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Laborers usually work for construction companies and are responsible for building a wide range of structures, from bridges to railroads. Common responsibilities seen on a Laborer resume sample include preparing job sites, making sure safety guidelines are implemented, transporting materials, operating power tools and heavy equipment, collaborating with engineers and contractors, and building temporary structures. Successful candidates showcase in their resumes attention to safety, physical strength, stamina, teamwork, good communication skills and problem solving orientation. Most Laborers hold a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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1

Laborer

General farm duties

  • Planting, spraying, irrigating
  • Supervised staff of 20 in food preparation and cleanup.
  • Adapted duties to suit personalities of staff and settled management disputes peacefully.
  • Effective communication skills and capable of working within a team or autonomously when required
  • Achieved a perfect attendance record in last job. Arrived on time and stayed until cleanup was complete every night.
  • Worked with many different types of people, both as supervisors and supervisees.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
2

Laborer

Performed general construction of homes. Poured concrete, build form for walls, strip forms, assembled framing for homes. Disposed of waste. Ensured construction was completed correctly.

  • Team players works well with others
  • Managed and performed loading and unloading of shipments of windows at dock daily. Management shipping supplies and materials, packaged and secured windows for shipment. Lifted windows and moved goods with fork lift. Scanned window codes, inspected windows for defects and deficiencies.
  • Performed safety tasks daily to ensure zero accidents
  • Communicated with management on a daily basis
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Laborer

Planted and maintained vegetation through activities such as mulching, fertilizing, watering, mowing, and pruning.

  • Smoothed surfaces with sandpaper, brushes, and steel wool.
  • Removed fixtures such as pictures and electric switchcovers from walls prior to painting.
  • Erected scaffolding or ladders to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Painted surfaces with brushes, spray gun, and paint rollers.
  • Yard maintenance
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
4

Laborer/field Foreman

Overseen all skilled trade employees when superintendent was not present.

  • Prepped, cut, and graded concrete floor areas.
  • Operated, staged, and safeguarded most equipment, materials, and goods utilizing rod/pipe laser, hand tools, and front end loader.
  • Installed Cat5 and phone lines into office trailer for fax and land lines.
  • Located utilities underground ensuring safety for facility.
  • Laid 6" to 96" concrete pipe tile for water and sewer.
  • High profile jobs: Jeep, Toledo Hospital, and Toledo Express
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
5

Laborer

Assisted in home construction and finish work.

  • Assisted in coordinating subcontractors with day to day duties.
  • Received inbound calls and emails from clients and provided prompt resolution.
  • Blue Print reading.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Laborer

Refuge Department

  • Clean The City Streets
  • Take safety precautions as needed
  • Certification in Fork lifting
  • Learned proper procedures to handling hazardous material, and heavy lifting
  • Help direct traffic and helped driver navigate through traffic
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Business And Marketing
Business And Accounting
7

Laborer

Drove company trucks to different work sites

  • Activated and deactivated water service of Newark Residents
  • Paved roadways with fresh asphalt using a variety of equipment and tools
  • Worked as a mediator between clients and employees, orchestrating which employee is in the best position to serve a client in the most time effective manner.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Mechanical Engineering
8

Construction Laborer

Perform tasks involving physical labor at commercial and domestic buildings and demolition sites

  • Brush, mop, or spread paints, cleaning solutions, or other compounds over surfaces to clean them or to provide protection
  • Read and interpret plans, instructions and specifications to determine work details
  • Load, unload, and identify building materials, tools, and machinery and distribute to appropriate locations according to project plans and specifications
  • Position, join, align, and seal structure compounds such as sheet rock, tile, and mouldings
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Management
MA
Master of Arts
9

Laborer

Potholed utilities

  • Laid concrete
  • Performed backhoe duties
  • Operated industrial power machinery efficiently
  • Carryout digging, leveling and paneling tasks as per requirement
  • Assisted in construction and building maintenance tasks
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Laborer

Prepare sites to ensure maximum optimization of construction work procedures

  • Clean and maintain construction equipment appropriately
  • Ensure that all work is being done in compliance with the company's protocols
  • Communicate with co-workers to maximize the profit of the company
  • Estimate the quantity of the product for the amount of work
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Business Administration

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