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Construction Craft Laborer


Performs any combination of duties involving highway or building construction, environmental restoration, tunnel and shaft construction and demolition projects, utilizing specialized training and knowledge of craft skills and handling of hazardous materials. Clears and prepares sites, right-of-ways, and foundations for cementitious and asphaltic products and structures, using hand and power tools such as shovels, rakes, gas and diesel powered cutting and compacting equipment, so the final site conforms exactly to grade, size, and location specifications in blueprints or plans.

O*NET Code: 47-2061.00
DOT Code: 869.463-580

Construction laborers and helpers do many basic tasks that require physical labor on construction sites.

Specialized Skills Summary

Please fill in the form below to enter your specialized skills. Use the blank box for additional information regarding your specialized skills. Your other specialized skills may give you more eligibility for an interview. You will be contacted by MAP after submitting this form.

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1st Trade Choice:
Construction Craft Laborer
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Specialized Skills: Check all your specialized skills below:
  Site/Project Preparation and Maintenance
Tools, Equipment and Materials
Environmental Remediation
Building Construction
Heavy/Highway Construction     
Are you currently working in construction? Yes No Full-Time Part-Time Laid-Off
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