General labourers work on building new sites for the construction companies and contractors in order to support and assist skilled people such as carpenter, bricklayers, destruction experts, drywallers, cement finishers, and roofers. Their major task is to perform physical work in addition to additional duties assigned by the supervisor.

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General Labourer Resume Sample

 

JOHN DOE

52 Example Street • Houston, TX 90109 • (020) 999-9999 • john @ email . com


OBJECTIVE: A general labourer position with ABC Construction Company utilizing exceptional physical capabilities, attention to detail and other interrelated knowledge acquired during experience in the construction field.

KEY QUALIFICATIONS
• Over 6 years of experience as general labourer
• Familiar with numerous kinds of construction tools
• Proficient in reading production schedules and conveying materials
• Physically fit, hard working and talented
• Demonstrated ability to gain knowledge quickly, follow safety precautions, and

SPECIAL SKILLS
● Customer Relations● Communication● Multiple Tasks Handling
● Materials Management● Housekeeping● Loading / Unloading
● Work Allocation● Machines Maintenance● Repetitive Movements

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
May 2005 – Present
AAA Construction Services – Oshawa, ON
General Labourer
• Load and unload building materials and move materials towards working areas
• Level earth by means of rakes and shovels
• Remove debris and trash at construction sites by means of wheelbarrows and other equipment
• Clean up spills
• Manage traffic at or near construction sites
• Erect concrete forms, scaffolding and ramps
• Mix, pour and extend concrete and asphalt
• Help in drilling and blasting

July 2002 – May 2005
Republic Services – Vaughn, ON
Labourer
• Operated a range of equipment; pavement breakers, jackhammers, and power tools
• Worked as a key element of team with other skilled staffs
• Handled work on site with little or no supervision
• Disassembled and maintained extra passing structures
• Helped other skilled employees including carpenters, welder and working engineers
• Cleaned tools, equipment and work area


EDUCATION
High School Diploma (2000)

PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES
• Extended standing  • Heavy lifting  • Working in extreme weather conditions

ADDITIONAL
• Particularly effective in following oral and written instructions
• Special talent for numeric calculations
• Excellent hands-eye coordination