General Labourer Jobs

General Labourer Jobs are mainly available in the trade and construction industry. General labourer roles require candidates to partake in manual work that may be physically demanding, including the digging of trenches, building walls or plastering. General labourers may often work alongside skilled tradespeople. The construction industry also requires General labourers to help set up and dismantle access equipment and prepare specific materials- such as cement and plaster.

General Labourer: Responsibilities

General labourer positions often include the following responsibilities;

  • Transporting products between receiving warehouse and production areas.
  • Maintain industry vehicles and material handling equipment in safe and good working condition.
  • Operate equipment such as hand jacks and wheeled carts safely.
  • Ensure the work area clean, safe and organised.
  • Lifting, carrying and moving vast amounts of materials.
  • Inspect product upon delivery to identify any damages.

General Labourer:Required Skills and Work Conditions.

In order to succeed as a General Labourer, candidates should have basic numeracy and literacy skills, good communication skills and the ability to follow both verbal and written instructions. General Labourers are often paid an hourly rate, with the average rate ranging between £7.50-£12 per hour. Labourers will mostly work in outdoor environments and building sites, with the average general labourer working between 35-40 hours per week.

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Job Listings

  1. Labourer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £11.00 p/h

    Category: Labourer

    Are you immediately available for work in the Edinburgh area.
    We are looking for a team of Labourers with CSCS cards, PPE and the right attitude .
    This will be in the city centre and is ongoing min of 3 months work .
    Please get in touch 

  2. General Labourer

    Location: Shotts

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Labourer

    Stafffinders are currently looking for Labourers with loft insulation experiance for a Temp to Perm contract in Shotts.
    Must have

    Valid CSCS Card
    Experience in loft insulation 
    PPE
    Clean driving licence and be over 23 years of age for an insurance purposes
    Rate of pay £10.50/h
    If interested ...

  3. General Labourer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Labourer

    General Labourers with valid CSCS card required for ongoing work in Edinburgh area.
    Work will consist of assisting trades, tidying site and following instruction as directed by site foreman.
    Applicants must have an in date CSCS card, PPE and should have relevant experience of similar type works.
    Rate of pay ...

  4. General Labourer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Labourer

    General Labourers with valid CSCS card required for ongoing work in Edinburgh area.
    Work will consist of assisting trades, tidying site and following instruction as directed by site foreman.
    Applicants must have an in date CSCS card, PPE and should have relevant experience of similar type works.
    Rate of pay ...

  5. Skilled Labourer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Labourer

    Stafffinders are currently looking for skilled labourers for ongoing work in Edinburgh.
    Previous experience working on busy civils projects is essential to be considered for this role.
    Must have CSCS card and PPE.
    Ongoing work and various contract lengths available.
    If you're interested, please Apply now.
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