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Concrete Laborer job description

A Concrete Laborer is a construction professional who specializes in pouring concrete at construction job sites. They set up forms to create walls, structures or pillars at construction sites anywhere from roadsides to building foundations.

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Concrete Laborer responsibilities include:

  • Designing and building forms
  • Setting up the forms
  • Pouring concrete

Job brief

We are looking for an experienced Concrete Laborer to join our team, where they will be responsible for designing and building concrete forms with construction machines or hand-mixing tools. 

A Concrete Laborer’s responsibilities include focusing on pouring concrete, but they may also be required to apply stains like sealants and waterproofing after finishing concrete.

Ultimately, you will work with other construction experts on various job sites to pour concrete and construct various types of concrete structures as needed.


  • Use wire mesh to reinforce the concrete
  • Spread and smooth concrete
  • Mold expansion joints and edges
  • Use stains or colors to add the finishing touch
  • Add small stones or other materials for decoration
  • Apply waterproofing and sealant to protect the concrete work

Requirements and skills

  • Proven work experience as a Concrete Laborer or similar role
  • Ability to perform strenuous tasks with hands
  • Ability to kneel, bend and lift heavy materials
  • Ability to measure accurately and read specifications
  • Relevant training and/or certifications in Concrete Labor

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