U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
Help plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work area and equipment. Construction laborers who do not primarily assist plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers are classified under "Construction Laborers" (47-2061). Apprentice workers are classified with the appropriate skilled construction trade occupation (47-2011 through 47-2231).
Illustrative examples: Water Main Installer Helper,
Marine Pipefitter Helper,
Industrial Gas Fitter Helper
Broad Occupation: 47-3010 Helpers, Construction Trades
Minor Group: 47-3000 Helpers, Construction Trades
Major Group: 47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010