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Concrete Forming Carpenter


Jostin Carpenters with concrete form experience will report to the site Superintendent. The person in this position needs to have the ability to be flexible as this position may perform various functions throughout a shift. The person in this position will need to be comfortable working in a public setting and be willing to commute within a 125-mile radius of Cincinnati. Jostin requires all employees to work collaboratively as a team with other Jostin employees and trade partners.

Jostin is currently hiring for all three levels (1,2, &3) of Concrete Forming Carpenters. Please see the preferred knowledge, skills, and qualifications for each level below.


A Concrete Forming Carpenter 1 requires the mastering of the Laborer classification skill set. Below are requirements for knowledge and skills for this level of Concrete Forming Carpenter.


  • Knowledge of commercial concrete construction
  • Knowledge of power tools
  • Knowledge of safety procedures and best practices on a construction site


  • The skills to properly align walls
  • The skill to visualize wall layout
  • Install waler brackets
  • Install turnbuckles
  • Establish grade
  • Set bulkheads
  • Knowledge of the granular fills
  • Set batter boards


A Concrete Forming Carpenter 2 should have approximately 2-3 years of experience and meet the requirements of a Concrete Forming Carpenter 1. This person must also have the additional skills listed below:

Additional Skills:

  • Read blueprints
  • Complete pre-layout of footers
  • Place anchor bolts
  • Complete pre-layout of walls
  • Forming and layout of stairs and walls


A Concrete Forming Carpenter 3 should have approximately 3-5+ years of experience and meet the requirements of a Concrete Forming Carpenter 2. This person must also have the additional knowledge and skills listed below:

Additional Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of commercial concrete pump place finish and general contracting
  • Knowledge of general trade work

Additional Skills:

  • Experienced and skilled in site and lay-out of anchor bolts
  • Able to read blueprints
  • Spreading and completing pre-layout of footers
  • Operate Total Station / Transit


  • Valid driver’s license
  • Successfully pass a drug screen and motor vehicle review
  • Knowledge of commercial and general construction and trades
  • Proper Tools
  • Ability and desire to listen, learn, and take instruction from others
  • Be a team player along with self-directed ability to work independently
  • Highly self-motivated with a strong desire for challenging work, growth, and development
  • Work irregular hours including weekends when necessary
  • Arrive to work on time (Allow time for parking, gathering PPE, etc)
  • Work in various weather conditions for long periods of time
  • Willingness to commute within a 125-mile radius of Cincinnati
  • COVID vaccinations may be required on some job sites
Job Category: Concrete
Job Type: Carpenter
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2335 Florence Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45206