Laborer Jobs in Edison, NJ

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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Lawrence Township, NJ (23 miles from Edison, NJ)
JR HANDYMAN for Commercial Handyman/Construction Company in Business over 30 years!!! REMOTE OPPORTUNITY WITH COMPANY VEHICLE Weekly Compensation Medical, Dental, AND Vision Benefits 24/7 company...
2 days ago
Randolph, NJ (24 miles from Edison, NJ)
House remodeling company is looking for a handyman with his own transportation. Must be able to do carpentry work, light plumbing, light electrical, ceramic tiles and must have a minimum of 10...
1 day ago
Guardian Service Industries - Jersey City, NJ (22 miles from Edison, NJ)
Guardian Service Industries is looking for qualified Handyman to cover a full time position at one of our locations in Jersey City, New Jersey. The ideal candidate will be reporting directly to...
17 hours ago
Cedar Knolls, NJ (21 miles from Edison, NJ)
This is the perfect opportunity for someone with HANDYMAN skills or a Maintenance background. If you would like to work with a Company that VALUES its TEAM MEMBERS this could be the job you have...
1 day ago
Jersey City, NJ (22 miles from Edison, NJ)
Window guard installation Bleed out radiators Window cleaning - Light electrical skills/knowledge - Light plumbing skills/knowledge - tiling skills - drywall and paint skills & Spackling - Sanding, Framing...
10 hours ago
Newark, NJ (19 miles from Edison, NJ)
I need 2 laborers to fill up dumpster. Also I need somebody for trim(baseboard. Windows doors). Can start now. I can pay by hour or day...
1 day ago
North Brunswick, NJ (7 miles from Edison, NJ)
Looking for a motivated, hard working, responsible individual to help with construction tasks. individual needs a drivers license. There is opportunity for an individual who has no training to...
3 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (24 miles from Edison, NJ)
Looking for an experienced person that knows how to do handyman work (such as repairing sinks, grout work, painting, patching holes and addressing the problem before it happens. Also will need to...
3 days ago
Middlesex, NJ (6 miles from Edison, NJ)
Lift 50-60lbs Experience on commercial construction sites preferredVerifiable work history that confirms your professional skills and experienceSome Construction Associate assignments have additional...
4 days ago
East Brunswick, NJ (5 miles from Edison, NJ)
Handyman & Laborer (Edison) compensation: Depends On Experience QR Code Link to This Post Construction Handyman Company is looking for hard workers to help assist in the remodeling of homes in the area...
4 days ago
East Hanover, NJ (20 miles from Edison, NJ)
-Pay is based on experience;. $100-$150 daily for Laborers. $150-$250.00 daily to experienced skilled/trade workers. Pay is weekly or when job is complete....
5 days ago
Guardian Service Industries - Morristown, NJ (18 miles from Edison, NJ)
Maintenance/Handyman- HOTEL : Guardian Service Industries Inc. is looking for a qualified employee to fill one full time position at one of its New Jersey hotel locations in Morristown, NJ....
6 days ago
Guardian Service Industries - Jersey City, NJ (22 miles from Edison, NJ)
Guardian Service Industries is looking for qualified Handyman to start working at on of our locations in Jersey City, New Jersey. Weekends ONLY 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM. GREAT SECOND JOB! POSITION...
6 days ago
Edison, NJ
Apartment complex located in Edison, NJ is looking for Maintenance/Handyman for full-time position. The ideal candidate should have experience with apartment prep/turn-over and/or construction....
7 days ago
Nutley, NJ (24 miles from Edison, NJ)
I am looking for immediate assistance in many different types of construction work. You don't have to have a lot of experience, but you must be able to; communicate adequately in English, read and...
7 days ago

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Edison, NJ

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Laborers in Edison, NJ 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 Edison, NJ
  • 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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