Bricklayers assemble brick walls and structures by skilfully laying the bricks in an established pattern, using a binding agent like cement to bond the bricks together. They then fill the joints with mortar or other suitable materials.

Scope notes

Includes people working with industrial oven brickmasons.

Alternative label

  • industrial oven brickmason

  • trowel occupation worker

  • brick laying labourer

  • specialist brick layer

  • brick laying worker

  • brick layer

Regulatory aspect

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