ISCO 08 Code 7214      Structural-metal preparers and erectors

Lead Statement
Structural-metal preparers and erectors assemble, erect and dismantle structural metal frames of buildings and other structures.

Task statement
Tasks include:

  • marking metal framework as a guide when drilling, cutting, and shaping them for use in buildings, ships and other structures;
  • drilling, cutting and shaping structural steel in a workshop;
  • erecting steel framework for buildings, bridges and other constructions;
  • assembling and erecting the framework and other metal parts of ships’ structures;
  • shaping and fitting structural-steel plates of ships under construction or repair;
  • riveting structural-metal members by hand, machine or pneumatic riveter;
  • performing related tasks;
  • supervising other workers.

Included occupations
Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Erector, structural metal
  • Preparer, structural metal
  • Riveter

Excluded occupations
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Machine-operator, rivet production – 8211

(NCvB; Maart 2010)