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Segmental Pavers - 47-4091.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Lay out, cut, and place segmental paving units. Includes installers of bedding and restraining materials for the paving units.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Cutter
  • Paver
  • Paver Installer
  • Paver Layer
  • Paving Stone Installer
  • Segmental Wall Installer

SOC Occupation Groups

Related Occupations


  • Cement the edges of the paved area.
  • Compact bedding sand and pavers to finish the paved area, using a plate compactor.
  • Cut paving stones to size and for edges, using a splitter and a masonry saw.
  • Design paver installation layout pattern and create markings for directional references of joints and stringlines.
  • Discuss the design with the client.
  • Prepare base for installation by removing unstable or unsuitable materials, compacting and grading the soil, draining or stabilizing weak or saturated soils and taking measures to prevent water penetration and migration of bedding sand.
  • Resurface an outside area with cobblestones, terracotta tiles, concrete or other materials.
  • Screed sand level to an even thickness, and recheck sand exposed to elements, raking and rescreeding if necessary.
  • Set pavers, aligning and spacing them correctly.
  • Supply and place base materials, edge restraints, bedding sand and jointing sand.
  • Sweep sand from the surface prior to opening to traffic.
  • Sweep sand into the joints and compact pavement until the joints are full.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Align masonry materials.
  • Clean work sites.
  • Communicate with clients about products, procedures, and policies.
  • Compact materials to create level bases.
  • Create construction or installation diagrams.
  • Cut tile, stone, or other masonry materials.
  • Finish concrete surfaces.
  • Install masonry materials.
  • Mark reference points on construction materials.
  • Move construction or extraction materials to locations where they are needed.
  • Spread sand, dirt or other loose materials onto surfaces.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Advanced Equipment Operator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Cannon Crewmember (Army - Enlisted)
  • Cavalry Scout (Army - Enlisted)
  • Combat Engineer (Army - Enlisted)
  • Combat Engineer (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Concrete and Asphalt Equipment Operator (Army - Enlisted)
  • Engineer Equipment Operator (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Heavy Repair Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Pavements and Construction Equipment (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Pavements and Construction Equipment Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Pavements and Construction Equipment Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Pavements and Construction Equipment Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Pavements and Construction Equipment Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Unit Supply Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic (Army - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

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DOT Crosswalk Titles

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