Formwork labourers

The Formwork Carpenter constructs and disassembles temporary formwork into which concrete is poured and cured for structures such as concrete slabs/flooring, columns, drainage and communication pits, walls and footings. Duties include lifting and carrying materials onsite, including laminated veneer lumber (LVL)/structural beams and joists, formply decking board, temporary handrails/guardrails, timber and steel framework.


A variety of hand and power tools is used such as drills, circular saws, nail hammers, levels, screwdrivers, aid cordless drills.


Temporary safety fencing is also erected and positioned as works progress.