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51 Examples of Labor Skills

 , September 17, 2020
Labor skills are character traits and abilities that allow an individual to be productive in a highly physical job. Labor positions are common in industries such as construction, manufacturing and forestry. These are based on physical abilities such as the ability to stand for long periods, lift, bend, twist, squat, reach and grasp. Labor skills include a number of personal skills such as reading, verbal communication and cooperation. Industry and technical skills applicable to a job are also valued by employers as is a willingness to learn and a track record of reliability. The following are common labor skills that may be useful for resumes and job descriptions.
Ability To Work in Heights, Confined Spaces, Inclement Weather, Dust, Noise etc...
Ability to Climb & Descend (e.g. ladders)
Ability to Follow Directions
Adaptability
Building
Cleaning & Janitorial
Cooperation
Decision Making
Detail Oriented
Developing Estimates
Dexterity
Driving
Endurance
Energy
Engineering Knowledge
Equipment Operation
Eyesight
Familiarity With Materials
Flexibility (e.g. different shifts)
Following Safety Rules
Good Attendance
Good Attitude
Industry Experience
Knowledge of Building Codes
Math Skills
Physical Strength (e.g. ability to lift 50 lbs)
Problem Solving
Professionalism
Project Experience
Quality Control
Reading Comprehension
Reading Documents & Specifications
Reliability
Repair & Maintenance
Safety Awareness
Self-Starter
Standards & Best Practices
Standing for Long Hours
Teamwork
Technical Knowledge
Tools & Power Tools
Trades
Troubleshooting
Understanding Blueprints & Technical Drawings
Vehicle Operation (e.g. forklift)
Verbal Communication
Willingness to Learn
Willingness to Work Overtime
Work Ethic
Work to Schedule
Written Communication

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