Laborer Jobs in Cohoes, 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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Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Mobile Home Solutions is a parts and service company that specializes in repairs, service & upgrades to Mobile Homes. Please visit to see what we are all about. Good...
2 days ago
Aerotek - Selkirk, NY (18 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Skills: Construction, General labor, Production, Concrete, Power tool, Hand tool, Mechanical aptitude, Line inspection, Assembly, Loading, General construction, Heavy lifting Additional Skills & Qualifications...
3 days ago
Greenwich, NY (23 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Experienced window treatment installer wanted for full time position. Absolutely must have experience. Experience with motorized shades preferred. Email with resume. Thank you
4 days ago
Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, 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....
6 days ago
Carver Sand Gravel Llc - Altamont, NY (17 miles from Cohoes, 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...
7 days ago
Hoffman Development Company Incorporated - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, 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...
7 days ago
Schenectady, NY (11 miles from Cohoes, 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...
10 days ago
Schenectady, NY (11 miles from Cohoes, NY)
This is an open position for an experienced sire construction laborer. Must be dependable, honest, detail oriented and punctual....
10 days ago
Rosetti Development Companies - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
General Laborer & Maintenance Technician Seeking a motivated, hands on, reliable worker to join our team. Position is full-time....
12 days ago
Cohoes, 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...
12 days ago
Middle Falls, NY (23 miles from Cohoes, NY)
FULL TIME INSTALLER NEEDED Northeast Seamless Gutter Co. is a highly regarded gutter installation company in the Capital District and Adirondack Region. We work with award winning builders and...
13 days ago
TEMCO - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, 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...
16 days ago
Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, 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...
17 days ago
Cascade Drilling LP - Schenectady, NY (11 miles from Cohoes, 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...
20 days ago
Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, 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,...
24 days ago

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Cohoes, NY

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Laborers in Cohoes, 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 Cohoes, 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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