As the last person to touch the hot asphalt surface before rolling, the lute person works the hot mix by hand with a rake to repair any pavement imperfections.
With an eye for quality, lute people determine how the finished job looks.
High school diploma or GED
Knowledge of paving equipment
Follow directions well
Day/night shifts and long hours during paving season
Outdoor work environment
Heavy physical activity (shoveling, lifting)
$10 to $23 per hour