Laborer Jobs in Metairie, LA

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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Kenner, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Gutter installers wanted. Will train, but some construction experience is a plus. Great wages (paid in cash) and hours. If you are a hard worker and enjoy the outdoors, come work for us. We always...
6 days ago
Gretna, LA (8 miles from Metairie, LA)
We are a Small Building Contractors / Property Maintenance Company: We are seeking Someone to help us Maintain some Commerical and Residential Properties: General Experience in Construction...
7 days ago
Kellermeyer Bergensons Services - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Company Overview: For over 70 years, Kellermeyer Bergensons Services (KBS) has delivered best-in-class property services to major retailers, healthcare, churches, and commercial facilities across...
13 days ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Gutter Installers compensation: Paid by Production employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post LOOKING FOR HARD WORKING AND DEPENDABLE GUTTER INSTALLER. Job does require you to carry and...
15 days ago
Metairie, LA
Multi-skilled Part-Time Carpenters ACE Handyman Services of Metairie needs your expertise! We are one of Greater New Orleans top-rated handyman, repair, and remodeling companies. We have provided...
18 days ago
BG Multifamily - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Make Ready Technician / Punch Technician BG MULTIFAMILY provides talent to apartment communities across the nation!...
18 days ago
Arabi, LA (10 miles from Metairie, LA)
Potter's Property Solutions is looking for property preservation specialists to repair foreclosed real estate in Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, and Tennessee. As a property...
24 days ago
One Man And A Toolbox, LLC - New Orleans, LA (8 miles from Metairie, LA)
Looking for PROFESSIONAL part and full time RESIDENTIAL construction pros who are proficient in all areas of repairs, installation and construction. You MUST have your own tools, a truck or van, a...
30+ days ago
Express Employment Professionals-New Orleans - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Recommended Skills Construction Heavy Lifting Laborer Skilled Laborer Trench...
30+ days ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
LOOKING FOR HARD WORKING AND DEPENDABLE GUTTER INSTALLER. Job does require you to carry and work from ladders at different heights. OPPORTUNITY TO EARN GOOD MONEY Apply at: Audubon Gutters 1100...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Metairie, LA

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Metairie, LA

This is the average annual salary for Laborer jobs in Metairie, LA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Metairie, LA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (46.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (20.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (13.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.3%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Laborers in Metairie, LA
  • Less than 1 year (54.0%)
  • None (17.4%)
  • 1-2 years (15.3%)
  • 2-4 years (11.0%)
  • 4-6 years (2.2%)

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