Advise customers on building materials


Provide customers with detailed advice on various building materials; recommend sustainable development and promote the use of green materials such as wood, straw and bamboo; promote recycling and the use of renewable or non-toxic materials.

Alternative labels

instruct customers on building materials
help customers on building materials
advise a customer on building materials
suggest customers on building materials
recommend customers on building materials
advise customers about building materials
commend customers on building materials
advising a customer about building materials

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Advise customers on building materials is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Building materials specialised seller: Building materials specialised sellers sell building materials in specialised shops.

Optional skill

Advise customers on building materials is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Construction engineer: Construction engineers interpret building designs and add technical specifications to construction projects. They integrate engineering principles into the designs to ensure that structures are safe and resistant. They work together with architects and engineers to transform design ideas into executable plans.
Building materials shop manager: Building materials shop managers assume responsibility for activities and staff in specialised shops.
Specialised seller: Specialised sellers sell goods in specialised shops.
Architect: Architects investigate, design, and oversee the construction and development of buildings, urban spaces, infrastructure projects, and social spaces. They design in accordance with the surroundings and regulations applicable in specific geographic areas, taking into account factors that include function, aesthetics, costs, and public health and safety. They are aware of social contexts and environmental factors, which include the relationships between people and buildings, and buildings and the environment. They engage in multidisciplinary projects aimed at developing the social fabric of a geographic area and advancing in social urbanism projects. 




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Last updated on September 20, 2022