Laborer Jobs in Charleston, SC

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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Charleston, SC
Gutter Protection Installers Needed! No Experience Necessary! compensation: Weekly Direct Deposit employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post A Major company in the Charleston area is...
1 day ago
Charleston, SC
Job Information Aerotek General Laborer in Charleston, South Carolina Description: We are in need of General Laborers for a variety of different civil site work locations in the Charleston area....
2 days ago
City of Charleston - Charleston, SC
Job Information City of Charleston Construction Worker in Charleston, South Carolina Job Description Responsible for constructing, maintaining and repairing public facilities, property, streets,...
4 days ago
Charleston, SC
Filling positions immediately!! Requirements for open positions: Verifiable experience. Must have your own transportation. Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check. Must possess a...
5 days ago
Charleston, SC
General laborers needed for our civil sitework division operating in and around the Charleston area. Experience appreciated. Pay is negotiable depending on skills and experience. Weekly pay....
5 days ago
Handyman Connection Charleston - North Charleston, SC
Handyman for Residential and Light Commercial Handyman Connection Charleston Greater Charleston Area, SC Full-Time/Part-Time $25.00 - $30.00/Hour Job Details Company Overview Being versatile is...
5 days ago
Charleston, SC
Pronto Home Repairs is looking for talented individuals to join its team in the East Tampa area! If you have experience in the following categories please CLICK HERE TO APPLY! The work we...
8 days ago
Charleston, SC
Job Information Aerotek Construction Workers in Charleston, South Carolina Looking to hire ASAP for Construction Laborers and Heavy Equipment Operators!...
9 days ago
Confidential - Charleston, SC (5 miles from Charleston, SC)
We place temporary safety guardrails in new residential homes along with other construction safety equipment. Requires hard work with flexible hours. Must have a clean DMV record, GED or high...
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11 days ago
Johns Island, SC (9 miles from Charleston, SC)
Handyman / Painter wanted for Johns Island based elite residential home maintenance and caretaking company. Learn valuable estate maintenance and caretaking skills. Full Time hourly position with...
13 days ago
Charleston AFB, SC (10 miles from Charleston, SC)
ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITIES SAFE WORK ENVIRONMENT TRADES THAT WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING TO FILL : -Laborers -Brick Mason -Brick Mason's Helper -Iron Workers -Pipe Welder /Filters -Fire Watch -Concrete...
13 days ago
Charleston, SC
Duties include electrical work, pulling wire, laying pipe, digging holes, cleaning the construction site and other general labor functions. Must have at least 1 year construction....
17 days ago
BG Multifamily - North Charleston, SC
Make Ready Technician / Punch Technician BG MULTIFAMILY provides talent to apartment communities across the nation!...
18 days ago
Charleston, SC
Residential Handyman wanted $30 an hour! With signing bonus! ( ) compensation: $30 an hour QR Code Link to This Post Our organization is currently looking to fill a few handyman positions in the...
18 days ago
Staff Zone - Charleston, SC
Job Information Staff Zone Construction Laborer in Charleston, South Carolina Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites. May operate hand and power tools, cement mixers....
18 days ago

Demographic Data for Charleston, SC

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Charleston, SC

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Charleston, SC 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 Charleston, SC
  • 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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