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List Of Positions Not Applicable For Expatriate Status

List of positions not applicable for Expatriate status under the Sectors regulated by Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB)

 No. Position
  Mechanical & Electrical
1 Electrical Charge man
2 Electrical Wireman
3 Telephone and Telegraph Installer
4 Air Conditioning Unit (including ducting works) Installer
5 Lift and Escalator Installer and Tester
  Earth Moving Plant Operator
6 Excavator Operator
7 Shovel Operator
8 Dozer Operator
9 Motor Grader Operator
10 Scrapper Operator
11 Roller Compactor Operator
12 Backhoe Loader Operator
13 Lorry Driver
14 Forklift Operator
15 Wheel Loader Operator
  Crane Operator
16 Crawler Crane Operator
17 Mobile Crane Operator
18 Tower Crane Operator
  Non-Destructive Testing
19 Radiography Testing Technician
20 Ultrasonic Testing Technician
21 Penetrant Testing Technician
22 Magnetic Particle Testing Technician
23 Scaffolding Inspector
24 Frame & Modular Scaffolder
25 Tube & Coupler
26 Assistant Scaffolder
  Building & Civil
27 Plumbing & Sanitary Fitter
28 Water reticulation Pipe Installer
29 SMAW 1G Welder
30 FCAW (SS) Pipe/Plate -1G &3G Welder
31 GTAW (CS) Pipe -6G & 3G Welder
32 FCAW (GS) Pipe/Plate -6G Welder
33 SMAW (CS) Pipe/Plate -6G & 3G Welder
34 GTAW (CS) Pipe -6G & 3G Welder
35 GT+SMAW (CS) Pipe -6G Welder
36 SMAW (CS) Pipe/Plate – 3G Welder
37 GTAW (CS) Pipe/Plate -6G & 3G Welder
38 Welding Inspector
  Construction Site Supervisor
39 Site Supervisor


  Industrialised Building Systems (IBS) Sector.
40. All positions listed under IBS Sector

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