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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Physical Labor
Fence Erector
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Tahoe Fence Co. | Carson City, NV
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Job Description

Tahoe Fence Co. Fence Erector Driver's License Required.

Job Tasks:

  • Establish the location for a fence, and gather information needed to ensure that there are no electric cables or water lines in the area.
  • Determine appropriate locations for operations or installations
  • Align posts, using lines or by sighting, and verify vertical alignment of posts, using plumb bobs or spirit levels.
  • Verify alignment of structures or equipment.
  • Position structural component
  • Measure and lay out fence lines and mark posthole positions, following instructions, drawings, or specifications.
  • Measure work site dimensions.
  • Mark reference points on construction materials.
  • Dig postholes, using spades, posthole diggers, or power-driven augers.
  • Dig holes or trenches.
  • Set metal or wooden posts in upright positions in postholes
  • Position structural components.
  • Mix and pour concrete around bases of posts, or tamp soil into postholes to embed posts.
  • Mix substances or compounds needed for work activities.
  • Pour materials into or on designated areas.
  • Discuss fencing needs with customers, and estimate and quote prices.
  • Communicate with clients about products, procedures, and policies.
  • Make rails for fences, by sawing lumber or by cutting metal tubing to required lengths.
  • Cut wood components for installation.
  • Nail top and bottom rails to fence posts, or insert them in slots on posts.
  • Install wooden structural components.
  • Stretch wire, wire mesh, or chain link fencing between posts, and attach fencing to frames.
  • Install fencing or other barriers.
  • Install metal structural components
  • Attach fence rail supports to posts, using hammers and pliers.
  • Install wooden structural components.
  • Assemble gates, and fasten gates into position, using hand tools.
  • Install fencing or other barriers.
  • Insert metal tubing through rail supports.
  • Install metal structural component
  • Complete top fence rails of metal fences by connecting tube sections, using metal sleeves.
  • Install metal structural components
  • Attach rails or tension wire along bottoms of posts to form fencing frames.
  • Install fencing or other barriers.
  • Weld metal parts together, using portable gas welding equipment.
  • Weld metal components.
  • Nail pointed slats to rails to construct picket fences.
  • Install wooden structural components.
  • Construct and repair barriers, retaining walls, trellises, and other types of fences, walls, and gates.
  • Install fencing or other barriers.
  • Erect alternate panel, basket weave, and louvered fences.
  • Install fencing or other barriers.
  • Blast rock formations and rocky areas with dynamite to facilitate posthole digging.
  • Operate detonation equipment.

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