Bridge Carpenter

at Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Wagman, Inc.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy and employment practice of the Wagman that there will be no discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability in the recruiting of applicants for employment or in the hiring of employees. Wagman’s policy of nondiscrimination applies to all work-related actions; including but not limited to employment, promotion, transfer, discharge, training, or retraining under programs to which the company subscribes; recruitment or recruitment advertising. Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualified disabled persons according to existing state and federal law. Requests by qualified disabled persons for reasonable accommodation are encouraged by the company. All employees are requested to encourage women, persons of minority races and disabled persons to apply for employment with the company.

City: Newark
State/Territory: Delaware
Employment Type Full Time Hourly

Education Requirement: H.S. Diploma or GED
Experience Requirement: 3+ years experience as carpenter on heavy highway and bridge jobs
Special Skills: Ability to work at heights up to 150 feet; experience working with concrete
Travel Requirement: open to travel

Title: Bridge Carpenter

Travel: open to regional travel; primary location Baltimore, MD and Newark, DE

Job Summary

We are currently seeking Bridge Carpenter to join our Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. team. Reporting to direct supervision, the Bridge Carpenter is responsible for carrying out carpentry related duties on bridge demo and rebuild. This includes but is not limited to proficiently executing the building of forms, form systems, pouring concrete, cutting and measuring wood, abutments, overhangs. This position works along with the entire Project Team to plan and support the completion of assigned bridge construction projects and ensures all plans move forward to meet projected deadlines.

This is a safety sensitive position requiring work on construction sites with various safety hazards inherent in heavy construction.

This position is subject to drug testing and compliance policies associated with our status as a Federal Contractor.

Wagman is a multi-faceted construction firm with major operations in heavy civil, general construction and geotechnical construction services. Wagman is a fourth generation, family-owned company with offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia and is headquartered in York, PA. Founded in 1902, Wagman is a nationally recognized leader in the industry. Core competencies include: design-build, infrastructure, marine construction, modified concrete, grooving and grinding, and geotechnical construction services.


  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a Journeyman Bridge Carpenter
  • Familiar with bridge construction, form systems, hand and power tools, and all other highway construction scopes.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong prioritizati
    Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

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Job Posting: 1241432

Posted On: Feb 20, 2024

Updated On: Mar 14, 2024

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