Concrete is moulded to create many different shapes and forms, including slabs or panels, called precast concrete pieces, for building walls or floors. Often a Hoisting Engineer/Crane Operator will lower pieces into place, and the role of the Precast Concrete Erector is to guide this tradesperson, using hand signals, to align the panels and slabs into place.
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What's Your Future as a Precast Concrete Erector (244K)?
Apprentice wage increases with skills and expertise. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $29.00-$37.00 per hour.
Precast Concrete Erector (244K)
|Do you have good hand-eye coordination?|
|Are you able to work indoors and outdoors? Are you comfortable working at all heights?|
|Do you enjoy working with different hand tools?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Do you pay attention to detail? Do have artistic abilities?|
|Are you good at judging distances and weight?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision? Are you interested in travelling for work?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Precast Concrete Erector may be for you!
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