7124-Insulation workers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Insulation workers
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Job Description: 
Insulation workers apply and repair insulating materials to buildings, boilers, pipes or refrigeration and air- conditioning equipment.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) cutting insulation material by size and shape
  • (b) applying slabs and sheets of insulating or sound-absorbing materials to walls, floors and ceilings of buildings
  • (c) blow and pack insulating or sound-absorbing materials into cavities between walls, floors and ceilings of buildings with power-driven machines
  • (d) examining plans, specifications and work sites to determine the type, quality and quantity of insulation material required
  • (e) applying insulating materials to exposed surfaces of equipment such as boilers, pipes and tanks
  • (f) insulating refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Insulation worker
- Acoustic insulation worker
- Boiler and pipe Insulation worker
- Refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment Insulation worker
- Insulation Installer

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