Laborer Jobs in Canton, MS

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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LeafFilter - Ridgeland, MS (15 miles from Canton, MS)
LeafFilter Gutter Protection Installers needed for immediate work as independent contractors. We provide you with in-depth knowledge of our products so you can correctly and efficiently install...
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2 days ago
Madison, MS (9 miles from Canton, MS)
Looking for dependable help in the field of construction. Company focuses on demolition and construction clean up.
15 days ago
Thompson Construction Company - Canton, MS
Job Information Thompson Construction Service Construction Workers in Canton, Mississippi Preferred skills: General carpentering,caulking, nailing, sheet rock, painting, framing, and basic use of...
18 days ago
Ridgeland, MS (15 miles from Canton, MS)
Gutter Installer Needed Pay Per Job compensation: $1500 to $2500 average per week (Part time and Full Time available) QR Code Link to This Post We are looking for reliable subcontractors to...
25 days ago

Demographic Data for Canton, MS

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Canton, MS

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

$28,560

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Laborers in Canton, MS 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 Canton, MS
  • 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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