Our Hod Carrier job description includes the Administrative Assistant responsibilities, duties, skills, education, qualifications, and experience.
About the Hod Carrier role
A hod carrier is a construction worker who carries materials, such as bricks and mortar, in a hod, a box-like container, to the site of a construction project.
The purpose of a hod carrier is to carry and move materials such as bricks, blocks, and mortar to and from the site of construction. They act as an assistant to the masonry workers, providing them with the materials they need to complete the job. This job requires physical strength and stamina, as well as the ability to work in tight spaces and at heights. They must also be able to follow instructions and work as part of a team.
Hod Carrier Summary
Hod Carrier Job Summary
The hod carrier is a skilled laborer who works on construction sites to carry heavy loads of construction materials as needed. The hod carrier is responsible for loading and unloading building materials from supply trucks, carrying them to and from the job site, stacking them in the correct locations, and using wheelbarrows and other tools to transport the materials. The hod carrier must be able to lift and carry heavy loads, have good physical strength and endurance, and be able to work in all weather conditions. The hod carrier must also be able to understand and follow directions from supervisors and other team members, and use basic hand and power tools.
Hod Carrier Duties
- Carry and load building materials, such as bricks, blocks, plaster, and tiles
- Mix mortar and cement
- Clean and prepare building sites
- Erect scaffolding
- Install lintels, door frames, and window frames
Hod Carrier Skills
- Physical strength
- Manual dexterity
- Good balance
Hod Carrier Requirements
- Ability to lift and carry heavy loads of material
- Ability to understand and follow instructions
- Ability to work with other tradespeople
- Physically fit
- Strong work ethic
- Attention to detail