We will be closed on Monday, January 18th in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King holiday. To hire a worker for Tuesday, please call the center at 707-829-1864 and leave a detailed message letting us know what time we can call you back onTuesday morning to confirm.

Please support our members by contributing to our Basic Needs Grant Program! These funds directly support day laborers and domestic workers who have lost most of their incomes to due to the COVID Pandemic. To date we have been able to distribute $142,000 to 200 individuals and their families. You can donate now online or mail your donation to: Centro Laboral de Graton PO Box 42 Graton, CA 95444.

The Graton Day Labor Center continues to be open on a limited basis.  We ask that employers do not come to the hiring site at this time. We are able to provide job dispatch for only certain services. Please call (707) 829-1864 Monday-Friday between 9am - 2pm to request a worker for a future job.

  • Advance dispatch only! We are not be able to accommodate same-day requests for workers.
  • All labor standards apply, including access to clean running water, a bathroom, and meal and rest breaks for workers.
  • 4 hour minimum for all jobs.
  • All jobs are dispatched remotely. Job orders will be sent to employers via text or email. Please do not come to the physical site to hire!
  • Only outdoor jobs will be dispatched. House cleaning and moving jobs that require workers to enter the interior of a home or other type of building will not be negotiated at this time.
  • Workers and employers must practice social distancing, use masks when in close proximity to each other, and use hand sanitizer or wash hands frequently.

Landscaping, gardening and outdoor construction are now allowed. We reserve the right to refuse a job if it is not clearly allowed under the current county COVID safety guidelines.

See our revised wage scale below. Skilled labor jobs begin at $25/hour. Our Hiring Coordinator will be happy to help you find the right worker for jobs that require skilled labor!


Type of Job


General Labor



Weeding; Raking; Hedging; Deadheading plants; Tree trimming (7ft. or lower); Transplanting or planting; Turning over garden beds; Moving planters (25 gallon or smaller); Cutting back plants, bushes and vines; Moving mulch and compost. Tree trimming (7ft. or lower; General yard clean up

Weedeating & Mowing

Using an employer’s weed eater or mower ($25/hr if the worker brings their own weed eater)

Home & Site Maintenance

Gutters (1st floor); Car washing; Power washing (1st floor); Hay bales (moving and stacking); Demolition (fences and other small structures/enclosures); Load and move light items for disposal (brush, trash)


Harvesting (from ground/vine/tree- except grapes); Deleafing and tying up grapes

Heavy Labor



Move tree rounds; Move heavy materials (dirt, rock, gravel etc.) 

Home and Site Maintenance

Cleaning stalls, coops and other pet enclosures; Fencing assistance (mixing cement,moving cement bags,placing posts)


Grapes - plant and harvest (includes loading grape barrels)

Heavy Yard & Site Maintenance

Blackberry & large shrub removal;  Firewood (moving, splitting, stacking, and chipping); Moving tree debris; Loading trucks for dump runs


Excavation, trenching, holes, and drains


Moving boxes, furniture, appliances, and other heavy items as well as jobs involving stair sets and inclines - Outdoor only!!!!


Demolition or deconstruction of structures—requires hard hats

Poison Oak

Removal of poison oak 

Construction Site Clean Up

Cleaning and loading debris and materials before, during, and after a construction project etc. 

Use of Own Equipment

Use of Truck 

Removal of debris & yard waste, including moving ($50 trip vehicle use fee + hourly wage). Employer pays dump fees.

The health and safety of our members, staff, and employers is our priority. 

During this difficult time we will continue to work to support our day laborer and domestic worker members who are now mostly unemployed and struggling to pay rent and provide for their families. Our priority is to match members to community resources and financial assistance.

We are also seeking donations to provide direct aid to our members for food, rent, and other expenses. Please consider donating today to support these efforts. You may donate online at www.gratondaylabor.org.

We would like to give a big shout out to all of you who have donated recently. With your support we have been able to provide over $100,000 in direct aid to nearly 200 workers and their families.

We also encourage donations to the UndocuFund for Disaster Relief which can be made online at www.undocufund.org.

Contact Information

Although our physical office is closed, we check messages regularly. You may leave a message at 707-829-1864 or send an email to [email protected] We will get back to you in a timely manner.


CLG Location Map

CLG is located at:
2981 Bowen Street
Graton, CA 95444
(1 1/2 blocks south of Graton Rd.)

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8am-12pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Phone:   (707) 829-1864

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 42
Graton, CA 95444