Construction Worker Job Description

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Construction Worker

Construction Worker responsibilities

  • Assisting tradesmen and machine operators in construction projects
  • Erecting and breaking up scaffolding, ramps etc. with attention to safety
  • Unloading and carrying materials at construction sites

Construction Worker Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for a competent Construction Worker to work on buildings, roads and other construction projects. You will be the one to help the plans of architects and engineers come to life and become full and solid structures.

Experience in working on relevant projects and using equipment is essential. You must have physical strength, endurance and work well with your hands. Being good in collaboration and following instructions and safety rules, are also important.


  • Assist tradesmen and machine operators in construction projects
  • Erect and break up scaffolding, ramps etc. with attention to safety
  • Unload and carry materials at construction sites
  • Use equipment to break old forms and structures
  • Use explosives to demolish structures according to instructions
  • Prepare and apply construction materials to build structures or fill gaps (e.g cement)
  • Smooth and level new concrete or other materials
  • Clean out site from debris and discarded material
  • Place traffic signals where appropriate


  • Proven experience as construction worker
  • Experience in operating equipment like trench rammers, drills, pneumatic hammers etc.
  • Knowledge of mixing and pouring construction material (concrete, sand, grout etc.)
  • Knowledge of basic engineering and construction principles and methods
  • Able to work in a team
  • Able to read instructions and blueprints when needed
  • Very good knowledge of English (spoken and written)
  • Excellent balance and eye-hand coordination
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Construction Worker Job Description Examples

Construction Worker • Legacy Homes Management

Job Description

Legacy Investments Group is rapidly growing and needs an experienced construction worker who is well-rounded and experienced in trim carpentry, sheetrock, mudding, finish work, electrical and has a general plumbing background. This candidate will be working on our Construction Suppport Team, doing tasks like, framing, sheet rocking, tape, mud and sand walls, painting, trim... c...

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Construction Worker • Aerotek


You will be using hand tools to install and fabricate aluminum materials and fiber glass material to make skylights for commercial buildings such as schools, businesses etc. This is a growing industry and a growing company that takes pride in their work and supports the people they hire with work life balance, a pleasant work environment and opportunities to grow...



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Construction Worker • BlueRecruit

Are you a construction pro with remodeling, HVAC, installation, carpentry, concrete, heavy equipment, welding, plumbing, appliance repair, residential, commercial, or electric experience? Are you looking to learn and start a new career? Either way, we’d love to hear from you.

The construction industry as a whole is booming, and we are looking for hard working folks that want an opportunity to....

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Construction Worker • Aerotek

• Description: Non-Construction general labor in the KC metro area. The candidate must have reliable transportation as they will be traveling to and from different job sites. They will be assisting with various aspects of the project such as clean up, labor, and more. Skills:* hand tools, power tools, concrete, labor, landscaping, construction, electrical, mechanical, equipment operation, wor...

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