1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
   Page tools: Print Print Page  


      Construction Assistant
      Construction Worker

Assists building tradespersons to erect and repair structures and facilities on building and construction sites and in factories producing prefabricated building components.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is completion of compulsory secondary education or higher qualification.

Tasks Include:
  • loads and unloads building and construction materials, tools and equipment and transports them to work sites
  • performs building and installation work under direction
  • erects and dismantles temporary structures such as barricades and scaffolding around work sites
  • undertakes basic concrete work and form work
  • mixes, pours and spreads materials such as concrete, plaster and mortar
  • collects and removes rubble and waste material from sites
  • lifts and holds heavy parts in position for securing
  • cleans and stores tools and equipment

Bricklayer's Assistant
Builder's Labourer
Carpenter's Assistant
Tiler's Assistant

Previous PageNext Page