We are hiring General labourers

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking to make a difference, stand out and feel appreciated, we want you to join our team. Come and build with Velocity!


The labourer is responsible for assisting in the completion of interior, exterior, residential and commercial construction projects.

We are recruiting teams in Victoria.

Core Capabilities:

  • Customer and quality focus.
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Work as part of a team and take direction.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities.
  • Responsibility and dependability.
  • Ethics and integrity.
  • Understand and meet production and project schedule deadlines without sacrificing great customer service or excellent quality.

Job Duties:

  • Always represent the company’s best interests, maintain the highest level of integrity and professionalism.
  • Assist in the preparation of jobsites prior to the beginning of a project.
  • Perform general entry-level construction duties including, but not limited to, site work demolition, carpentry, drywall, masonry and general maintenance and repair.
  • Perform general labor duties when requested.
  • Operate various hand tools, power tools, and equipment used to complete carpentry duties, including circular saw, table saw, router, pneumatic nail gun, ramset, drills, and other tools used for measuring, cutting, fastening, and drilling.
  • Assist in all aspects of building projects as directed by supervisors.
  • Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment required to complete construction projects.
  • Complete and submit daily time reporting via Quickbooks Time App.
  • Be prepared with appropriate work attire and equipment at all times.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations.
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations.


  • A minimum of one year of general construction experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge of plumbing, hand tools, carpentry, masonry and general construction principals is preferred.
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Time management skills.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team.
  • Capable of climbing ladders and able to undertake manual labour for extended period of times.
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks.
  • Speak, read, and write in English.

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Requires good manual dexterity.
  • Excellent stamina is required.
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis.
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold.


Wage is negotiable and depends on experience.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $16.00-$24.00 per hour