Frequently asked questions

Use our branch locator or call 1-800-24-LABOR to find the Labor Ready office that is near you.

Search for a job on LaborReady.com and follow the directions to apply for the job.
You can also apply in person at a Labor Ready branch. Find a branch near you.

When you sign up for WorkAlert, you will get text messages with job information as soon as a job is available. You can also accept a job via text. Ask your Labor Ready representative for more information on WorkAlert.

Here is a document that outlines all of the I-9 Acceptable Docs that you need to show that you are eligible to work. You'll need to have at least one form of identification from List A or B, and one form of identification from List C. Remember, all of the documents you bring to the branch must be UNEXPIRED.
Contact your Labor Ready branch to let them know you are ready for work. Make sure to keep your contact information current, so we can contact you.
Please call your Labor Ready representative and they will help you. To find the phone number for your branch, click on the branch locator at the top of this page.
For most Labor Ready jobs, you will be paid on the same day, although longer-term jobs may pay weekly. Your Labor Ready branch representative will let you know in advance the specific payment plan for each job you are assigned to.
Please call your Labor Ready branch and they will help you. To find the phone number for your branch, go to our branch locator.

If you are not already a Labor Ready employee, you can start by searching for a job on the LaborReady.com site and follow the application process. You can also apply in person at a Labor Ready branch near you.

If you are a current Labor Ready employee, sign up for WorkAlert and we will text you with jobs that fit your skills and experience.

You can get a copy of your W-2 by accessing W2Express.com and following the directions.
Labor Ready workers are responsible for their own transportation to the job site. We do not reimburse for gas, bus fares, or other transportation costs.
We offer a broad variety of general labor jobs, from construction and manufacturing, to food service and landscaping. Search for jobs near you in the Find Jobs on the top of the page.
Contact your Labor Ready branch and let them know so you can begin getting messages about jobs from WorkAlert.
Contact your Labor Ready branch and let them know so we can stay connected to you via email.
Follow the prompts on your mobile phone. Text “A” for available and interested; “N” for not interested; “I” to get more information on the job.

Call your Labor Ready branch immediately. To find the phone number for your branch customer service representative, click on the branch locator at the top of this page and find your branch.

After hours if you have a minor work-related injury that may not need full professional medical treatment, call Nurseline to speak with a registered nurse who can assess your condition: 1-888-454-6272. Make sure to report the injury to your local Labor Ready branch on the next working day.

If the injury is serious, life, sight or limb-threatening call 911 immediately, and report the injury to your local Labor Ready office as soon as you can.