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Stucco Plasterer
Posted date [Apr-25-18]  (ID: 190829)
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Company: Progressive Stucco & Design Inc.

Business Information: We specialize in exterior insulation and finish system

Business Location:  30 Weirs Lane, Dundas, ON, L9H 5E3

Work Location: Employee works in multiple locations: Ancaster, Paris and Stoney Creek

Type of Employment: Full time–Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job duties:  


Plasterer Specific Skills:

  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required
  • Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • Cure freshly plastered surfaces
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency


Drywall Installer and Finisher specific skills:

  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
  • Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings
  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets


Lather Specific Skills:

  • Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied
  • Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
  • Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Utilize laser alignment system
  • Install exterior and interior steel studs
  • Install acoustic tile, hanger for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboard or lath
  • Attach metal or gypsum lath to studs or furring
  • Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation


Additional skills:

  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Operate CADD and other computer software systems
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms



- Education: Completion of high school

- Experience:  A minimum of three years of experience on stucco and plastering is required. If the candidate does not have at least 3 years of experience a post-secondary certificate is required

- Heavy Lifting may be required up to 50 kg

- Area of Plastering Specialization: Stucco


Salary: $31.00 to $33.00 hourly, 40.00 Hours per week

Important information: This position will require working 40 hours per week in the summer, a minimum of 30 hours of work per week is guarantee during the winter time. Work day starts at 8 AM and finishes at 4:30 PM from Monday to Friday. The schedule during winter is from 9 AM to 5:30 PM.


Apply by e-mail to:

Apply by fax: 905-627-2146

Apply by mail to: 30 Weirs Lane, Dundas, ON, L9H 5E3

Job Title Stucco Plasterer
Company Name Progressive Stucco & Design Inc.
Category Category -> Construction / Facilities
Job Type Job Type -> Full-Time
Location Dundas, ON
Area Location -> ON - Hamilton