Plasterers install and repair laths and apply plaster to
walls and ceilings of buildings.
Tasks include -
(a) installing and repairing laths and applying one or more
coats of plaster to interior walls and ceilings of buildings
to produce finished surface;
(b) moulding and installing ornamental plaster panels and
casting and trimming ornamental plaster cornices;
(c) applying protective and decorative covering of cement,
plaster and similar materials to exterior building surfaces;
(d) making and installing decorative plaster fixtures of fibrous
(e) performing related tasks;
(f) supervising other workers.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Plasterer, ornamental
- Plasterer, stucco