Let’s Get to Work

Let’s Get to Work

We connect skilled trades professionals like yourself with continuous work that matches your skillset so you can start or build upon a rewarding career.

We Hire Skilled Trades Professionals

We connect tradesmen and tradeswomen with work in the construction and energy industries. At the same time, we also take the opportunity to understand your career aspirations and connect you with jobs that match your goals and fit your schedule.

Tradespeople We Place

PeopleReady Skilled Trades connects businesses with dependable, hard-working skilled tradespeople and laborers—when and where you need them.



From apprentice to journeyman and master-level carpenters, we hire and dispatch skilled, reliable tradesmen and tradeswomen across all carpentry specialties.

Common Roles

  • Rough carpenters
  • Finish carpenters
  • Trim carpenters
  • Formwork carpenters
  • Roofing carpenters
  • Punch list carpenters


We know that not all welders are the same. Whether you need a pipe welder or structural welder, journeyman or apprentice, we connect you with the right welder for your job.

Common Roles

  • Pipe welders
  • Structural welders
  • MIG welders
  • TIG welders
  • Stick welders
  • ARC welders


Our plumbers show up to job sites with the tools and experience needed to build and install piping systems right the first time—keeping projects on budget and on time.

Common Roles

  • Commercial plumbers
  • Industrial plumbers
  • Licensed plumbers


Our electricians have the skills to diagnose and repair electrical problems, as well as lay out new electrical projects—with safety always in mind. It’s how we’re wired.

Common Roles

  • Linemen
  • Wiremen
  • Industrial electricians
  • Commercial electricians
  • Residential electricians
  • Maintenance electricians
Heavy Equipment Operators

Heavy Equipment Operators

From hoisting materials to clearing, digging and grading land, our heavy equipment operators are at the forefront of construction job sites around the country.

Common Roles

  • Backhoe operators
  • Bulldozer operators
  • Front-end loader operators
  • Grader operators
  • All-terrain forklift operators
  • Crane operators
  • Excavator operators
  • Paving equipment operators


Installing, fabricating and maintaining piping systems is an important job that must be done right. We recruit, hire and dispatch pipefitters and steamfitters so you don’t have to.

Common Roles

  • Commercial steamfitters and pipefitters
  • Industrial steamfitters and pipefitters
  • Residential steamfitters and pipefitters
  • Alternative energy steamfitters and pipefitters
Concrete Workers

Concrete Workers

As the need for concrete form setters, masons and finishers of all skill levels continues to rise, we stand ready to dispatch qualified concrete workers who can get the job done.

Common Roles

  • Concrete laborers
  • Concrete finishers
  • Concrete formers
  • Masons
Sheet Metal Mechanics

Sheet Metal Mechanics

From assembly and installation projects to repair jobs, we understand that it takes qualified tradespeople who have the skills to get sheet metal jobs done right, every time.

Common Roles

  • Sheet metal mechanics
  • Junior sheet metal mechanics
  • Sheet metal helpers
  • Roofing sheet metal installers
Skilled Laborers

Skilled Laborers

We know the importance of reliable, skilled labor on job sites. That’s why we recruit and dispatch helpers that show up to construction projects on time and ready to work.

Common Roles

  • Moving materials
  • Unloading trucks
  • Cleaning up
  • Digging
  • Demolition
  • Jackhammering
  • Working on scaffolds, lifts and roofs
Solar Installers

Solar Installers

The key to successful solar projects is having skilled solar installers who understand and respect the need for greener business solutions. Those are the solar installers you’ll find here.

Common Roles

  • Solar panel welders
  • Photovoltaic (PV) assemblers
  • Photovoltaic (PV) installers
More Trades

More Trades

In addition to the specialties listed, we also offer a wide array of other trades and opportunities—from drywall hangers to HVAC technicians—that help our partners build a better future every day.

Common Roles

  • Drywall hangers
  • Drywall tapers
  • Painters
  • HVAC technicians
  • Maintenance technicians
  • Plasterers
  • Glaziers
  • Landscapers
  • Stucco specialists
  • And more

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.