Construction Career Feature — Plasterer

Plasterers perform all aspects of plastering, including hawk and trowel work.

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PRIDE of St. Louis, Inc.

 

 

Click the small picture to the right to learn more about becoming a Plasterer. 

 

 

Plasterers can contribute a great deal to the architectural significance of a structure. They perform all aspects of plastering, including hawk and trowel work. They perform new construction and maintenance work in all kinds of weather. Their work requires upper body strength, teamwork, and attention to detail.

New plasterers work 90 days as trainees, followed by a four-year, on-the-job apprenticeship.

 

 

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