Northeast Region

Skilled Construction Laborer

Position Summary: 

A Construction Laborer position includes various manual tasks associated with construction operations.


  • Comply with (and actively promote) all Safety policies and procedures including reporting all accidents, incidents and near misses to ensure adherence to our Number One Core Value – Safety, first in everything we do.
  • Must understand and comply with all Company safety policies and procedures.
  • Clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.
  • Excavate by hand ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, or compact and level earth to grade specifications, using picks, shovels, pneumatic tampers, or rakes.
  • Position, join, align, or seal structural components, such as concrete wall sections or pipes.
  • Load, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tools, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans or specifications.
  • Position or dismantle forms for pouring concrete, using saws, hammers, etc.
  • Complete equipment reports on rack truck, compressors.
  • Must have knowledge and understanding of the procedures to use the tools and equipment safely and properly.
  • Organize and maintain tool trailers in a neat and orderly fashion.


  • Must have 2-5 years of Heavy/Civil Construction experience.
  • Must be able to follow verbal instructions.
  • Maintain good health status and flexibility to bend, push, pull, stoop and/or twist.
  • Must be able to perform strenuous work in varying weather conditions.

Necessary Attributes:

  • Must possess the ability to adapt to different personalities and management styles.
  • Team player and with strong interpersonal and verbal skills.
  • Reliance on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Dedicated and hard working.
  • Strong commitment to success of all.
  • Possess a strong work ethic.
  • Demonstrate the upmost professionalism in how you represent yourself.
  • Show quality in everything you do.
  • Lead with integrity while producing high quality work. 

The Middlesex Corporation is an “Equal Opportunity Employer—Minorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Persons”

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