Construction Craft Worker

Construction craft workers work mostly on construction sites. Their tasks include site preparation and cleanup, setting up and removing access equipment, and working on concrete and masonry, steel, wood and pre-cast erecting projects. They handle materials and equipment, and perform demolition, excavation and compaction activities. They may also be responsible for site security.

NOC: 7611

Designation Year: 2006

Designated Red Seal in: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK
Trade title: Construction Craft Worker, in BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, ON, PE, QC
Other titles used in provinces/territories: Construction Craft Labourer (SK, AB), Construction Craft Worker (Labourer) (BC)

Occupational Standard for current exams

View the most recent standard. This is the complete description of the activities of the Construction Craft Worker trade. It is used as the basis for the Red Seal exams for this trade.

Essential Skills

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Job Market Reports

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Sample Questions

Try the sample Construction Craft Worker examination questions to prepare for your Red Seal examination.

Red Seal Exam Breakdown

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Ellis Chart

Consult the Ellis Chart for a full breakdown of apprenticeship data from across Canada for the trade of Construction Craft Worker.