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Skilled Laborers are workers who have specialized training or a learned skill-set necessary to performing the work at hand. Skills relevant to this position and found on example resumes include providing general labor and skilled labor on various construction and remodel projects like painting, installation of flooring, framing, drywall, electricity and plumbing; and performing heavy manual labor in extreme weather conditions. The type of education required on a Skilled Laborer's resume varies depending on the job and the employer in which the applicant is interested.

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Skilled Laborer

Initiated several critical path evolutions in the Plant's extensive intake system chlorine upgrades

  • Assisted various trades during scaffold erection/de-erection, heavy equipment spotting, high pressure hydro-cleaning, and general plant maintenance tasks
  • Completed all critical path evolutions well within all projected safety, ALARA and schedule parameters set forth by the customer
  • A current red-badge worker
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
Special Education Arts Department
2

Experienced Skilled Laborer

Organized level of security for safety of clients and the general public.

  • Monitored traffic control in regard to work zone regulations.
  • Provided assistance utilizing a multitude of heavy machinery.
  • Prepared timely reports and documented daily timed events.
  • Utilized Certification in Lead Safety/Renovation in repairing, painting, diggings, filling, and leveling ground to required specifications.
  • Participated in the coordination of events and secured property once events are completed
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
3

Skilled Laborer/ Job Lead

Ensure deadlines are met by exercising leadership skills to manage employees on projects to assure quality procedures and timelines are met

  • Utilize communication skills to coordinate tasks between the project manager, insurance company, and the homeowner/client to make sure standards are achieved
  • Customer Service skills: Confidently makes first contact with customers and job sites, described services that need to be performed and gets contracts signed. Able to deal in emotionally stressful environments and effective at calming the situation.
  • Demonstrate adaptability by responding to many different jobs with different expectations while maintain enthusiastic attitude and consistent work quality on a daily basis
  • Demonstrated initiative and organizational skills by using Excel spreadsheets to organize the shop and monitoring sheets.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Psychology
4

Skilled Laborer

Prepared work site for paving and re-surfacing using shovels, picks and other hand tools to remove debris

  • Shoveled and forked hot asphalt and spread onto pavement
  • Compacted and leveled asphalt to ensure proper grade
  • Loaded and unloaded trucks with tools, equipment and materials
  • Cleaned work area, tools and equipment in preparation for storage upon completion of jobs
  • Raked, smoothed, tampered and removed excess material using appropriate tools
  • Ensured quality standards were met in finished asphalt and completed resurfacing jobs
  • Performed extreme physical labor for extended periods of time under all weather conditions
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Skilled Laborer

Prepared work site for paving and re-surfacing using shovels, picks and other hand tools to remove debris

  • Shoveled and forked hot asphalt and spread onto pavement
  • Compacted and leveled asphalt to ensure proper grade
  • Loaded and unloaded trucks with tools, equipment and materials
  • Cleaned work area, tools and equipment in preparation for storage upon completion of jobs
  • Raked, smoothed, tampered and removed excess material using appropriate tools
  • Ensured quality standards were met in finished asphalt and completed resurfacing jobs
  • Performed extreme physical labor for extended periods of time under all weather conditions
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Skilled Laborer

Verify ship load numbers to ensure material placement accuracy based on written or verbal instructions

  • Operate ship loading and unloading equipment, monitor product movement to and from cargo ship to the dock
  • Coordinating activities with other workers to ensure constant productivity
  • Used safety straps and chains to unhook 20' PVC pipes
  • Directed crane operator for safe cargo placement
  • Constantly ensuring clean & safe work environment for the least safety hazards, and right before shift change
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
7

Skilled Laborer

Currently work as part of a team to assist in the installation of fiber optic and copper cable

  • Build communication cabinets, racks, and other communication enclosures
  • Perform pathway installation to include cable tray, ladder rack, and J-hooks
  • Communicates effectively with technical and supervisory personnel
  • Maintain availability by remaining available to travel to defined location to perform duties as assigned by Site Manager
  • Ability to understand and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Strong capability to write correspondence, and speak effectively with other employees of the organization
  • Capable of standing and walking long periods, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, and lift items exceeding 100 pounds
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
8

Skilled Laborer

Painting, involving indoor sectional painting, exterior of full houses.

  • Stripping and buffering of floors, sanding old floors and staining for new finish demolition.
  • Repaired and maintained plumbing, door hardware, groundskeeping on rental property.
  • Installed, repaired and replaced roofing systems and shingles.
  • In charge of complete turn over on all rental properties.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Skilled Laborer

Mixed and matched paints according to customer specifications.

  • Painted surface using brushes, spray guns and paint rollers
  • Applied putty, wood filter, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces.
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim moldings.
  • Built and hung custom doors and frames.
  • Operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches.
  • Monitored tool and equipment condition and arranged for repairs when needed.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Construction Management
10

Skilled Laborer

Dig ditches and trenches using round point shovel and picks before squaring area off.

  • Measure and mark distances to layout areas where construction work is performed.
  • Load and unload building materials distributing them to appropriate site locations
  • Clean and prepare construction site to eliminate possible hazards.
  • Tend to pumps, air compressors and generators to provide for power tools and construction machinery.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job

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