Industrial ConstructionScaffold Builder

Scaffold Builders work to build and tear down scaffolding for construction projects.

Scaffold Builder

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Did you like playing with Lincoln Logs as a kid? Do you enjoy getting an aerial view? If so, you might be a great Scaffold Builder.

In this craft, you’ll be responsible for building and breaking down scaffolding for buildings. Scaffolding is a series of metal tubes, joints and wooden planks that provide workers stability in high up places. You’ll study the blueprints and construction plans and build scaffolding according to project needs. After the scaffold is built and the construction work is complete, these you’ll also break down the scaffolding quickly and safety.

This jobs requires attention to detail and a strong regard for safety rules to keep you and your team safe. Classes in scaffold construction will help you get into this exciting craft.  

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Critical Skills

  • Calculate Dimension/Tolerance
  • Conform to Specifications
  • Construction Knowledge
  • Equipment Selection
  • Inspect Equipment
  • Install and Dismantle Equipment
  • Mechanical Tools, Equipment, and Systems

Key Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate skills in safe building and disassembly of scaffolding
  • Inspect and select safe materials for use in building a scaffold
  • Identify, recognize and demonstrate safe use of power tools and hand tools needed for the job
  • Use knowledge of piping systems and demonstrate a working knowledge of appropriate material handling techniques
  • Read and apply information from work orders, job orders, specifications, blueprints and other drawings
  • Recognize basic blueprint terms and symbols for job application
  • Select and safely use appropriate equipment which may include (but not limited to) manlifts, forklifts, and company trucks

Specific job titles and duties vary by employer so check for details.

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Salary: 12-23/hr


My Interests
Match

Having Independence

Managing People

Teaching

Improving Processes

Learning & Growing

Working with Data

Physical Activity

Writing Reports and Documentation

Caring for the Environment

Managing Things

Quiet Work Place

Avoiding Risk

Avoiding Stress

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Required Education

High School Diploma or GED


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