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Construction Worker CV Template + Tips and Download

author Sobhan Mohmand, Career Expert         date 7 Mar 2021

Tip: Use the Construction Worker CV Template below as an example to help you write your own personal and fully-tailored CV.

David Baker

62 Highway Road
Mob: 079 6422 6799       Email: [email protected]

Personal profile statement

I am a capable, hands-on and experienced Construction Worker with excellent practical skills and personal drive to complete tasks. I have gained substantial experience of working in the construction industry and I am currently looking for an opportunity that would allow me to develop my skills further and make a real difference in the building sector. I am an excellent team player, and I have the ability to complete any given jobs – supervised or unsupervised – to a very high standard.


  • * More than two years of work experience as a Labourer
  • * Worked across a variety of work environments ranging from residential and commercial buildings to roads, bridges, tunnels and demolition sites
  • * Achieved a Distinction for my BTEC Diploma


2012 – 2014Level 2 BTEC Diploma in ConstructionBroadway CollegeGrade achieved: Distinction

Relevant Modules:

  • Health and Safety in Construction
  • Construction Drawing
  • Electrical Installation
  • Carpentry and Timber Products
  • Plumbing Skills
  • Concreting, Compacting and Leveling

2005 – 2012GCSEs St. Christopher SchoolResults: 11 GCSEs at Grades A*-C.

Work experience

Sept 2015 – PresentConstruction Operative     Site Labour Ltd

Main duties performed:

  • Digging and marking shallow trenches for foundations and drains
  • Putting up and dismantling the shuttering that holds setting concrete in place
  • Bending and fixing the metal bars to reinforce concrete
  • Fixing steel sheets together (steel piling)
  • Mixing up cement and other building materials
  • Digging holes, ditches, paths and trenches
  • Doing basic concreting, such as for foundations, floors and beams
  • Bricklaying throughout the project
  • Laying kerbs and re-surfacing for roads
  • Removing excess debris and waste (such as barbed wire and pieces or plastic)
  • Utilising and looking after specialist construction machinery
  • Following instructions from managers and other members of the team
  • Following health and safety regulations at all times

Feb 2014 – Sept 2015General Labourer         Multi-Services Ltd

Main duties performed:

  • Explaining the required work to be carried out to the customer
  • Fitting and preparing skirting boards
  • Installing new kitchen and storage units
  • Painting and decorating walls and ceilings
  • Stripping walls ready for prepping
  • Preparing walls for plastering
  • Stripping and installing flooring
  • Advising on general plumbing and carpentering issues

Sept 2012- Feb 2014Freelance Handyman         Oakfield Chapman

Main duties performed:

  • Assisting with remodelling projects such as roofing, bricklaying and tile work
  • Removing site waste before and after work
  • Cleaning and sweeping workspaces
  • Lifting heavy materials and equipment
  • Protecting surfaces before main construction work


  • CSCS Labourer Card for health and safety competence
  • Level 2 (NVQ) in Construction and Civil Engineering Services
  • Clean driving license and experience driving vans


  • Excellent knowledge about building methods and materials
  • Outstanding practical and DIY skills to solve any issues
  • Good level of fitness as I regularly go to the Gym
  • Able to follow instructions and having strong communication skills
  • Able to work in all weather conditions

Hobbies and interests

On the weekends I play football for my local football club, and I also compete in their matches on a national level. I regularly visit the gym to keep physically fit, and I enjoy meeting new people and spending time with my family and friends.


Mr Dave Anderson
Construction Manager, Site Labour Ltd
Address: 9 Shaun St, Chester, CP8 7DQ
Tel: 0785 6783 6113
Email: [email protected]
Mr Omar Khaleel
Supervisor, Multi-Services Ltd
Address: 4 Clock Ln, Leeds, L90 3FY
Tel: 0720 4568 0533
Email: [email protected]

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  • State on your CV that you can and are willing to work in all weather conditions.
  • Focus a lot of your CV’s attention on your practical skills, experiences and abilities because working as a Construction Worker means that you will constantly be on your feet; lifting, digging, assembling and building things on a daily basis.

Good Luck!

Written by Sobhan Mohmand
Sobhan is a qualified Careers Advisor and Professional CV Writer with over 10 years of experience in helping job seekers get a job. He is a Member of the Careers Development Institute (CDI) and is listed on the official UK Register of Career Development Professionals. He holds a Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development (QCF).


    £14.000 – £21.000
    Work Experience
    38+ hours per week


  • Hands-on
    Ability to use tools and equipment in a challenging environment
  • Precision
    Being able to identify and specify precise measurements and working with them accordingly
  • Attention to Detail
    Paying attention to every aspect of the task or project to ensure that no mistakes are made
  • Problem Solving
    Excellent problem-solving skills to deal with issues or emergencies when required
  • Teamwork
    Working with others in a supportive and constructive manner
  • Strength
    Physical strength for lifting and handling goods and equipment

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