Building construction labourers

Tasks and duties

  • Cleaning work sites and removing obstructions
  • Cleaning used building bricks and doing other simple work on demolition sites
  • Digging and filling holes and trenches using hand-held tools
  • Loading and unloading construction materials, excavated material and equipment and transporting them around construction sites using wheelbarrows, hods and hand trucks
  • Spreading sand, soil, gravel and similar materials
  • Mixing, pouring and spreading materials such as concrete, plaster and mortar

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