General Labourer

Number of Positions: 
Abcott Construction
Job Location: 
Brantford and Surrounding Areas
Hours of Work: 
  • Monday to Friday - Day Shift
  • Some weekends may be required
Job Duties: 

The General Laborer, working in the ICI construction sector, will be efficient, safety minded, have good communication skills and be a team member. Capable of working with minimal supervision and willing to follow directions closely. Ideally we are looking for laborers with special skills, such as concrete forming and carpentry. We offer a consistent work schedule, competitive pay and are committed to the development of our employees.

  • Perform setup and cleanup tasks at job sites
  • Operate hand and power tools of all types
  • Erect and dismantle scaffolding or other temporary structures; build and position forms for concrete and dismantle forms after use
  • Load and unload construction material on job sites
  • Perform heavy labour such ditch digging and concrete demolition
  • Assist skilled workers with construction projects in all phases of rough and finish carpentry
  • Blueprint reading an asset
  • Maintain a clean job site to eliminate possible safety hazards
  • Plays an important role in supporting Abcott staff in the construction process
Job Qualifications: 
  • Valid driver's license
  • Basic understanding of construction principles and procedures
  • Preferably experienced in using power, manual equipment and measurement tools
  • Ability to read documents and drawings an asset
  • Follow Safety guidelines at all times
  • Safety training – Provide all safety certificates; Abcott will arrange for any mandatory training if required
To be determined
How to Apply: 
  • Please submit your resume by email to
  • List the job title "General Labourer - Abcott Construction" in the subject line of your email
Posting Duration: 
Mar 14 2019 to Apr 14 2019