Tradesmen International, Inc. Mason in Quad Cities, Iowa


Looking for experienced masons to work on different job sites throughout the area.

Preferred to have at least 2 years of experience laying brick, block, and/or stone, site set up & layout, building corners and leads, striking joints, tuckpointing, installing expansion joint fillers, ties, bars, flashing, and anchors etc.

Must have on the job experience working on commercial projects and reliable transportation to job sites. Good candidates should be able to work on a job site with little to no instruction. Need to have all basic hand tools for the trade.

Job Responsibilities will vary depending on experience but 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.

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

Company Details

A full benefit package is available to all employees who qualify.

Please call 5633.386.8676 for more information or to set up an interview.


Recruiter Name

Taylor Whitsitt


US-IA-Quad Cities

Req ID 2018-165239IN

Category Mason - Journeyman

Travel No

Job Board IN

Location US-IA-Quad Cities