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ISCO 08 Code 7112                 Bricklayers and related workers

Lead Statement
Bricklayers and related workers lay bricks, pre-cut stones and other types of building blocks in mortar to construct and repair walls, partitions, arches and other structures.

Task statement
Tasks include:

  • laying stone, brick and similar building blocks to construct or repair walls, partitions, fireplaces and other structures such as smokestacks, furnaces, converters, kilns and ovens, piers and abutments;
  • laying footpaths, kerbs and pavements;
  • laying bricks or other masonry to build patios, garden walls and other decorative installations;
  • performing related tasks;
  • supervising other workers.

Included occupations
Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Bricklayer
  • Blocklayer
  • Refractory bricklayer
  • Chimney builder

Excluded occupations
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Stonemason

(NCvB; Maart 2010)