9313-Building construction labourers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Building construction labourers
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Job Description: 
Building construction labourers perform routine tasks in connection with building construction and demolition work.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) cleaning used building bricks and doing other simple work on demolition sites
  • (b) mixing pouring and spreading materials such as concrete, plaster and mortar (c) digging and filling holes and trenches using hand held tools
  • (d) spreading sand, soil, gravel and similar materials
  • (e) loading and unloading construction materials, excavated material and equipment and transporting them around construction sites using wheelbarrows, hods and hand trucks
  • (f) cleaning work sites and removing obstructions.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Bricklayer's assistant
- Construction labourer (building work)
- Demolition Labourer
- Hod carrier


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Bricklayer - 7112
- House builder - 7111
- Building wrecker - 7119

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