General Laborer

Posted on Monday, December 24th, 2018

Job Posting______________


General Laborer

This position performs a variety of semi-skilled manual tasks and general and heavy labor as required in the maintenance of buildings and grounds.


  • Performs a variety of maintenance tasks including the painting of buildings, walls and other surfaces; repair and installation of roofs, doors and window frames and the fabrication of partitions.
  • Assists in repairing and installing plumbing, heating, electrical equipment and


  • Performs ice and snow removal operations and other emergency work of the


  • Grounds maintenance activities include landscaping, and require working with push mower, commercial walk behind and riding machines, farm tractors, weed, and hedge trimmers.
  • Load and unload materials, assist in excavation work, and perform general laborer work as required.


Requirements:   Candidate for this position should have a high school degree or equivalent; three (3) to five (5) years of responsible maintenance experience. Must possess a Rhode Island Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) or obtain within 90 days of hire. Must have general knowledge of mechanical equipment, standard practices, hand tools, power tools and processes involved in trades related to general building maintenance.  Moderate to heavy physical effort required with frequent lifting in excess of thirty (30) pounds up to 100 pounds or more.  Ability and experience in operating a variety of motor vehicles and heavy equipment including but not limited to a snow plow required.  Hoisting engineering license is preferable


Please send letter of interest and resume by January 13, 2019 to:

Laborer Selection Committee

Quonset Development Corporation

95 Cripes Street

North Kingstown, RI  02852

Fax (401) 268-9885 or e-mail:


No phone calls please.

QDC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that values diversity.  Registered with the Department of Homeland Security as an E-Verify Employer