When entering the work force, a common position that is available is a labourer. Multiple different industries offer this position, and you could find work as a construction labourer, in manufacturing, automotive, and as a general labourer. Depending on your physical abilities, a role as a labourer may be suitable for you.
A labourer is responsible for a variety of physical tasks depending on their work environment. This may include:
- Working in various locations
- Controlling traffic
- Setting up barricades
- Operating machinery
- Creating, assembling, or packaging products
As for responsibilities, commonly seen requirements shown in job descriptions may include some or all of the following:
- Cleaning and preparing job sites
- Using tools and machines,
- Loading and delivering materials
- Helping other employees such as contractors with their tasks
The following skills and experience would benefit an individual looking to find work as a labourer:
- Physical strength
- The ability to use a variety of tools
- Hand-eye coordination
- The ability to focus on tasks
In order to become a labourer, there is typically no formal schooling required, although some apprenticeships may require you to have a high school diploma or equivalent.
Job Placement Specialists Can Help Labourers Further Their Careers
People looking to work as a labourer in Canada can benefit by consulting an experienced job placement professional from Winters Technical Staffing, a leading staffing agency for the manufacturing sector in Toronto for more than 40 years. The specialists at Winters Technical Staffing can provide the guidance and support that will aid job seekers in streamlining their efforts in a more targeted and effective manner, with an overall goal of increasing the probability of landing an appropriate position.
The consultants at Winters Technical Staffing have established strong relationships with employers and hiring managers throughout the supply chain industry and have developed a reputation for success in the recruitment and placement of candidates within this sector.
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Contact Winters Today
Are you looking for a general labour job? The guidance and support provided by the job placement specialists from Winters Technical Staffing may be helpful to you. Call the consultants at Winters Technical Staffing today at 647-556-2408 to request your complimentary consultation.