Laborer Jobs in West 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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Construction Laborer - URGENT Hire

  • Martinsburg, WV
  • 3 days ago
Commercial General Contractor is actively seeking an experienced construction laborer to assist superintendent with daily clean up and maintenance of a construction jobsite in Martinsburg, WV....

Construction helper

  • Inwood, WV
  • 8 days ago
Help wanted: Looking for helpers for a busy pool construction company. Long hours (12-16 hrs) Monday - Friday. We travel long distances, so a current and valid drivers license in required. Some...


  • Charleston, WV
  • 17 days ago
Handyman/ construction worker interested on traveling all around the state to do great quality work for a family owned business. WE PAY BY CONTRACT!!! MUST HAVE PERSONAL TOOLS!!...

General Handyman

  • Charleston, WV
  • 17 days ago
General Handyman/carpenter needed for a national shed company. This full time role will focus on warranty claims and punch list work as well as working in the production shop here in Richmond....

Construction General Labor

  • Gerrardstown, WV
  • 18 days ago
Construction General LaborerPeopleReady of Gerrardstown, WV is now hiring Construction General Laborers!...

Handyman - Travel Required

  • Clarksburg, WV
  • 19 days ago
Seeking knowledgable and experienced handyman for commercial maintenance work. Must have tools, transportation and valid ID. Steady work orders....


  • Harpers Ferry, WV
  • 20 days ago
QR Code Link to This Post I have an AirbNb on the river in Harpers Ferry WV and looking for someone to help with miscellaneous tasks - power washing, gutter cleaning, carpet cleaning, intermittent...

Seeking Construction Laborers

  • Eleanor, WV
  • 24 days ago
Now seeking Construction Laborers in Elanor, West Virginia ASAP!!...

Gutter Installer-1

  • TruTeam
  • Morgantown, WV
  • 45+ days ago
We are looking for individuals who are eager to develop and apply their skills in ways that make a positive impact to communities. Here, you'll be proud to be a part of a company known for putting...

Demographic Data for West Virginia

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Salary for Laborer Jobs in West Virginia

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireConstruction research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Laborer positions

  • Blackhawk Mining
  • Mantech International Corporation
  • Asplundh Tree Expert Company
  • GPAC
  • Kitchen Tune Up Corporate Office
  • FLSmidth
  • Asplundh Tree Expert, LLC - 040
  • Asplundh Tree Expert, LLC - 442
  • CBRE
  • Coastal Drilling East, LLC

Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Laborers in West Virginia offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (45.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (20.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (2.8%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Laborers in West Virginia
  • None (43.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (40.2%)
  • 1-2 years (15.2%)
  • 4-6 years (1.2%)

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