Laborer Jobs in California

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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Construction Laborers Needed For Solar Project

  • Aerotek
  • Simi Valley, CA
  • 1 day ago
An established Commercial Solar installation company is seeking 6 general laborers for 6-8 week project in Simi Valley, CA....

Construction Laborer (Grinding) - 1st Shift

  • Aerotek
  • South El Monte, CA
  • 1 day ago
A Custom manufacturer of booths and portable class rooms located in South El Monte, CA is seeking a candidate to assist on the 1st shift. This is a long term position located in South El Monte....
Code Link to This Post Our company picked up a brand new contract in the Novato area and we are looking for crew members to help expand our company Looking for: CDL Drivers Machine Operators Locators Laborers...

Handy Man

  • Creston, CA
  • 1 day ago
QR Code Link to This Post Looking for a person that has experience in doing miscellaneous tasks on a ranch such as fixing fencing, plumbing, painting, irrigation projects, as well as gardening,...

Construction Laborer Grinding

  • South El Monte, CA
  • 1 day ago
A Custom manufacturer of booths and portable class rooms located in South El Monte, CA is seeking a candidate to assist on the 1st shift. This is a long term position located in South El Monte....
EXPERIENCED GARAGE DOOR INSTALLER AND/OR TECHNICIAN NEEDED ASAP Door Pros Garage Door Company is accepting applications for our Garage Door Installation and Service team! Door Pros Garage Door...

Apartment Maintenance Handyman

  • Stockton, CA
  • 21 hours ago
Looking for your next role? InterSolutions has multiple openings for skilled Apartment Maintenance Technicians! If you are a motivated and reliable worker looking for full or part-time work, you...

Yard Laborer - Ready Mix Union - San Jose

  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • San Jose, CA
  • 2 days ago
Build Your Career. Build America’s Future. Vulcan Materials Company is the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials...

Apartment Maintenance Handyman

  • Hollywood, CA
  • 2 days ago
We are looking for applicants who have a knack for hands-on work and great handyman skills....

Entry Level Construction Laborer

  • Aerotek
  • Montebello, CA
  • 1 day ago
If interested, call Jennifer at ... or email your resume to: [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Entry Level Construction Laborer About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts...

Skilled Construction Worker

  • Zebra Restoration Services
  • Rocklin, CA
  • 2 days ago
Job Description: General construction to include, but not limited to, sheetrock, tape & texture, installing baseboard, trim, casing, crown molding, resetting vanities, sinks, toilets, cabinetry, flooring...

Apartment Maintenance Handyman

  • Berkeley, CA
  • 21 hours ago
We are looking for applicants who have a knack for hands-on work and great handyman skills....

Skilled Handyman/Customer Service

  • Sherman Oaks, CA
  • 2 days ago
Skilled Handyman for apartment projects with ability to perform most construction trade pickup work....

Handyman or contractor

  • Rowland Heights, CA
  • 2 days ago
We are looking for a handyman or general contractor who have legal paper to work in the United States to contract with us as an independently contractor to perform some of the following tasks: Paint...
Steady work opportunities consisting of light civil construction; painting; framing; excavation work; electrical; equipment installation; light roofing; blocking; light welding; cell tower improvements...

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in California

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Highest Education Level

Laborers in California offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (45.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (20.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (2.8%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Laborers in California
  • None (43.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (40.2%)
  • 1-2 years (15.2%)
  • 4-6 years (1.2%)

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