Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
3 years to less than 5 years
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Handling heavy loads, Tight deadlines, Overtime required, Physically demanding, Large workload, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling
Prepare tenders and quotations, Schedule and co-ordinate work on sites, Survey building locations and levels, Supervise other workers, Estimate costs and materials
Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements, Prepare layouts in conformance to building codes, using measuring tools, Measure, cut, shape, assemble and join materials made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials, Build foundations, install floor beams, lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems, Fit and install windows, doors, stairs, moldings and hardware, Maintain, repair and renovate residences and wooden structures in mills, mines, hospitals, industrial plants and other establishments.