• Full-time
  • Auburn, ME
  • July 14, 2024




Position: General laborer

Reports to: Foreman

Type: Hourly, non-exempt

Location: Auburn, ME (50% travel)


C.L.H. & Son, Inc., is a family-owned business incorporated in 1979. We specialize in lining culverts for Federal, State and Municipal projects throughout the New England States. We also do residential and commercial site work, utilities and rough landscaping. We are dedicated to delivering quality work with honesty and integrity.. Company ownership was transferred to the founders’ grandson in 2015, but we’re happy to say that our founders remain active in the business today.

We’re looking for general laborers to join our team. If you enjoy variety in your work, performing quality challenging work, problem-solving and exceeding customer expectations, this job may be right for you!


  • Hourly pay starts at $20/hr; we pay competitively and will adjust commensurate with experience. Bonus eligible. Wage differentials are paid for overnight projects.
  • Travel: When traveling, employees are paid for travel to and from the site, in a company vehicle; they are paid regular wages for travel time. CLH covers normal travel expenses such as hotel rooms and daily per-diems for meals.
  • Paid personal time off: one week after 12 months, 2 weeks after three years and 3 weeks after 10 years
  • Paid holiday time off: 7 holidays (New Year Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas)  plus one floater
  • Retirement savings:  Simple IRA with 3% match
  • Healthcare: we provide a healthcare stipend of up to $400/month to reimburse employees for their healthcare premiums.

How to apply:
Please email your resume to:

In the subject line, please say “Application for General Laborer”.


Perform tasks as assigned by your foreman. You will be assigned a variety of tasks depending on the needs of the job. These could include signage for a job site, water control systems, culvert cleaning and lining, grout installation, traffic control, thermal welding, site cleanup and operating heavy equipment. Be a team player. In addition to meeting your daily goals, help your coworkers meet theirs. We win and lose together. Adapt to field conditions. No one can predict with 100% certainty how a job will progress, therefore you must bring creative thinking and problem solving to tackle issues as they arise. Comply with OSHA and other legal and safety mandates. OSHA certification a plus. Submit time cards and daily logs to your manager in a timely manner. Keep your job sites safe and clean.


Experience as a general laborer is preferred, but not required. Experience operating heavy equipment, but not required. Ability to lift 50 pounds. Ability to work outdoors in varied conditions. Valid driver’s license; CDL a plus - class A or B. US citizen or permanent resident. Ability to travel 50% of the time (may be more or less depending on active projects). Ability to pass a background check.

How to Apply:

Contact: Judith Hunter
Phone: (207) 212-2480

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