Plastering entails, a great deal of dexterity and speed. It involves the coating of internal walls and ceilings with different types of plaster in order that they're ready to be decorated, and the coating of external surfaces with appropriate materials, such as cement or sand.
There's also the element of plastering which takes place in workshops, that of creating plasterwork to order, usually in differing shapes and sizes, and to request. While maintaining the necessary production and quality required to complete a project and exceeding the customers' expectations.
Plasterers are typically responsible for the production and quality of the products they install. A carpenter will usually report to a foreman or lead man and will be assigned a range of tasks to be completed. Timely production and quality are the main responsibilities of a plasterers. In addition, plasterers are responsible for working safely and maintaining a safe work environment.
Plasterers must work within precise limits and standards of accuracy. For example: carpenters must apply shop mathematics to solve problems; plan work and select proper tools; compare and see differences in the size, shape, and form of lines, figures, and objects, picture solid objects from drawings or diagrams, perform a variety of duties which may change often, and rate information using standards that can be measured or checked. Physically, plasterers must be able to: Climb and maintain balance on scaffolds and ladders, reach for, handle, and manipulate objects and materials, lift and carry objects weighing up to 100 pounds; stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl, and see well (either naturally or with correction).
NOTE: In the LA area wages range from $18.66 per hour for entry level apprentices to $41.47 per hour for Journeyman. Wages are determined by union scale as determined in the current collective bargaining agreement.
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