Scaffold Builder

Scaffold builders install temporary structures made up of ladders, walkways and handrails that are used by other craft professionals to access hard-to-reach places on construction projects.

Interests & Skills

Being Active

Being Outside

Climbings & Heights



What You'll Need

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program or Industry Training Program

More About This Career

Scaffolding is an important component for completing large structures and assembling them correctly and safely is of utmost importance.

Begin Your Scaffolding Career

Your pathway to a career in scaffolding awaits with the click of a button. Connect with employers and explore construction jobs and training opportunities near you on CareerStarter.

*Wage information from 2022 NCCER Construction Craft Salary Survey.

Featured Videos

Careers you may also be interested in


Power Line Worker