Baydo Development Corporation Jobs

Job Summary

Employer Name

Baydo Development Corporation


104-502 Cope Way
Saskatoon, SK

Job Categories


Application Deadline

May 30, 2012

Position Start Date

Jun 15, 2012



Number of Positions



Rod Buster

Job Description


Position Objective: 

  • Position bars and rods in concrete forms and spacing together rods according to blueprints 


    Major Responsibilities: 

  • Read blueprints and specifications to lay out the work

  • Cut and fit wire mesh, or fabric, using hooked rods, and position fabric or mesh in concrete to reinforce concrete.

  • Install scaffolding, construction cranes, derricks and other  hoisting equipment

  • Cut rods to require lengths, using metal shears, hacksaws, bar cutters, or acetylene torches

  • Position and secure steel bars, rods, cables, or mesh in concrete forms, using fasteners, rod bending machines, blowtorches, and hand tools

  • Space and fasten together rods in forms according to blueprints, using wire and pliers

  • Place blocks under rebar to hold the bars off the deck when reinforcing floors

  • Select, cut, bend, position and secure steel bars or wire mesh in concrete forms to reinforce the concrete 


Education & Training 


  • Grade 12 ( or its equivalent)

  • 3 or 4-year apprenticeship which may consist of classroom teaching and paid on-the-job training

  • Other related courses that prospective rod busters will be an extra credit

  • Experience


 5 – 10 years experience

  • The ability to interpret blueprints

  • Physical strength, coordination, agility and balance

  • The ability to act quickly and decisively in emergencies



Decision Making & Problem Solving



Supervisory & Management Responsibility 

  • No Direct or indirect reports 


Contacts – Internal and External 


  • Regular contact with on-site project managers


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Fax: 974-974-1737
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