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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  1. Site Manager

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    Fit Out Site Manager

    My client is a well know Contractor based in Glasgow City looking for a experienced site mnager with fit out expeience to work in there small works division looking after contracts up to 4Million. My client focuses a lot on fit out and refurbishments of commercial ...

  2. Project Manager

    Location: Scotland

    Salary: £40000 to £50000 p/a

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    A Project Manager is required to oversee an interesting array of construction projects within the food manufacturing industry. Our ideal candidate would have experience managing multi-contract projects.  This would be an ideal role for an experienced Project Manager who wants a change from main contracting and who enjoys the challenges ...

  3. Junior Project Manager

    Location: Scotland

    Salary: £30000 to £30000 p/a

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    A Junior Project Manager is required to oversee an interesting array of construction projects within the food manufacturing industry across my Clients Scottish and UK Facilities.This will give you exposure to managing multi-contract projects on a variety of sites. This role will involve a good deal of travel between ...