Prime Responsibilities and Duties:
Should have knowledge in the erection and dismantling of most scaffold designs (Cantilever scaffolds, independent scaffold with return and mobile tower, scaffold with pre- fabricated beams and Tower scaffolds)
Should have knowledge of safe handling and inspection of scaffold materials.
Setting down base plates on the ground at regular intervals (these stop the upright poles slipping)
Putting up the scaffolding poles (standards) and fixing the horizontal tubes (ledgers) to them with couples
Fixing the scaffolding to the building or structure to make it more stable, using short 'tie tubes'.
Unloading scaffolding equipment at the site and any other duties assigned