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Job Title: Construction Laborer

Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled and reliable Construction Laborer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in construction and be able to perform a variety of tasks to support our construction projects. The Construction Laborer will work under the supervision of a foreman and will be responsible for assisting with the construction of buildings, roads, bridges, and other structures.


  • Assist with the construction of buildings, roads, bridges, and other structures
  • Load and unload construction materials
  • Operate hand and power tools
  • Perform basic carpentry, masonry, and concrete work
  • Clean and prepare construction sites
  • Assist with the installation of electrical and plumbing systems
  • Follow safety procedures and guidelines
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in construction preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics
  • Ability to operate hand and power tools
  • Physical stamina and strength to perform manual labor for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation

Working Conditions: The Construction Laborer will work outdoors in various weather conditions and may be required to work in confined spaces or at heights. The position may require the use of personal protective equipment and the ability to lift heavy objects.

Salary: The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings options.

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all qualified candidates to apply.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Construction Laborer

What is the best way to find and hire a Construction Laborer near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Construction Laborer applicants. Employers posting their Construction Laborer job on Indeed get about 12 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Construction Laborer applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Construction Laborer are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 10 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 12 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Construction Laborer positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Construction Laborer role?
SMS has 98% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Construction Laborer job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Construction Laborers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 159% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Construction Laborer applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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