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Fort Worth, Texas
1 Sep 2022

A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America's largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment, hand tools and jobsite power and lighting solutions. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement and unlimited growth opportunities. Our more than seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our commitment to delivering quality and service to our customers, exercising environmental stewardship, enhancing the well-being of our employees and giving back to the communities in which we work and live. How will you power what's possible?


Location: Ft Worth, TX

Shift: 7a - 5 p

Starting Pay Rate: $15.00 

Job Description

POSITION:    Laborer
DEPARTMENT:    Operations
REPORTS TO:    Team Leader
FLSA STATUS:    Non-exempt 

    General labor on job locations
    Set up and dismantle work site 
    Flag traffic
    Signal Operators when moving equipment
    Hand Digging (shoveling) entrance and exit pits along with locating existing utilities
    Comply with proper safety standards and expectations
    Perform other duties as required and/or assigned
    Able to perform physically demanding tasks
    Valid driver's license
    Class A license desired
    Able to perform safe work practices daily
    Able to lift, push, pull and carry at least 75 lbs. for a distance of 300 feet
    Able to work some nights and weekends 
    Strong mechanical skills
    Ability to work outdoors
    Ability to read and write English
    Pass a drug screen and background check
    Knowledge of electrical utility work preferred
    Able to stand, kneel and work in confined spaces for an extended period of time
Working Conditions
This job operates in a field environment. This role routinely requires extended periods of bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting, lifting in awkward positions, standing, and twisting. Also, this role works in inclement weather conditions, such as extreme heat, extreme cold, rain, ice, snow, and wind.

Benefits We Offer:

  • 401k with Matching & Pension Plan (Eligible for Pension after 1,000 Hours Worked)
  • Family and Individual Insurance Packages (Health, Life, Dental, and Vision) 
  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays 
  • Long & Short-Term Disability 
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Employee Referral Program 
  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs 
  • Advancement & Professional Growth opportunities  
  • Parental Leave 
  • & More 

Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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  • Job Reference: 700054825-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Southwire
  • Location: Fort Worth, Texas
  • Salary: On Application