Laborer Jobs

Perform basic tasks on site that require significant physical activity. One of the most essential functions laborers are responsible for is cleaning up and preparing construction sites before and after work each day to maintain a safe and organized work environment. They also load and unload materials, install markers to shift traffic patterns around the worksite, and assist craft workers as necessary. They follow plans and instructions from supervisors and other higher-ranking personnel.

Laborers do not require much training, but may still perform a variety of tasks with a wide range of supplies, including simple tools like shovels and more complex equipment such as pavement breakers or jackhammers. The most common types of projects they are involved in are building or tearing down structures, constructing roadways, and digging tunnels and mineshafts.

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Tradesmen International - Fort Wayne, IN
$15/ hour Tradesmen is seeking Safety minded Construction Laborer. In this position you must be able to travel forshut down work. Will need to have or be able to obtain MSHA certification. Pay is $15...
3 days ago
Jackson, MS
compensation: $13.00 an hour employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post In need of a General Maintenance ASAP AAA Apartment Staffing is looking for a highly skilled individuals to...
3 days ago
Medford, OR
occur. Basic skills required: ability to lift and maneuver heavy objects, experience in using hand tools, small power tools, measuring devices, climb ladders, good communication skills (verbal and wri...
3 days ago
Able Services - New York, NY
JOB SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Superintendent, the Handyman is responsible for maintaining the physical condition and appearance of the site, related fixed and portable equipment and ins...
2 days ago
MO Dept. of Natural Resources - Jefferson City, MO
BUILDING CONSTRUCTION WORKER I/II The Missouri Department of Natural Resources seeks a full-time Building Construction Worker I/II at Cole County Central Headquarters, for P&D Statewide...
2 days ago
Albany, OR
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Gutter Installer position available Full time, long term availability Competitive pay - Depending on experience Entry level -...
2 days ago
Chesterland, OH
compensation: $13.00 - $17.00/hr employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Company Profile A1 Concrete Leveling is the nation's largest concrete leveling company. With over 50+ locally...
2 days ago
Nampa, ID
1314 Shilo Dr compensation: $13.00 and up per hour employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Local company looking for garage door installer, experience a plus star at $13.00 and up...
2 days ago
Los Angeles, CA
compensation: Based on Price List employment type: contract QR Code Link to This Post Custom Decorators, Inc. (CDI) is the premiere in-home design and installation service for major retailers in...
2 days ago
Sodus, MI
DOE employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Local construction company seeking a laborer who either has some experience in the construction field or is willing to learn. We work on all...
2 days ago
Hampton, VA
compensation: Depends on experience employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Need a general handy man to join our construction team. Person must have experience in light electrical,...
2 days ago
Dallas, TX
ing: Construction company is seeking Full-Time, Skilled Tape Bed &Texture - Painter - Skilled Handyman. Most of our work is residential remodel and investment properties. You will be responsible for...
3 days ago
Austin, TX
13450 Research Blvd compensation: Hourly Pay + Bonus employment type: full-time internship QR Code Link to This Post DECO Window Fashions is looking for an energetic, friendly, customer service...
3 days ago
El Paso, TX
EXPERIENCE employment type: employee's choice QR Code Link to This Post General Skill Construction Laborer Para trabajos de construccion en general Experincia en remodelaciones y reparaciones en general...
3 days ago
EventQuip - Lansdale, PA
EventQuip is currently seeking hard-working, dependable, and motivated people to install temporary tents, flooring and other infrastructure for special events. These are full time positions with...
3 days ago

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