road marker


Road markers apply markings to roads to increase safety, indicate traffic regulations, and help road users find the way. They use different pieces of machinery to paint lines onto the road and install other markings such as reflective cat's eyes.

Alternative label

  • carriageway sign painter

  • construction worker (road marking)

  • road marking operative

  • road marking operator

  • white line marker

  • construction worker

  • road marking machine operator

  • road marking technician

  • road painter

  • road marking worker

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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