Construction Laborer

Job Description

Construction laborers typically do the following:

  • Clean and prepare construction sites by removing debris and possible hazards
  • Load and unload construction materials
  • Dig trenches, back-fill holes, or compact dirt
  • Use of hand tools, power tools and lightweight machinery, such as a pipe saw or compactor
  • Follow instructions from Supervision
  • Climbing ladders and working on uneven ground.
  • Working outdoors in all types of weather.
  • Work with a Team


  • Report each day on time ready and willing to work
  • Ensure reliable transportation to and from the job-site
  • Ensure project safety rules and environmental regulations are followed at all times.
  • Safely Operate and maintain all hand and power tools
  • Communicate daily with the supervisor
  • Take direction provided by superiors
  • Pay great attention to detail


  • Experience on heavy highway construction projects preferred but we are willing to train
  • Safety Conscience and OSHA 10 Certification
  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction materials, tools, equipment, and methods.
  • Ability to think clearly under pressure
  • Laborers must have endurance to perform strenuous tasks throughout the day.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time often in hot/cold temperatures--with few breaks.
  • Ability to lift and carry over 50 lbs.
  • Ability to make repetitive movements
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Ability to multi-task

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary based on experience
  • Employee Health Insurance is paid 100% while working
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401K Program with 4% Company Match

Job Classification:

Full-time, Seasonal