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Structural Iron and Steel Workers

On the Job


Structural Iron and Steel Workers raise, place, and join iron or steel pieces together to create structures. They may build metal storage tanks or prefabricated metal buildings.

Physical Demands   

This career requires physical strength and good eyesight and time standing, walking, or running.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


O*NET in-it

This page includes information from the O*NET 24.2 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA.


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