Profession Steel fixer

Steel fixer

Concrete steel workers position and secure steel bars or steel mesh to reinforce concrete constructions.

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Personality Type

Tasks steel fixer

  • Read and interpret work drawings and specifications.
  • Prepare the work, for instance determine the required materials (quantity, size, etc.).
  • Cut and saw steel bars as detail requires.
  • Bend steel bars as detail requires.
  • Assemble steel bars or steel mesh, e.g. by welding or using a steelfixer's pincer.
  • Hoist steel bars, steel mesh and reinforcements into place.
  • Connect columns, beams, footings and girders.
  • Position and fix reinforcements ready for concrete pour.
  • Prepare the concrete, mixing sand, cement and water.
  • Pour concrete in the concrete form.
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment.

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Source: Sisyphus ODB