1st Year Apprentice Plasterer

Pro Image Plaster and Building Supplies

Sunbury, VIC

Posted 10/18/2020

1st Year Apprentice Plasterer

Pro Image Plaster and Building Supplies in Sunbury has a position for an enthusiastic person to start their plastering apprenticeship.

Full time Apprenticeship
Work to achieve a Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

DESCRIPTION:

Carry out tasks related to the plastering trades, under the supervision of a qualified tradesperson / instructor and consistent with apprenticeship year level.

DUTIES:

· Apply and fix plasterboard partitions

· Level and straighten corners, angles, and wall and ceiling surfaces

· Clean and prepare surfaces

· Mix and apply coats of plaster, cement, render or similar materials to walls and ceilings, levelling and smoothing them by using trowels to obtain an even thickness. Apply finishing coats of plaster to give a smooth finish or decorative texture

· Fix precast cornices and panel mouldings, ceiling centres and other plaster fittings

· Read and working from, plans and specifications

· Use hand tools, e.g. hammers, squares, hand saws, screwdrivers, measuring tapes and levelling devices etc.

· Use power tools, e.g. electric/battery drills, sanders and laser levelling devices

· Communicate and interact with others in workplace and trade school environments

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

· A willingness to develop skills and knowledge in this trade

· Physical fitness and the ability to undertake manual labour for extended periods

· Be a safe confident worker

· Enjoy practical and manual work

· Ability to follow instructions and communicate effectively

A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL IDEALLY:

· Be passionate about getting into the building industry

· Be reliable, enthusiastic and willing to work as part of a team

· A car and current driver’s licence is required

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Work Eligibility:

  • Permitted to work permanently with no restriction on hours (e.g. citizen, permanent resident) (Required)

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.ctscareerconnections.com.au/job/14484354