firm, with the stability and resources of the largest contractor in the Midwest.  Leveraging the individual strengths of our companies, we collectively provide clients with more resources, capability, experience and value than any other self-performing contractor.  Project range includes buildings, heavy civil/industrial, marine, material supply, natural gas, pipelines, power, transportation, and water/wastewater facilities.