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Scaffolders, Stagers and Riggers

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About this career

£31,048

Median salary

New workers start around £16,894.84. Normal pay is £31,048 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £47,733.13.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Forms rope slings, ladders, netting and other rigging and measures, cuts and repairs wire or fibre rope.
  • Erects jib, derrick and similar hoisting equipment and installs ropes, pulleys and other lifting tackle.
  • Lays and secures wooden planking to form working platforms and fixes guard rails, ladders, cradles and awnings as required.
  • Examines scaffold tubing and couplings for defects and selects, fits and bolts scaffold tubes until scaffolding reaches required height.
  • Examines drawings and specifications to determine job requirements.

Skills

Job postings

Mathematics
50
Reading Comprehension
49
Active Listening
41
Speaking
41
Critical Thinking
39
Monitoring
39
Writing
37
Active Learning
34
Learning Strategies
29
Science
12