7133-Building Maintenance Workers, Building Structure Cleaners and Related Workers

Job Title: 

Building Maintenance Workers, Building Structure Cleaners and Related Workers

Job Description: 

Building maintenance workers, building structure cleaners and related workers clean exterior surfaces of buildings and other structures, and remove soot from chimneys. They also perform maintenance work on buildings and other related works.


Tasks include:

  • performing miscellaneous construction and building maintenance work on structures such as office buildings, apartment houses, factories and similar establishments in good repair
  • leaning exterior surfaces of stone, brick, metal or similar materials by means of chemicals, or a jet of steam or sand applied under high pressure
  • removing soot from flues, chimneys and connecting pipes
  • removing asbestos, mould and fire-damaged surfaces from buildings
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Building maintenance handyman
Building exterior cleaner
Sandblaster (building exteriors)

This unit group excludes

Window cleaner (9123)

Specific Occupations: 

Building maintenance worker

Building structure cleaner and related worker

International Careers(ISCO): 
Similar O*NET Careers (USA) : 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore