ISCO 08 Code  7115     Carpenters and joiners

Lead Statement
Carpenters and joiners cut, shape, assemble, erect, maintain and repair various types of wooden structures and fittings.

Task statement
Tasks include:

  • making, altering and repairing structural and other woodwork at a work-bench and on a construction site;
  • constructing, erecting and installing heavy-framed wooden structures on building sites;
  • fitting, assembling and altering internal and external fixtures of buildings, such as walls, doors, door and window frames, facings and panelling;
  • making, repairing and fitting scenic equipment for theatrical performances, motion picture or television productions;
  • constructing, assembling, altering and repairing wooden fixtures and fittings in train coaches, aircraft, ships, boats, floats, and other vehicles;
  • performing related tasks;
  • supervising other workers.

Included occupations
Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Carpenter
  • Finish Carpenter
  • Framer
  • Joiner
  • Shipwright, wood

Excluded occupations
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Cabinet-maker – 7422
  • Wheel-wright – 7422

(NCvB; Mei 2010)