Sample Construction Worker Job Description

Job Description

[CompanyX] maintains a long history of financial strength, award-winning building quality, and unwavering commitment to innovation. We’re seeking a construction worker with similar values, who can put their training to work on a variety of building initiatives involving commercial, agricultural, and residential applications. This professional will be responsible for working on multiple projects at once, ensuring compliance with all federal and state procedures, regulations, and codes. We are searching for individuals who strive to be the best and take pride in the communities and properties we develop. With each project, you will be counted on to uphold the standards of quality and innovation we’re known for.

Objectives of this Role

  • Participate in all aspects of construction projects, from foundation to finish work
  • Utilize available resources to perform project duties efficiently
  • Perform all work in a safe and efficient manner, following all standards of performance
  • Function as part of a collaborative environment and work closely with other construction team members and industry professionals
  • Maintain high standards of workmanship that adhere to original plans and specifications

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Complete previous projects or receive new project instructions from construction manager or supervisor
  • Clean and prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards and ensure day-to-day safety, and keep tools and equipment in good working condition
  • Load and unload, and identify and distribute materials to the appropriate location
  • Operate machinery according to project plans and specifications
  • Prepare construction sites by digging, moving dirt, or compacting space as needed
  • Provide assistance to contractors (i.e. craft workers, electricians, painters) as required
  • Document and report work delays, emergencies, and other project disruptions

Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general equivalent (GED)
  • Ability to handle physical labor
  • Basic math and measurement skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a team environment
  • Experience as a general laborer in the construction industry

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fluent or solid working knowledge of Spanish
  • Prior concrete and/or construction experience
  • Familiarity with reading blueprints