Bricklayer (Occupation Code : 641201)

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Description

Lays bricks, pre-cut stone and other types of building blocks in mortar to construct and repair walls, partitions, arches and other structures. 

Tasks

Laying stone, brick and similar building blocks to construct or repair walls, partitions, fireplaces and other structures such as smokestacks, furnaces, converters, kilns and ovens, piers and abutments.

Laying footpaths, kerbs and pavements.

Laying bricks or other masonry to build patios, garden walls and other decorative installations.

Alternate Occupation Names

Bricklaying Stopper

Bricklayer (Refractory And/Or Chemical)

Tuckpointer

Bricklaying Contractor

Bricklaying Pointer

Bricklayer and Plasterer

Arch Builder

Blocklayer

Chimney Builder

Chimney Repairman

Retort Setter (Bricklaying)

Kiln Builder

Bricklayer (Refractory)

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