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General Laborers work on a wide range of construction sites, from buildings to highways. Typical duties mentioned on a General Laborer resume sample include preparing job sites, ensuring safety conditions, transporting materials, using power tools and other equipment, building temporary structures, and collaborating with engineers and contractors. Based on our collection of example resumes, these workers should demonstrate stamina, physical strength, attention to safety, time management, teamwork, and good communication skills. No formal education is necessary, but a high school diploma may be required to start a specialized apprenticeship program.

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General Laborer

Loaded and unloaded structure materials and moved material in work areas.

  • Assisted with clerical duties.
  • Maintained tools, equipment, and work sites.
  • Managed shift equipment and material.
  • Removed debris and trash.
  • Performed other duties as assigned by the manager.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

General Laborer

General Services

  • Provided cooking, maintenance, assistance and handling of the food grill station.
  • Provided cooking, maintenance, assistance and handling of the bakery station.
  • Performed routine utility services throughout the various departments of the restaurant for quality daily operations.
  • Oversaw the kitchen maintenance issues and needs.
  • Served as a dishwasher as needed in the kitchen.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

General Laborer

Received, stocked, and re-warehoused merchandise on a daily basis as requested by immediate supervisor

  • Handled stock in a careful and safe manner and ensured customer satisfaction by maintaining expected stock level to all store sections.
  • Operated assigned warehouse equipment in performing the functions of the job
  • Keep warehouse, including inventory, neat and orderly
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Freelance/ Painter/ General Laborer

Performed duties as a freelance carpenter for fashion week events

  • Assisted lead carpenters with the assembly of furniture and other related tasks
  • Helped with the installation of flooring and staging for performances
  • Loaded and unloaded all project materials, performed rubbish removal
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
Building Construction
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
5

General Laborer

General laborer

  • Performed each task with focus on quality
  • Maintained a clean and safe work environment
  • Gathered and removed trash and debris
  • Removed dirt, grime, and bugs, prior to the detailing process
  • Provided general cleaning of facility
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
C
Certificate
6

General Laborer

Assisted with construction and demolishing of buildings

  • Loaded and unloaded structure materials and moved materials in work areas
  • Maintained tools and equipment
  • Dug trenches and placed pipes or cables for drains and extra services
  • Removed debris and trash at construction sites using wheelbarrows
  • Performed other duties as assigned by manager
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
7

General Laborer / Deburring

Carried out various mechanical operations such as washing parts, removing burs, tumbling and sandblasting parts.

  • Efficiently operated various types of machines to ensure parts are completed within specified tolerances.
  • Helped other co-workers to carry out mechanical assembly related tasks.
  • Carried out other jobs such as tooling or area cleaning.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

General Laborer/team Leader

Generated daily orders to pull from in-stock door styles, drawer fronts, and open frames.

  • Prepared orders for shipping.
  • Shipped trucks and tracked orders to confirm orders are correct and delivered.
  • Addressed any questions/concerns that truck drivers have.
  • Assisted with monthly inventory counts and processing.
  • Team Leader of a crew of 21, mediating employee relations.
  • Managed communications in-house and corporate wide in reference to work flow and productions needs.
  • Assisted with evaluations, safety reports, and quality concerns.
  • Issued maintenance orders.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

General Laborer

Exceeded production quote at the warehouse through application of efficient strategies for speedy and high quality production.

  • Check merchandise for damage and perform repairing tasks before dispatching for shipping.
  • Profound ability to communicate in small and large group situations to clients and employees of the organization.
  • Highly skilled in transporting raw materials, finished products, and tools through plant physically or by means of powered equipment.
  • Familiar with health and safety regulations, and able to recognize quality control methods.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

General Laborer

Assisted operation of general site vehicles and tools for example sweepers, mowers, trimming equipment, etc.

  • Cleaned up work areas
  • Performed general maintenance on machines such as minor repairs and changing oil, etc.
  • Fueled vehicles and equipment
  • Cleaned trucks
  • Completed landscaping projects
  • Followed all safety policies and procedures
  • Performed other job-related duties as assigned
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
GED
GED

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