Construction Craft Labourer

Nelson Construction Sector, Red Seal


Construction Craft Labourer

Construction Craft Labourers prepare and clean up construction sites, move materials and equipment, and move and level earth; place and consolidate cast-in-place concrete structures; and install municipal water and sewer lines.

What do Construction Craft Labourers do on the job?

  • Prepare and clean up construction sites
  • Move materials and equipment
  • Move and level earth
  • Place and consolidate cast-in-place concrete structures
  • Install municipal water and sewer lines

For further details about this occupation, please see the High School to Apprenticeship Handbook, or find it on this website under “Resources.”

Having strong Essential Skills such as reading, writing, document use and thinking can help apprentices succeed in their training and in the workplace. A series of tools have been developed to support apprentices in understanding, assessing and improving their essential skills. These tools can be used independently or with the assistance of a tradesperson, trainer, employer, teacher or mentor.