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Construction Laborers perform a variety of duties on construction sites. Typical resume samples for this job highlight responsibilities like mixing ingredients, pouring concrete, shoveling asphalt, installing and aligning structures, handling construction materials, and driving trucks. Based on our collection of example resumes, the most successful candidates demonstrate dexterity, stamina, physical strength, time management, and teamwork. Those interested in a Construction Laborers position should hold a high school diploma or the equivalent. On-the-job training is provided by most employers.

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Construction Laborer

Cleaned and prepared construction sites to eliminate possible hazardous materials.

  • Loaded, unloaded and identified building materials, machinery, and tools, and distributed them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans and specifications.
  • Measured, marked, and recorded openings and distances to lay out areas where construction work will be performed.
  • Mopped, brushed, and spread paints, cleaning solutions, or other compounds over surfaces to clean them or to provide protection.
  • Signaled equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery, equipment, and materials.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Construction Laborer

Structured the construction of a $300,00 dollar home

  • Operated equipment and company vehicles
  • Constructed a $200,000 dollar ice cream shop
  • Completed a $30,000 dollar garage as the project manager
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Sport Management
3

Construction Laborer

Provided manual labor as to digging holes and ditches with shovel and other hand/power tools.

  • Occasional spotting or flagging of heavy equipment and other vehicles.
  • Cleaned and maintained tools and other equipment.
  • Responsible for keeping site and grounds at sites clean and neat.
  • Performed work safely in accordance with departmental safety procedures and operates equipment safely.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Construction Laborer

Measured, marked, or recorded openings or distances to layout areas where construction work will be performed

  • Dug ditches or trenches, backfilled excavations, and compacted and leveled earth to grade specifications using picks, or shovels
  • Mixed, poured, and spread concrete using portable cement mixers
  • Operated jackhammers or drills to break up concrete or pavement
  • Maintained air monitoring or other sampling devices in confined or hazardous environments
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Construction Laborer/ Housekeeping

Conducted inspections using instruments, metering devices, tape measures, or test equipment

  • Knowledge to perform light electrical, plumbing, and carpentry repairs.
  • Maintained inventory count on office supplies
  • Duties include sitting, standing, bending, reaching, walking during 8 hour shift.
  • Able to work in extreme weather conditions.
  • Followed all safety rules, company policies and procedures 100% of the time.
  • Great oral /written communication skills.
  • Maintain team player work ethics.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Construction Laborer

Assisted in clearing debris on construction sites

  • Helped with maintaining machinery and hand tools on a periodic basis
  • Managed roadside maintenance by trimming trees and cleaning ditches
  • Drove equipment and supplies truck to and from the site
  • Filled potholes, shoveled and raked materials and spread asphalt and gravel as instructed
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
7

Construction Laborer

Applied caulk, sealants and other agents to installed surfaces.

  • Completed tear down of existing modular buildings and prepared to bring back to site.
  • Brought modular buildings together and bolted.
  • Laid tile and set carpet.
  • Painted exterior trimmings.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

General Construction Laborer

Performed maintenance and construction work, including operation of construction equipment, and painting.

  • Light electrical work, plumbing, brick-laying, concrete forming, and excavation.
  • Maintain inventory and submit written request for supplies, test and evaluate new supplies and equipment.
  • Cleaned and polished lighting fixtures; replaced light bulbs of needed.
  • Exceptional ability to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to lifting heavy items ( up to 170lbs. unassisted)
  • Washed, waxed windows, door panels, and sills.
  • Swept, scrubbed and mopped floors.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
9

Construction Laborer, Client Services

Directly interfacing with clients, preparing proposals and performing estimates

  • Planning and Executing projects including but not limited to: Construction, Building Restoration, Power Washing,
  • Ensuring all projects are completed in a safe and efficient manner
  • Performing any additional tasks needed to ensure customer satisfaction and project completion
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
BS
Sociology / Criminal Justice
10

Construction Laborer

Worked on various [company name] sites located in the Bronx as handyman to minor tradesman through the course of some years.

  • Demolished deteriorated walls and flooring of past buildings, bagging and disposing the debris.
  • Assembled and pasted down vinyl tile flooring for kitchens, closets, etc.
  • Applied grout between ceramic tiles for bathroom floors and walls. Caulked vacancies.
  • Learned collectively about stocking skills and sanitary consideration to customers.
  • Prepped the restaurant's ambiance by unfurling facades and props. Staged outdoor dining if weather-permitted. And set table furnishes, some of which correlates with the time of day (flowers, candles, doilies, etc.).
  • Aided in the duties of fellow staff; serving number orders, filling serve-treys, reloading depleted necessities, cleaning most of the quarters. Circumventing the premises as a logistical assistant.
  • Dishes, utensils, food vessels thoroughly scrubbed and rinsed before placed in wash machine.
  • Stocked managed cookery equipment.
  • Sweeping, mopping the kitchen and customer quarters.
  • Bathroom and store-front cleaning.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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