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Asphalt Laborer

Position Title: Asphalt Laborer 

Department: Field Operations 

Supervisor: Paving Superintendent  

Location: Athens, AL 

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Smooth and set asphalt as it is poured by raking to certain specifications Use various tools such as shovels and hammers to complete tasks 
  • Assist with traffic control as needed including setting up traffic cones and barrels Work alongside heavy construction equipment  
  • Maintain a high level of quality work at all times  
  • Maintain good relationships with Technicians, Foreman, Superintendents, Inspectors,  Developers, and other co-workers at all times 
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work tasks 
  • Ensure all crew members follow all safety rules and regulations at all times Perform other duties as assigned  
  • Represent and promote Grayson Carter and Son in a professional and honest manner 

Job Qualifications/Requirements: 

  • 1+ year of paving experience preferred  
  • Ability to communicate and convey information effectively  
  • Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, climb, and periodically lift 75 pounds 
  • Knowledge of OSHA Standards 
  • Ability to obtain Arsenal Badge required 
  • Ability to obtain FBI Badge preferred, but not required  
  • Dependable transportation 
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on all job sites as required Work weekends and overtime as needed 
  • Committed to attending work each day 
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug screen 


  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance available 
  • Company Paid Life Insurance and Disability Insurance 
  • Voluntary Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability 
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Paid Holidays 
  • Retirement Account with Company Match 
  • Growth opportunities available 
  • Annual salary reviews with performance-based increases 

Grayson Carter and Son Contracting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.