A Plasterer is a skilled worker who uses both undercoat and finish plaster on the inside of properties. Those looking to become a plasterer will also need to use moulds for decorative effects on ceilings and walls. Drywall Systems Specialists install internal linings to buildings using lightweight steel frame systems, plasterboards and plaster products.

The individual will need to work well with their hands and work well under pressure to deadlines. Have knowledge in building and construction and plastering. Our plastering competition is the perfect environment to test and develop these critical skills.

Are careful with your hands
Can work to a brief
Are good with numbers
Are a steady worker
Are good with heights

Career opportunities

  • Specialist plastering company

  • Building Contractor

  • Local Authority

  • Site Management

Average Salary
Entry Level
- 2.2%
Projected workforce change
This is an estimation of the overall number of job opportunities in this career area up until 2027.

Meet our Plastering role model

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John is one of our inspiring Career role models in Plastering.

What next?

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