Drywall Finishers and Plasterers apply finish, restore, and maintain plaster or similar materials on interior and exterior walls, ceilings, and building partitions to produce plain or decorative surfaces.
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What's Your Future as a Drywall Finisher and Plasterer (453A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers earn an average of up to $25.00 per hour, plus overtime.
Drywall Finisher and Plasterer (453A)
|Do you have good hand-eye coordination, and enjoy working with different types of hand tools?|
|Do you have good reading, writing, mathematical, measuring and problem-solving skills?|
|Are you able to read blueprints and measurements accurately?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Are you able to lift more than 50lbs? Are you able to stand or sit for long periods of time?|
|Are you detailed oriented and good with colors? Do you have the ability to work closely with others?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision? Can you start and finish work on time?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Drywall Finisher and Plasterer may be for you!
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