Construction Worker
Job Description

Construction Worker Job Description

Construction Worker Job Overview

Construction workers perform manual tasks that are part of building, installation, demolition, and other construction projects. Although their daily responsibilities vary based on the project, tasks may include preparing construction sites, loading and unloading equipment or materials, removing debris, installing fixtures, assembling and disassembling temporary structures at the job site, handling hazardous materials, and assisting contractors and heavy machinery operators. They must follow all health and safety regulations to ensure projects are completed successfully. Construction workers typically work contract jobs and flexible hours.

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Construction Worker Job Template

Construction Worker Job Summary

We are looking for a capable and reliable construction worker to join our team. You’ll take direction from the project foreman to help prepare job sites, load and unload construction materials, remove debris, assist team members, and perform any other tasks needed to get the job done right. You should be great at following instructions, show up on time, ready to work with a can-do attitude, and be a team player. If you’re looking for good pay, flexible hours, and a job you can take pride in that lets you do something different every day, apply now!


Ashburn, VA

Construction Worker Responsibilities

  • Load, unload and prepare any tools or materials on site that will be used to complete the build, so the crew can operate efficiently.
  • Remove any trash, debris or hazardous materials from the area to prep the site before construction begins
  • Work with your crew through all stages of the project to make sure that the job is done efficiently
  • Assist tradespeople and heavy equipment workers as needed with plumbing, electrical, roofing and other trade work as needed
  • Follow all health and safety guidelines to ensure you and your team members are free from injury
  • Clean up any tools, trash, and building materials once construction is complete to ensure a clean work site

Construction Worker Qualifications

  • Knowledge of basic engineering and construction methods is preferred but we will provide training
  • Some experience using construction equipment highly preferred
  • Important to be able to work independently and with a team, take direction and follow through
  • Must have excellent hand eye coordination, good balance, and have the physical strength to be able to do the work

Construction Worker Compensation

$15.74 / hour (National Average)

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