As a waterproofer, you work on residential and commercial construction sites. You apply membranes and special coatings to protect contents and the structural integrity of buildings. 



  • Outdoor and Indoor work
  • Physical work 

A typical day may involve:

  • applying membranes and special coatings

It helps to be good at:

  • physical tasks 

Qualifications/pathway options:

  • Cert III Waterproofing
  • Traineeship

You may be able to work in:

  • Construction 

Related Roles

  • Tiler

  • Plumber

  • Painter 


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