Laborer Jobs in Chapel Hill, NC

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 - Morrisville, NC (14 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
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...
6 days ago
A1 Consulting - Cary, NC (20 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Immediately needed part-time and on-call building maintenance repairs and upfit skilled labors, who can perform any of the following trades in commercial buildings: 1. Sheetrock and carpentry...
7 days ago
Chapel Hill - Chapel Hill, NC
Minimum Qualifications Knowledge of: Construction Worker I - No knowledge of general construction methods and practices required Construction Worker II - Basic construction methods and practices of...
8 days ago
Pittsboro, NC (14 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
construction sites preferredVerifiable work history that confirms your professional skills and experienceSome Construction General Labor assignments have additional screening requirements, such as...
8 days ago
Cary, NC (20 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Jobs: Handyman Rotted Wood Repair Siding Window & Doors Exterior Trim Electrical Plumbing Crown molding Carpentry Painting Sheetrock Tile installation...
12 days ago
BG Multifamily - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Make Ready Technician / Punch Technician BG MULTIFAMILY provides talent to apartment communities across the nation!...
12 days ago
Bg Multifamily - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
A Make-Ready / Punch Tech turns recently vacated homes into apartments ready for occupancy....
16 days ago
Champion Windows - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Overview Champion is seeking for an Assistant Carpenter / Installer On the job training with growth opportunities! As an Assistant Carpenter / Installer, you will support the lead installer in the...
20 days ago
Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
construction sites preferredVerifiable work history that confirms your professional skills and experienceSome Construction Associate assignments have additional screening requirements, such as background...
30+ days ago
Custom Decorators, Inc - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Custom Decorators, Inc. (CDI) is the premiere in-home design and installation service for major retailers in North America, specializing in custom-made window blinds, shutters and drapery. Our...
90+ days ago
The Town of Carrboro - Carrboro, NC (4 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
General Definition and Conditions of Work Starting Pay for position - $30,022 *This position includes a housing stipend that will be added to the minimum pay for the job and result in total annual...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Chapel Hill, NC

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Chapel Hill, NC

This is the average annual salary for Laborer jobs in Chapel Hill, NC as reported by the BLS.

$33,910

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Chapel Hill, NC 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 Chapel Hill, NC
  • 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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