Laborer Jobs in Virginia

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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Fairfax, VA
Are you a hard-working individual looking to enter a growing industry? InterSolutions has various opportunities for Apartment Maintenance Technicians with handyman skills in the Fairfax, VA area!...
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BG Multifamily - Chester, VA
Make Ready Technician / Punch Technician BG MULTIFAMILY provides talent to apartment communities across the nation!...
1 day ago
AvalonBay Communities - Tysons Corner, VA
Creating a better way to live is the purpose that binds AvalonBay associates. With over 280 communities and nearly 84,000 apartment homes, you have endless opportunities to make a difference in...
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Hampton, VA
JAMES RIVER REMODELING IS LOOKING TO HIRE AN EXPERIENCED HELPER. AS A REMODELER WE DO WORK IN ALL AREAS OF CONSTRUCTION. INCLUDING PAINTING AND DRYWALL, FLOORING, CABINETS, TILE, FRAMING, TRIM,...
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Midlothian, VA
Experienced gutter installers needed. Can start work immediately. Must be able to run a gutter machine. Very competitive pay. Please text Ron at ... if interested.
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Aerotek - Chester, VA
Aerotek is hiring for 4 General Laborers for a large subcontractor for Dominion Energy. Candidates will be responsible for installing silt fencing and hydroseeding on site....
10 hours ago
FAM Construction, LLC - Fairfax, VA
Survey Fairfax, VA, USA Full Time Medical/Dental/Vision/401k + Match FAM Construction, LLC is a joint venture between Ferrovial Agroman and Allan Myers. Ferrovial has been active in the North...
21 hours ago
Aerotek - Virginia Beach, VA
Description: Looking for General Laborer/carpenter with some sort of form or concrete experience. Need someone with foundation experience....
1 day ago
BG Multifamily - Richmond, VA
Make Ready Technician / Punch Technician BG MULTIFAMILY provides talent to apartment communities across the nation!...
1 day ago
Ruston Paving Co, Inc - North, VA
PAVING AND GRADING LABORER $1,000 SIGNING BONUS THROUGH JULY 2021!...
1 day ago
Virginia Beach, 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...
2 days ago
Midlothian, VA
We are an established bathroom remodeling company with a career opportunity for a skilled technician or handyman to assist a skilled technician on full bathroom remodels. Must be able to do minor...
2 days ago
Richmond, VA
HardHat is looking for general construction laborers here in the Richmond VA area for long term work with possibility of temp to hire....
1 day ago
FJ INDUSTRIALLLC - Winchester, VA
FJ Fred Jones & Industrial Mechanical Now Accepting Applications At Both Our Winchester And Broadway Offices For The Following Positions: Industrial and Commercial Construction Workers with Experience...
1 day ago
Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. - Dulles, VA
******IF YOU ARE INTERESTED, PLEASE GO TO KENSINGTONGLASS.COM AND CLICK ON "WORK FOR US" TO APPLY.****** Looking for something new? Want a job with a respected and supportive company? Looking for...
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Salary for Laborer Jobs in Virginia

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

$31,950

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Laborer positions.

Highest Education Level

Laborers in Virginia 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 Virginia
  • 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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