Carpenter, Heavy Construction (035) Enlisted Personnel

Builds and repairs wooden structures made from heavy timbers and planking.
Performs such heavy timber work as capping, shoring, bracing, and underpinning. Constructs flumes, caissons, bridges, trestles, cofferdams, retaining walls, supports for bridge forms, and other wooden structures.
Uses carpenter's tools, broadax, adz, pneumatic drills, and drift bolt drivers.
May assemble, disassemble, load and unload bridge sections, pontons and other component parts of temporary bridges coincident or their transportation. May supervise or inspect construction and repair work.

Alternate nomenclatures:

  • Bridge Builder
  • Bridge Carpenter
  • Bridge Foreman
  • Bridge Inspector
  • Dock Builder

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