Carpenter and Joiner (Occupation Code : 641501)

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Description

Constructs and installs structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard and cuts, shapes and fits timber parts to form structures and fittings. NOTE: This occupation is listed as a trade.

Tasks

Making, altering and repairing structural and other woodwork at a work-bench and on a construction site.

Constructing, erecting and installing heavy-framed wooden structures on building sites.

Fitting, assembling and altering internal and external fixtures of buildings, such as walls, doors, door and window frames, facings and panelling.

Making, repairing and fitting scenic equipment for theatrical performances, motion picture or television productions.

Constructing, assembling, altering and repairing wooden fixtures and fittings in train coaches, aircraft, ships, boats, floats, and other vehicles.

Alternate Occupation Names

Kitchen Maker and Installer

Kitchen Installer

Shopfitter

Prefabricated Buildings Maker and Erector

Wood Caravan Builder

Building Maintenance Repairman

Panel Erector

Woodworker

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