Building construction labourers

ISCO-08 code

9313

Description

Building construction labourers perform routine tasks in connection with building construction and demolition work.
Tasks include -
(a)  cleaning used building bricks and doing other simple work on demolition sites;
(b)  mixing, pouring and spreading materials such as concrete, plaster and mortar;
(c)  digging and filling holes and trenches using hand-held tools;
(d)  spreading sand, soil, gravel and similar materials;
(e)  loading and unloading construction materials, excavated material and equipment and transporting them around construction sites using wheelbarrows, hods and hand trucks;
(f)  cleaning work sites and removing obstructions.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Bricklayer’s assistant
- Construction labourer (building work)
- Demolition labourer
- Hod carrier
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- House builder - 7111
- Bricklayer - 7112
- Building wrecker - 7119

Hierarchy

Narrower occupations

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/isco/C9313