7111-House builders

Job Title ( International classification ): 
House builders
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
House builders erect, maintain and repair houses and similar small buildings using either traditional or modern techniques and materials.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) preparing ground for erecting building or other structures
  • (b) erecting structures to support roof, and building and covering walls with appropriate materials
  • (c) fixing rafters to roof and covering with roofing material
  • (d) levelling floor to make it smooth and serviceable
  • (e) maintaining and repairing existing structures
  • (f) arranging for specialized work such as bricklaying, painting, plumbing and electrical wiring to be done by subcontractors
  • (g) coordinating and supervising the activities of subcontractors, labourers and other workers.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- House Builder


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
Construction project manager - 1323
Project builder - 1323
Construction supervisor - 3123

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