Tradesmen International, Inc. Mason and Mason Tender in MADISON, Wisconsin


Looking for masons and mason tenders for upcoming projects. Positions are full time and referral bonuses are available for referring qualified applicants. Preferred to have at least 2 years of experience laying brick, block, and stone, site set up & layout, building corners and leads, striking joints, tuckpointing, installing expansion joint fillers, ties, bars, flashing, and anchors etc. in a construction environment.


Other Job Responsibilities may include:

  • Remove excess mortar with trowels and hand tools, and finish mortar joints with jointing tools, for a sealed, uniform appearance.

  • Construct corners by fastening in plumb position a corner pole or building a corner pyramid of bricks, and filling in between the corners using a line from corner to corner to guide each course, or layer, of brick.

  • Measure distance from reference points and mark guidelines to lay out work, using plumb bobs and levels.

  • Break or cut bricks, tiles, or blocks to size, using trowel edge, hammer, or power saw.

  • Interpret blueprints and drawings to determine specifications and to calculate the materials required.

  • Fasten or fuse brick or other building material to structure with wire clamps, anchor holes, torch, or cement.

  • Lay and align bricks, blocks, or tiles to build or repair structures or high temperature equipment, such as cupola, kilns, ovens, or furnaces.

  • Calculate angles and courses and determine vertical and horizontal alignment of courses.

  • Mix specified amounts of sand, clay, dirt, or mortar powder with water to form refractory mixtures.

  • Clean working surface to remove scale, dust, soot, or chips of brick and mortar, using broom, wire brush, or scraper.

  • Apply and smooth mortar or other mixture over work surface.

  • Examine brickwork or structure to determine need for repair.

  • Remove burned or damaged brick or mortar, using sledgehammer, crowbar, chipping gun, or chisel.

  • Spray or spread refractory material over brickwork to protect against deterioration.

Must have reliable transportation and own all basic hand tools for the job.

Company Details:

In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Please call 608-221-9799 if you would like to set up an interview.

Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Recruiter Name:

Drew Pelky

Req ID 2016-83261

Job Location(s) US - WI - MADISON

Posted Date 10/18/2016

Category Mason - Journeyman