Working at Shaw Brothers is more than just a job - it's something to be proud of. With some of the most modern equipment in the industry, our best-in-class team is a place you can build a career long into the future. We hire and promote from our internal talent - providing opportunities to our team - and work hard to foster an environment of camaraderie, teamwork, safety and excellence in everything we do. Ready for the next step in your career? Start your journey with Maine's leading earthwork and aggregate company today.

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"Shaw Brothers has given me an OPPORTUNITY to build a career."

Shaw Brothers is an equal opportunity employer. While most of our hiring occurs in early spring, we always accept applications and look for hard-working team players who want to be part of a successful site-work contracting company. Positions we most often hire for are site workers, truck drivers, and equipment operators. Shaw Brothers provides employees with a competitive benefits package - check out our offerings below.


Working at Shaw Brothers provides you with the opportunity to develop a long-term career that you are rewarded for. We strongly believe in helping our team grow professionally and personally, rewarding hard working by promoting within. With the opportunity to change positions, your career at Shaw Brothers will never become stagnant. If you lack prior construction experience, no worries. At Shaw Brothers a strong work ethic is just as important to us as an existing skillset. We will help place you in a position to succeed.

  • Office
  • Project Management
  • Estimating
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • HR
  • Management
  • Dispatch
  • Supervisor
  • Foreman
  • Gravel Pits
  • Loader Operator
  • Pit Office Worker
  • Crusher Operator
  • Survey
  • Asphalt Plant & QC
  • Paving Plant Operations
  • QC
  • Shop
  • Welding
  • Mechanics
  • Operators
  • Backhoe Operator
  • Crane Operator
  • Dozer Operator
  • Excavation Operator
  • Loader Operator
  • Crusher Operator
  • Mill Operator
  • Skid Steer
  • Pavers
  • Asphalt Roller
  • Asphalt Raker
  • Wheelman
  • Tack Truck
  • Site
  • General Labor
  • Pipe Layer
  • Traffic Control
  • Drivers
  • Dump Truck Driver
  • Lowboy Truck Operator


Have questions about working at Shaw Brothers? Here are some answers to the most commonly asked questions we receive. For questions not covered below, feel free to contact us.

How can I apply?

We love to meet people. The best way to apply is in person at 341 Mosher Rd in Gorham, Maine. The office is open Monday to Friday from 630am to 5 pm.

Does Shaw Brothers travel?

We work in a 40-mile radius around Gorham, Maine.

How many hours a week will I work?

The average employee sees 45 to 60 hours a week. We are a task-driven company, not a schedule-driven company. Hours can vary from week to week, depending on the scope of work assigned.

Does Shaw Brothers offer benefits?

Absolutely! Scroll up on this page to see the list of benefits we offer our team.

Does Shaw Brothers offer paid time off?

We offer a mix of paid PTO, Vacations, and Holidays.

Do I need my own work tools?

No, Shaw Brothers will supply all work tools and safety supplies except for work boots.

What will I need on my first day?

Water, food, sunscreen, and a good attitude.

Does Shaw Brothers offer training?

Yes, we believe people are one of our greatest assets. Most of our current supervisors started their careers as job site laborers.

Join our team

Our employees are the backbone of Shaw Brothers Construction and make our team shine above the rest. Think you have what it takes to work with Shaw Brothers? We'd love to talk - check out our current job openings.

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We work hard protecting the safety of our own crew, our collaborators, and our clients. At Shaw Brothers, our primary goal is for everyone to make it safely home to their families at night.