OSCO Construction Group in Saint John, NB
Established in 1963, Strescon Limited has grown to become the largest precast, pre-stressed concrete manufacturer in Eastern Canada. Its primary market covers the Atlantic Provinces, the New England region of the United States, and Bermuda. Strescon manufactures a wide range of both architectural and structural precast/prestressed concrete products including bridge girders, wall panels, complete parking garages, hollow-core planking, piling and deck slabs. Strescon presently has two facilities: 70,000 sq. ft. in Saint John, New Brunswick and 50,000 sq. ft. In Bedford, Nova Scotia.
In addition to our engineered precast facilities for custom components, Strescon also operates a 32,000 sq. ft. facility in Saint John which manufactures standard concrete products for engineered drainage systems, such as pipe, manholes and catch basins.
- General heavy labour work in a precast concrete facility
- Assembly, preparation and dismantling of concrete forms
- Mixing, pouring and spreading of concrete materials
- Placement and tying of reinforced steel
- Cleaning up working area
- Previous labour experience in the concrete and/or construction industry considered an asset
- Past experience tying rebar and concrete finishing considered an asset
- Ability to handle very physically demanding work
- Must be willing to work long shifts and extra hours
As a member of the OSCO Construction Group, Strescon Limited offers educational scholarships to dependents of employees, health & wellness programming, and team building events.
The OSCO Construction Group was founded in 1955, with the creation of Ocean Steel & Construction Ltd., in Saint John, New Brunswick. Since that time, the OSCO Construction Group has grown to encompass four main operating sectors: Steel, Concrete, Construction and Corporate. Within these sectors lie an ever-expanding number of companies and divisions, serving a growing market area and employing over one thousand employees.
The OSCO Construction Group prides itself not just in embracing change, but in driving it. Better technology produces better products; better products produce better end results; and better end results produce satisfied customers. The OSCO Construction Group is committed to all four. We drive this change by maintaining our vision to be fast, be global and be connected. All of our sectors conduct business with integrity and fairness, ensuring that while continuously training our employees and improving our processes, we are also focusing on our customers' needs, and ensuring they are provided with top quality products and services.