Reinforcing Rodworkers reinforce concrete. To do this, they fabricate, handle, sort, cut, bend, rig, place, burn, weld and tie all materials used to reinforce the concrete, including steel. They then install the steel and accessories in the building of all types of concrete structures including bridges, reservoirs, buildings, sewers and highways.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Reinforcing Rodworker (452A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skills and expertise. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $25.00-$40.00 per hour, depending on location.
Reinforcing Rodworker (452A)
|Do you have good manual dexterity?|
|Are you detail oriented and enjoy working with your hands?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Can you lift 50lbs comfortably? Are you able to travel for work?|
|Are you comfortable working at heights?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision?|
|Do you have excellent time management? Are you an organized person?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Reinforcing Rodworker may be for you!
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