Laborer Jobs in Cookeville, TN

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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Fixtur World, Inc. - Baxter, TN (11 miles from Cookeville, TN)
Please READ before applying: If you cannot pass a drug screen, please don't waste our time or yours! If you are not living near or interested in living near Cookeville, TN, you may not want to...
9 days ago
Vulcan Materials Company - Cookeville, TN
Instructions If you are a current Vulcan Materials employee, please apply with your personal email address. Job Description Build Your Career. Build Americas Future. Vulcan Materials Company is...
12 days ago
Excel Temporary Service - Hilham, TN (12 miles from Cookeville, TN)
Moving building materials Assisting builders Carpenters $16-$18/hour Must supply some basic hand tools for the job Will be helping to expand current agriculture style buildings Duties may include: framing...
13 days ago
Cookeville, TN
Potter's Property Solutions is looking for property preservation specialists to repair foreclosed real estate in Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, and Tennessee. As a property...
21 days ago

Demographic Data for Cookeville, TN

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Cookeville, TN

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

$31,940

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Cookeville, TN 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 Cookeville, TN
  • 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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