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The tasks a Parquetry Floor Layer is expected to perform include:

Laying all kinds of ornamental parquetry floor designs according to lay-outs furnished by Architect

Covering sub-floor with building paper or other material to protect wood from moisture

Nailing wood flooring according to design if necessary by further tooling to suit dimensions

Knowledge in studying design and shapes and the finish required by the type of wood

Proficient securing floor to mastic or asphalt base without using nails

Well-versed in hammering narrow strips of wood into place on asphalt-mastic base

Not applicable

Work independently

Willing to perform laborious tasks

Follow instructions

Good team player

Excellent listening skills

It needs one to be on toes

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is a part of job

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsNo

Occupational hazards may include inhalable fraction of dust originating from solid wood including bark

Health risks may include nasal and sino-nasal cancers

Will be updated

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The Construction sector is vital for the economy as this sector:

Employs over 35 million people and is the largest sector after the Agriculture sector.

Is the key source of employment for low and medium-skilled labour critical for those moving out of agriculture.

Is an important destination for foreign direct investment

Going forward:

Government is focused on removing bottle necks in existing projects.

Improved market sentiment and GDP growth expectations.

Higher investment public as well as private sector.

Growth forecast over next 5 years is 8 to 9%

Large construction companies, builders and developers e.g.: L&T, HCC, DLF, AFCONS, Gammon India Ltd, etc.

Mid-sized construction companies, real estate companies, developers and builders

About 30,000 small construction companies that are members of Builders Association of India (BAI)

Construction sites across India