ISCO 08 Code 7123                  Plasterers

Lead Statement
Plasterers install, maintain and repair plasterboard in buildings, and apply decorative and protective coverings of plaster, cement and similar material to the interiors and exteriors of structures.

Task statement
Tasks include:

  • applying one or more coats of plaster to interior walls and ceilings of buildings to produce finished surface;
  • measuring, marking and installing ornamental plaster panels, and casting and trimming ornamental plaster cornices;
  • applying protective and decorative covering of cement, plaster and similar materials to exterior building surfaces;
  • making and installing decorative plaster fixtures of fibrous plaster;
  • performing related tasks;
  • supervising other workers.

Included occupations
Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Plasterer
  • Plasterer, ornamental
  • Plasterer, stucco
  • Plasterer, fibrous
  • Plasterer, solid

(NCvB; Maart 2010)