What is a Plasterer?
Plasterers apply plaster, cement or acrylic finish products to the interior and exterior walls and ceilings of hospitals, office buildings, schools, warehouses, residences, shopping centers and large commercial and industrial projects.
The craft requires an extensive amount of outdoor work; therefore weather conditions are a factor.
This is a very active strenuous trade with much standing, stooping, bending, climbing and carrying. The ability to work at heights is a must.
What are the program specifics?
· Length of program – 4 years
· 6 month probationary period
· A minimum of 144 hours of classroom
related instruction each year
· Starting pay – 50% journeyman wage
How do I qualify?
· At least 18 years of age
· Possess a high school diploma or GED
· Have a valid driver’s license
What will be helpful to succeed?
· Good reading ability
· General science
· General math
Where do I apply?
Christie Farrow David Horn, Business Agent
Apprenticeship Coordinator Plasterers & Cement Masons
Cincinnati Plasterers JATC Local No. 132
3 Kovach Dr. 1010 Yale Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45215 Cincinnati, Ohio 45206
(513) 475-5733 (513) 221-1313
Page Last Updated: Apr 22, 2012 (13:30:57)