Scaffold builders use a variety of hand and power tools to erect and break down scaffolding for buildings. Scaffold builders also install ladders, handrails and walkways. These structures allow other workers to reach the higher levels of buildings during construction, cleaning and renovation projects.Clic para leer en espanol
Scaffold Builders are also known as Scaffold Erectors and Scaffolders
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Scaffold builders must be organized and able to follow instructions carefully. They must be physically fit and have good manual dexterity to load and unload heavy materials on trucks and operate different machinery.