What does a Lead Laborer Leader do?

As a Laborer you provide physical labor on a construction site. Under direct supervision, you will be expected to safely operate machinery and be responsible for its maintenance and upkeep. You will assist skilled trades as needed and load and unload deliveries to the work site. In addition, you will maintain a safe job site by removing any hazards.

You could be the ideal candidate if you have a GED or H.S. diploma and some experience as a laborer able to operate a variety of tools and machinery and can lift over 50 pounds and do repetitive movements with little break in between. You must be willing to work in all types of weather including extreme conditions and can pass a drug screen before an offer an be extended.

  • Be at the job site on time
  • Provide assistance on the site as needed
  • Perform care and maintenance of assigned tools
  • Load and unload materials
  • Remove hazards from the job site
  • Assemble scaffolding
  • Perform physical labor on construction sites
  • Clean job sites
  • 0-2 years of experience as a laborer
  • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds
  • Ability to pass a drug screen
  • Able to do repetitive movements _ bend, lift, in one shift with little break in between
  • Willingness to work a varied schedule each week
  • Able to work in all types of weather include extreme conditions
  • Operate a variety of tools and machinery
  • Must be dependable
  • Must have reliable transportation
Work/Life Balance
3.2 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.0 ★
Avg. Experience8+ years

Lead Laborer Salaries

Average Base Pay

$33,913 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $34K
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“the person managing me was very organised and friendly and worked in my best interest.”

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“I love animals and I got to help pet owners take care of their animals.”

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Oct 3, 2020

“I felt like I was personal friends with the CEO and I enjoyed knowing everyone.”

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Jul 5, 2019

“My supervisor was amazing and understanding and tried to give you the benefit of the doubt.”

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Oct 22, 2021

“i was let go because the manager was close to the recruiter and she didn't like me.”

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“Don't pay enough and sometime you got sent home because all position are already filled.”

Nov 10, 2019

“Excellent pay (based on how well you work; top selector makes $40/hr)”

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Aug 25, 2021

“the only good thing i can say about this job is that I made good tip money”

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