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Construction Crew - Stone Setter - $1,000 Sign On Bonus

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Line of Business:  Mausoleum



Enjoy working outdoors? Want to travel around the United States? If so, Matthews Gibraltar, the leader in the memorialization industry is looking for candidates to join our construction crews to build historic mausoleums. Take your career to the next level, working for a 160 year old company with amazing people around the US. Positions include a benefits package effective day one, as well as a strong 401(k) and employee stock plan. Join the team and apply today!


The Construction Crew - Stone Setter works with the site foreman to receive day to day assignments. S/He preforms trade skills associated with Granite and Marble fabrication, polishing, drilling and installation.  An understanding of attachment systems including brass and stainless wire, and CA Joseph hardware. S/He assists foreman to verify work is in compliance with building blueprints. S/He transfers from one task to another as necessary and has a strong focus on quality and safety.  Rates start at $25/hr. plus overtime!


****Position is 100% Travel****


***Reside in any place on the East Coast or Mid Atlantic.***


  • Time Off:  Position offers 13 days earned time off per fiscal year (starts accruing immediately) PLUS 10 paid holidays.
  • Benefits Program: Full benefits starting the first day and include: medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account (HSA) with company contribution, short and long-term disability (after 90 days), life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, and employee stock plan with company match.
  • Per Diem: Daily allowance for meals, as well as the full cost of hotel stays covered by Matthews and mileage paid for initial and return trips per each on-site project (further than 75 miles of your home).


  • Install marble and granite to cast in place concrete and block structures.
  • Install vertical trim, base, and cap on mausoleum buildings.
  • Caulking and grouting joint details.
  • Drilling anchor holes in marble and granite.
  • Polish and ease stone edging.
  • Build and dismantle scaffolding to support job tasks.
  • Use tools required to complete tasks including saws, drills, hammers, levels, squares polish / grinder motors and fastening devises.
  • Keep worksites clean and free of debris and safety hazards.
  • Inspects and assesses equipment and materials moving to and from work site.
  • Performs construction labor duties as required.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • 4+ years of previous construction experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Domestic travel either locally and nationally, may be required.
  • Basic analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, planning skills.
  • Basic verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic understanding and application of mathematical concepts.
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and management.
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.
  • Clean driving record.


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.
  • Regularly/Occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Regularly/Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.