Laborer Jobs in South Carolina

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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Moncks Corner, SC
Handyman wanted, starting at $30/hr ( ) compensation: Starting at $30/hr QR Code Link to This Post We are looking for residential contractors that are well versed in General interior/exterior...
2 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...
2 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....
2 days ago
North, SC
Laborers will be assigned to work night shift with the pump watch crew at our underground utility Northmill Creek project in Winston-Salem, NC....
11 hours ago
Myrtle Beach, SC
We are a General Contractor looking for a general laborer/construction helper....
1 day 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,...
12 hours ago
North, SC
Construction Laborer Job Employer Name: SpiderID: 10952493 Location: North Carolina, North Carolina Date Posted: 7/19/2021 Wage: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour Category: Building Trades/Construction Job Code...
12 hours ago
Lugoff, SC
TRI SOLUTIONS IS NOW HIRING FULL TIME POSITIONS! STARTING PAY $15 / HR, MORE WITH EXPERIENCE. WE INSTALL EPOXY FLOORING FOR COMMERCIAL CLIENTS IN THE EASTERN CAROLINA AND SOUTH CAROLINA REGIONS....
3 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...
2 days ago
North, SC
Civil Construction Worker (Centerline, MO) job in North Carolina, USA / United States | Construction Jobs inSync Staffing Location: (27601), Salary: Competitive Type: Permanent Main Industry:...
11 hours ago
Myrtle Beach, SC
Needing someone ASAP! We work in pirateland camping resort as one of the construction and renovations vendors. We rebuild decks, put up covered porches, rubber roofs, install flooring, etc. We are...
3 days ago
Columbia, SC
I am currently looking to hire some general construction helpers for a project in Columbia, SC. Your main job duty is to help keep a clean commercial jobsite....
4 days ago
Blue Ridge Rural Water Company - Greer, SC
Water Distribution Technician ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND TYPICAL TASKS Reports to a Crew Chief as assigned. Assists in the installation of water taps. Assists in the repair of water leaks. Assists in...
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4 days ago Blue Ridge Rural Water Company
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...
5 days ago
Charleston, SC
Job Information Aerotek Construction Workers in Charleston, South Carolina Looking to hire ASAP for Construction Laborers and Heavy Equipment Operators!...
6 days ago

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in South Carolina

This is the average annual salary for Laborer jobs in South Carolina as reported by the BLS.

$31,090

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in South Carolina 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 South Carolina
  • 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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