Working in Concrete

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building construction worker pouring cement or concrete with pump tube

Working in the construction industry is rewarding and offers versatile career choices. Jobs in construction and concrete include everything from pouring concrete to testing concrete. Working at Kilgore Companies will expose you to working with the following:

  • Asphalt
  • Ready-mix concrete
  • Aggregate products
  • Precast products
  • Paving
  • Construction services
  • Sand and gravel products

Why Work in the Concrete Industry?

Jobs in Construction ‍are an opportunity not only to make money but also to build something that will last. Kilgore Companies offers a perfect opportunity to work in the construction industry.

As mentioned, working in the concrete industry is quite diverse. Kilgore has several job listings. These include:

  • Drivers
  • Permanent and Temporary Laborers
  • Electricians
  • Operating Engineers
  • Heavy Equipment Operators
  • Sheet Metal Workers
  • Excavation workers
  • Fleet Managers

Some of these jobs only require a high school diploma and some practical experience, while others require professional background.

Risks Associated with Working in Concrete

Working in concrete can be one of the most rewarding and satisfying jobs. It also has its risks such as machinery accidents, falls, falling debris, among other injuries. At Kilgore Companies, safety is a top priority. Therefore, the company has a health and safety program that continuously reminds workers of their respective duties to be safe always. The company also provides safety gear that must be worn while working.

Benefits of working for Kilgore Companies

Working for Kilgore Companies has got several benefits As the company is employee and family focused. Therefore, it looks after the welfare of its employees.

Firstly, the company ensures that the employees take paid leave to ensure they get reenergized. Secondly, the employees have disability insurance, both short and long-term insurance, to shield them from hardships.

Thirdly, health insurance also covers the spouse and children, so employees can be focused on working.

Fourthly, there are opportunities for career advancement as the employees are important to the company. Getting this training also helps advance the employees’ skills and exposes them to best practices within the industry. Finally, the employees also have a 401k matching to protect them against financial ruin.


Kilgore Companies is an equal opportunity employer that is always looking for competent and ambitious people. If you are interested in seeing available positions, please visit our website.