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Schellinger Construction Paving Crew Hand in Columbia Falls, Montana

Paving Crew Hand Paving Operations · Columbia Falls, Montana

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Department Paving Operations

Employment Type Hourly

Minimum Experience Entry-level

Company Summary

For over 60 years, Schellinger Construction has been building highways and roads across Montana. We work primarily in Northwest Montana and provide a full range of services, including earthwork, trucking, gravel crushing, concrete supply, aggregate surfacing, culvert/pipe installation, asphalt paving, and retail aggregate supply (gravel, asphalt). As a family business, we invest in our employees over the long term, providing a bonus program and a complete benefits package including, vacation, pension plan, and health insurance

Functional Summary

Reporting to the Paving Foreman, the Paving Crew Hand is responsible for performing various duties on paving projects. The Paving Crew Hand will perform tasks as directed by the Paving Foreman.

Key Responsibilities

The responsibilities of the Paving Crew Hand include, but are not limited to:


  • Assist construction/paving crew with various duties such as; running various pieces of equipment, shoveling and raking, safely backing/dumping trucks into paver.

  • Follow direction of Foreman as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or job site.

  • Digs, spreads, and levels construction materials.

  • Lifts, carries and holds material, tools and supplies

  • Other laboring duties as directed.

  • May be called upon to run small power tools such as jump jacks or compactors.

    Safety, Teamwork & Compliance

  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety policies and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.

  • Attend and participate in safety meetings and inspections.

  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the well-being of others.

  • Understand and comply with Company policies and procedures

  • Promote a team approach and maintain an open and respectful approach to communication with all employees.

  • Wear appropriate protective equipment: steel toed boots, hard hats, ear and eye protection


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred

  • General asphalt paving experience a plus.

  • Ability to run screed, skid steer, roller, paver, or loader a plus.

  • Have a current driver’s license.

  • Willing to work overtime, as required.

  • Work schedule is weather dependent, so flexibility is required.

  • Work is performed in an outdoor setting, which could include inclement weather, heat and cold, and exposure to dust and asphalt.

  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 75 LBS on a regular basis.

  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements.

  • Successful applicant will be required to join or be a member of the Laborers Union

    Compensation and benefits offered with this role will be based on work experience and capability

    Schellinger Construction Company is a drug free and Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

    Please apply online at . No phone calls please.


    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.