Laborer Jobs in Albany, NY

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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Carver Sand Gravel Llc - Altamont, NY (11 miles from Albany, NY)
Job Information Carver Sand & Gravel LLC Construction Laborer Apprentice in Altamont, New York Skilled Construction Craft Laborer- Apprentice Trainee A Skilled Construction Craft Laborer works in support...
1 day ago
Albany, NY
Fire & Water Damage Restoration Company located in Albany, NY is now hiring project managers, technicians, cleaning/demo laborers, and many other open positions need to be filled....
10 hours ago
Hoffman Development Company Incorporated - Albany, NY
Job Information Hoffman Development Corporation Construction Laborer/Carpenter in Albany, New York Description Construction Laborer/Carpenter The Construction Laborer is responsible for the building...
1 day ago
Schenectady, NY (8 miles from Albany, NY)
Blue Steel Construction and Management is a full service construction and property management company that serves the capital region. We are currently seeking a part time handyman to help us with...
4 days ago
Schenectady, NY (8 miles from Albany, NY)
This is an open position for an experienced sire construction laborer. Must be dependable, honest, detail oriented and punctual....
4 days ago
Rosetti Development Companies - Albany, NY
General Laborer & Maintenance Technician Seeking a motivated, hands on, reliable worker to join our team. Position is full-time....
6 days ago
Cohoes, NY (5 miles from Albany, NY)
You will be required to fulfill tasks such as hanging gutter, installing leaf protection, and general labor tasks. Job Requirements: Must have valid drivers license Vehicle to and from work Able...
6 days ago
TEMCO - Albany, NY
Job Description Full -Time Handyman (Operations) Albany, NY, United States of America Back Apply Now Back Apply Now Overview ATALIAN Global Services, Inc. is the U.S. division of ATALIAN Group, a...
10 days ago
Albany, NY
Have construction experience and want to make a lot of money? $70,000.00 - $100,000.00 Plus per year $1500-$3000 Plus per week We are looking for hard working individuals whom are driven to...
11 days ago
Cascade Drilling LP - Schenectady, NY (8 miles from Albany, NY)
Did you play in the dirt as a kid? Do you enjoy working outdoors on hands-on projects? Is one of your goals to travel around the United States? Look no further! Come join an amazing team of close...
14 days ago
Albany, NY
Now Hiring Gutter Installers Now Hiring Gutter Installers, potential $1500+ weekly once fully trained. Now hiring installers who take pride in their work. You will work hard, meet high standards,...
18 days ago
Amsterdam, NY (22 miles from Albany, NY)
year (Preferred) License/Certification: Driver's License (Required) Work Location: Multiple locations Work Remotely: No Duties: Concrete work Demolition and/or cleanup Drywall hanging and finishing Framing...
18 days ago
Watervliet, NY (4 miles from Albany, NY)
Couple of construction laborers needed compensation: 15/hr QR Code Link to This Post Need a couple of construction laborers to help fill dumpster and some light concrete work (need to have some experience...
20 days ago
Ballston Spa, NY (18 miles from Albany, NY)
We are looking for someone that can do general labor which will include the following: 1) Assisting other trades on the site with items such as framing, siding, carpentry, sheetrock, kitchen and bath...
20 days ago
Troy, NY (11 miles from Albany, NY)
Dan Dan the Gutterman is looking to hire someone to help us install gutters, gutter guards and down spouts. we also do some fascia work from time to time. If you have gutter experience that would...
21 days ago

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Albany, NY

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

$44,050

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Albany, NY 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 Albany, NY
  • 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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