Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons:

Help painters, paperhangers, plasterers, or stucco masons by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work area and equipment.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $22,130.00
Average Time to Fill 47 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 207
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) 1.14 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Following Directions

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Performing General Physical Activities

Remove finish from furniture, walls, or related structures
Apply plaster, stucco, or joint compound mixtures to walls or ceilings
Protect structures or surfaces near work areas to avoid damage
Repair cracks, defects, or damage in installed building materials
Fit construction materials such as wood
Join wood or other construction materials
Paste wall covering material
Assemble temporary equipment or structures
Install construction support structures such as lathing, back up frames, or metal studs
Clean surfaces in preparation for work activities
Clean work sites
Move construction or extraction materials to locations where they are needed
Erect scaffold on work site
Move heavy objects in construction, extraction, or mining settings
Move materials, equipment, or supplies
Pour materials into or on designated areas
Prepare work environment to assure proper ventilation and personal protection
Climb ladders, scaffolding, and structures to reach work

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Customer Service
Supervisory Skills
Commercial Construction
New Construction

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