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Physical demands - builder's labourer

Note

Please note these images are for illustrative purposes only to provide a basic understanding of the tasks involved for this job. They do not necessarily represent compliant or best practice safe work.

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Sweeping
Shovelling/collecting of debris
Placing a variety of rubbish scraps and building materials into bins
Pushing/pulling of mini-skips
Loading of bins into automated bin tipper for emptying
Prodding of stuck rubbish when emptying
Lifting and handling of various materials including boards and plaster sheeting
Carrying of building materials
Pulling up protective covering from carpets
Lifting and stacking various materails between floor and chest height
Lifting, handling and carrying of materials including within confined areas
Pushing/pulling of laden pallet jack