Position Description

2024 General Application
Location East Tennessee Area
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General Employment Application


The general employment application is used to fill future open positions.  It gives candidates an opportunity to apply when no current positions are available.

Note:  Candidates submitting a general application are considered as the need arises for all companies. No guarantee of employment is made by the completion of an application.

 Work Tasks

  • Office
  • Grade work
  • Cut and fill operations
  • Soil compaction
  • Setting grade
  • Utility Work
  • Laying drainage pipe
  • Building culverts
  • Bridge construction
  • Concrete Work
  • Retaining Walls
  • Paving
  • CDL Positions
  • Erosion control
  • Traffic control
  • Other tasks as related to construction and the need of Blalock Companies


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • High School diploma or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Must pass a physical examination, drug screen, and criminal background check
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with other employees and the general public.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands and fingers, handle or feel and talk or hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • The employee works in a variety of weather conditions of heat, cold, rain and snow. Weather conditions can result in a lost hours worked
  • The employee is regularly required to use feet to push pedals and other controls,
  • The employee must use speech and hearing for communication needs,
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds,
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • May be required to work weekends and holidays.