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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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Contents >> Major Group 3 Technicians and Trades Workers >> SUB-MAJOR GROUP 33 Construction Trades Workers >> MINOR GROUP 331 Bricklayers, and Carpenters and Joiners

MINOR GROUP 331 BRICKLAYERS, AND CARPENTERS AND JOINERS


    BRICKLAYERS, AND CARPENTERS AND JOINERS construct and erect buildings and other structures of brick, stone and timber.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

    In Australia:

      AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

    In New Zealand:
      NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

    At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

    Tasks Include:

    • studying plans and specifications to determine materials required, dimensions and installation procedures
    • erecting frameworks, roof framing and scaffolding, and laying sub-floors and floorboards
    • operating machines and hand tools to cut and shape stones, bricks and timber
    • laying bricks and stone blocks in rows and securing with mortar to construct walls
    • assembling prepared wood to form structures ready to install
    • nailing fascia panels, sheathing roofs, and fitting wall cladding and door and window frames
    • checking vertical and horizontal alignment



This section contains the following subsection :
          UNIT GROUP 3311 Bricklayers and Stonemasons
          UNIT GROUP 3312 Carpenters and Joiners

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