plasterer, stucco

SCHUIT PLASTERING AND STUCCO - Ancaster, ON (30+ days ago)

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Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

5 years or more

or equivalent experience
Additional Skills
Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Work Setting
Residential
Prefab/shop fabrication
Institutional
Industrial
Commercial
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Own Tools/Equipment
Tools
Steel-toed safety boots
Hard hat
Safety glasses/goggles
Mask
Work Site Environment
Dangerous
Outdoors
At heights
Noisy
Dusty
Hot
Cold/refrigerated
Transportation/Travel Information
Own vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Work under pressure
Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Manual dexterity
Hand-eye co-ordination
Sound discrimination
Standing for extended periods
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Large workload
Tight deadlines
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
Work Location Information
Rural area
Urban area
Remote location
Various locations
Willing to relocate
Relocation costs not covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Flexibility
Team player
Client focus
Dependability
Judgement
Reliability
Plasterer Specific Skills
Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
Clean and prepare surfaces
Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces
Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required
Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
Cure freshly plastered surfaces
Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills
Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
Lather Specific Skills
Install exterior and interior steel studs
Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation
Attach metal or gypsum lath to studs or furring
Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools
Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied
Install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboard or lath