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What’s it like to be a Joiner?
Joiners cut, shape and fit timber parts in workshops or on-site to form
structures and fixtures that are ready for installation. This could include
built-in robes, kitchen and bathroom components or staircases.
How much can I expect to earn?
Full-time employed Joiner earn an average of $1160 per week. The [average
annual salary for this job is $60320 excluding super.]
- enjoy practical and manual activities
- enjoy working with wood
- good hand-eye coordination
- some mathematical ability
- good health and eyesight
- able to work as part of a team.
This job also involves:
Full use of hands/fingers
Use of precision or semi-precision tools or instruments or deft hand movements
are required for these occupations. Included are jobs where poor co-ordination
or incomplete use of hands or fingers may make tasks dangerous or difficult to
Good vision for detail
These jobs require you to be able to see clearly to examine items close-up. It
covers jobs where poor vision e.g. tunnel vision, could make the work place
unsafe or the job difficult to undertake, e.g. draftsperson working with
detailed drawings; checkout operator reading dockets; work requiring good
hand-eye co-ordination for working with precision or semi-precision tools.
Daily lifting of items over 10 kilograms, with or without the use of
mechanical aids, is a requirement of these jobs.
The main duties and tasks involved in these jobs require daily physical
exertion, such as bending and twisting, lifting, climbing, pulling, pushing,
carrying or other effort where physical fitness is required. People with
heart, back or other conditions who should avoid physical strain may wish to
avoid these jobs.
Reading or writing
These jobs require moderate or better reading and writing skills. Workers may
be expected to prepare, understand or act on written materials, such as
letters or reports. People may wish to avoid these jobs if their reading or
writing English skills are limited to a small range of words or phrases and
symbols. Jobs remaining may still require very basic reading or writing
This occupation offers jobs at the following skill levels:
Skilled Trade Jobs
These jobs do not usually require completion of secondary education, however
further part-time study usually at Certificate III level, and on-the-job
training offered as an apprenticeship, is required.
At school, you can study these subject(s) to get a good foundation for this
School subjects that include some aspect of INDUSTRIAL ARTS provide a useful
background to these jobs. In some cases an industrial arts-related subject is
a pre-requisite for entry to courses that provide the training for the job.
Duties and tasks of a Joiner
Joiners may perform the following tasks:
- determine job requirements from drawings, templates and written instructions
- set up jigs, select and cut timber to size and shape using templates
- cut joints using wood-cutting machines or hand tools
- assemble prepared wood to form structures and fittings
- work with plastic laminates, perspex or metals
- maintain and sharpen tools.
With experience, and sometimes further training, it is possible to become a
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Lecturer, Quantity Surveyor or
Inventory and Supply Officer.