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Jackson Contractor Group Concrete Form Setter in Big Sky, Montana



  • Full Time, Hourly Position, $24-34/hour

  • Health Insurance – Premiums are paid 100% by Jackson for you and your family – including medical, dental, vision, short term disability and life insurance.

  • Long Term Disability

  • Retirement Plan – Contributions paid 100% by Jackson, instant vesting.

  • 401k

  • Paid Time Off

  • Paid Holidays

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Safety Bonus Program

  • 50/50 Harness & Prescription Safety Glass Financial Assistance

  • Opportunity for Advancement

  • Carpenter Apprenticeship Program

  • Year-Round Work

  • Subsistence provided when working out of town.

  • And much more!

To see more benefits offered, please refer to our Careers page.


Summary/Objective The concrete form setter performs a variety of carpentry tasks associated with the prepping, pouring, placing, and finishing of concrete. This position is year-round Monday-Friday with opportunities for over-time. The pay range for Concrete Form Setter’s is $25-$30 depending on skill. Potential opportunities for employer provided housing based on availability and needs.

Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Instruct, erect, install concrete forms of all types.

  • Measure and mark lines on materials -verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.

  • Able to install block-outs, embedded angles, plates, bolts, and other anchors to formwork.

  • Understand, interpret, and troubleshoot blueprints, sketches, or building plans.

  • Anchors and braces forms and other structures in place, using nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, wedges, and timbers, or other forms of attachments.

  • Accurately erects forms, framework, scaffolds, hoists, roof supports, or chutes, using hand tools, plumb rule, and level.

  • Fabricates, assembles, and/or dissembles parts by hand or by woodworking and metalworking machines.

  • Climbs ladders, concrete formwork, or any other structures necessary to erect formwork and access elevated areas.

  • Adheres to and performs functions according to company and OSHA safety guidelines.

  • Moves and lifts heavy objects.

  • Cuts, shapes, fits, or joins wood or other construction materials.

  • Uses basic carpentry and concrete fabrication techniques.

  • Regular, timely, and predictable attendance is required for this position.

  • Performs other duties as determined and required by project need

    Working Environment

While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee is exposed to wet, cold, heat, quickly changing conditions, work near moving mechanical parts, work in high precarious places, outdoor weather conditions, extreme cold and extreme heat.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The position is required to lift heavy objects, walk and stand for long periods of time and perform strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions. The employee lifts, pushes, pulls or carries objects and uses abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue. The position requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limbed coordination. The position requires full mobility of the back, arms and legs in the course of performing this job. The employee must have excellent stamina.

While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee is exposed to wet, cold, heat, quickly changing conditions, work near moving mechanical parts, work in high precarious places, outdoor weather conditions, extreme cold and extreme heat.


Headquartered in Missoula, Montana, Jackson Contractor Group, Inc. (Jackson) offers superior General Contracting, Construction Management and Design-Build services. Established in 2000, Jackson has quickly become a regional general contractor employed by local, state, and federal agencies as well as private clients. We provide a highly technical and sophisticated construction management service while operating on a local and personal level.

We differentiate ourselves from our competitors by combining capabilities and know-how found in large construction companies with the responsiveness of a small company. We have the size and resources to tackle a broad range of projects in different market sectors including Education, Commercial, Public/Government, Healthcare/Labs, Civil/Transportation and Residential. Our expertise covers the full range of construction services allowing us to oversee a project from inception through warranty.

We currently employ nearly 300 employees across Montana and Washington with offices in Missoula, Bozeman, and Miles City, MT and Walla Walla and Spokane, WA. At Jackson, we are in an exciting time of growth but also take pride in maintaining our culture and values consisting of safety, communication, quality, integrity and pride, not necessarily in that order. To do that we encourage all of our employees to build relationships through honest, open-minded and effective communication, pursue learning, growth and self-improvement, complete everything with a pride of ownership and create a positive work-life balance.