Laborer Jobs in Chesapeake, VA

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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Hampton, VA (22 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
INCLUDING PAINTING AND DRYWALL, FLOORING, CABINETS, TILE, FRAMING, TRIM, SOME PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL, SIDING, ROOFING, DECKS AND FENCES, DOORS AND WINDOWS....
2 days ago
Aerotek - Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Description: Looking for General Laborer/carpenter with some sort of form or concrete experience. Need someone with foundation experience....
2 days ago
Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
In need of a skilled handyman to maintain residential properties in the Hampton Roads area (Peninsula and Southside) and limited needs at an office building. Must have own transportation (truck or...
1 day ago
Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Handyman needed (VIRGINIA BEACH) compensation: $20 per hour QR Code Link to This Post Looking for someone to do odd jobs on our rental properties as they come up... Currently need someone to get...
3 days ago
Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Must be handy. know some framing, painting, electric and plumbing. HVAC and roofing is a plus....
9 days ago
Hampton, VA (22 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
InterSolutions is seeking service-oriented individuals to fill apartment Maintenance Technician positions in Hampton, VA. If you are self-motivated and dependable, then this is the opportunity for...
9 days ago
Allan Myers - Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Laborer can become a specialist within a crew such as a "Top Person" or a "Pipe Layer" on a pipe crew. Digging, spreading and shoving dirt and gravel using pick and or shovel....
10 days ago
Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Multiple positions for each needed ASAP Fay Southeast is part of Shikun & Binui USA Construction, a family of diversified heavy-civil and industrial construction companies recognized for safe and...
13 days ago
Chesapeake, VA
We are looking for a reliable Gutter Installer to join our construction team. Responsibilities include inspecting sites, taking measurements and removing hazardous items, making time and material...
13 days ago
Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Construction Workers needed. Hiring all positions and skill levels. Fiberglass pool installers Heavy Equipment Operators - excavation and site work Hardscape Installers - Pavers and retaining...
15 days ago
Chesapeake, VA
Acoustical Ceiling subcontractor needs a driver/laborer who can operate vans and small box trucks as well as work general labor on job sites (no CDL required)....
16 days ago
Portsmouth, VA (9 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Construction Helpers Needed. Great Pay! The job consist of sweeping, shoveling, pushing wheelbarrows, and moving material. Must be capable of lifting 40 lbs and climbing a ladder. Having a drivers...
16 days ago
Installed Building Products - Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Gutter Installer Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk Requisition ID 2021-3127 Position Type Full-Time The Company Tidewater Insulators is part of the Installed Building Products (IBP) family of companies....
16 days ago
Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Looking for an experienced gutter installer or motivated individual with construction experience. GUTTER BUDDIES Gutterbuds.com *We pay higher than the industry standard *must have valid DL *Not...
26 days ago
Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
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

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Chesapeake, VA

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

$31,190

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Chesapeake, VA 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 Chesapeake, VA
  • 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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