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Definitions for 29 County Heavy, Highway Construction Laborers’


Adams, Berks, Bradford, Carbon, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, Wyoming, & York

Laborers’ Class I


Laborers’ Class II

Hazardous/Toxic/Asbestos Waste Handler, Lead Paint handler

Laborers’ Class III

Asphalt Tamper, Concrete Pitman & Puddler, Highway Guide Rail, Right of Way and Property Fence, Highway Slab Reinforcement Placer Laborer (Landscape, Planters, Seeders, Arborists), Magazine Tender, Rail Trackman & Signalmen, Laser Beam Men for Pipe Laying & Paving Machines, Pneumatic & Electric Tool Operators, Jack Hammers, Paving Breakers, Concrete Saws, Whacker Vibrator, Sheet Hammers, Chainsaws, Pipelayers, Asphalt Rake, Lute or Screed Men, Highway Concrete Block Layers, Walk Behind Rollers, Walk Behind Trencher

Laborers’ Class IV

Caisson open Air Below 8’, Cofferdam open Air Below 8’ where excavating for Circular Caisson and Cofferdam 8’ Below Natural elevation of Grade Adjacent to Starting Point, Form Setters Road, Certified Concrete Technician, Concrete Rubber, Wagon Drill, Diamond Point Drill, Guinite Nozzle Operator, Blaster

Laborers’ Class V

Foreman, Form Setter, Road Foreman, Reinforced Steel Placer, Bonding Aligning and Securing, Burning and Welding in conjunction with Rebar, Concrete Surfacer

Laborers’ Class VI

Outside Laborers in conjunction with Tunnels and Rock Shafts

Laborers’ Class VII

Chuck Tenders, Muckers, Nippers, Miners Helpers, Inside Laborers

Laborers’ Class VIII

Miners, Drillers, Blasters, Pneumatic Shield Operators, Lining, Spotting and Timber Workers, Rebar Steel Placer, Bonding Aligning and Securing, Welders and Concrete Surfacers