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821211 - Concreter

Description

Pours, spreads, smoothes and finishes concrete for structures such as floors, stairs, ramps, footpaths and bridges.

Skill Level

5

Alternative Titles

    • Concrete Worker

Skills Assessment Authority

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Group: 8212 Concreters

Description

pour, spread, smooth and finish concrete for structures such as floors, stairs, ramps, footpaths and bridges.

Tasks

    • erecting concrete form work and laying steel reinforcing
    • pouring, spreading and levelling concrete using screeds and templates
    • tamping, smoothing, shaping and sealing concrete
    • operating trowelling machines to float, trowel and polish concrete surfaces
    • forming expansion joints and edges using edging tools, jointers and straight edges
    • installing fixtures in concrete such as anchor bolts, steel plates and door sills
    • wetting concrete and rubbing with abrasives to finish vertical surfaces
    • covering concrete with plastic sheeting and sand to cure it
    • cutting lines in concrete using power cutters
    • may cover freshly poured concrete with colouring powders and other materials

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:

NZ Register Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.

Occupations in this Group

    • 821211 Concreter

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