Job: Paving Raker

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Job Description

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Brown Brothers 

Position Requirements

Job Functions

· Understand and execute paving procedures while following instructions to meet the standards of the project.

· Responsible for the finished product while enforcing proper safety and traffic precautions.

· Prepare road surfaces for hot asphalt material.

· Distribute and rake asphalt material used in construction, repair and resurfacing.

· Finish surfaces by smoothing and tamping asphalt material to the proper grade and thickness to properly adhere material to road surface.

· Repair utility cuts by removing temporary material and replacing with permanent hot asphalt material

· Performs other related duties as assigned.

· Must have a “safety first” attitude. Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures is required.

· Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.

· Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.

· Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary


· This position typically is not an entry-level job, as it requires demonstrable previous experience as an Asphalt Raker.

· One to three (1-3) years or more of industry related experience is required for this position, with an emphasis on paving.


· High school diploma preferred

· Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees.

This position requires the ability to do following on a regular / repeated basis without restriction or sustaining injury:

  • Lift and carry 50 (+ -) pounds.
  • Work hours as required by the job including early morning, late evening and weekend hours.
  • Twist from side to side.
  • Push, pull and carry heavy objects.
  • Push, pull and carry objects of unique size and shape.
  • Carry small to mid size tools.
  • Stand for long time periods.
  • Work without limitations in extremely hot conditions.
  • Bending over to pick up small – mid size/weight objects.
  • Climb onto equipment and onto truck ladders.
  • Maintain balance while standing on a moving surface.
  • Bend and reach from side to side.

Work in field environment. Exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions, vibration and/or loud noise.



Under the direction of the paving supervisor, the paving raker is a skilled craft person that assists with the application of asphalt on highways/private roadways/parking lots/driveways using handheld tools. Must partner with other crew members to pave roadways per plan specifications and if need be, to perform tasks of other positions as instructed by supervisor to insure daily schedules/estimates are met.



Brown Brothers Asphalt & Concrete 


Created By
Florencio Palomo 

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Post Internal Days

EOE Statement
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.