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Title: Lather (Interior Systems Mechanic)

Definition: Lathers (Interior Systems Mechanics) erect and install a wide variety of wall and ceiling systems and exterior finishes, bringing various buildings to a completed state. They install drywall, stucco wire, other finishing products such as ornamental finishings and support framework for ceiling systems, interior and exterior walls, and building partitions.

Definition (More Info): TradeSecrets AB; Careers in Construction

Education Program:
Carpenters Millwrights College � Lather (Interior Systems)

First Credential: Certificate plus apprenticeship

Salary Range: PayScale (Canada) (Jun 2021) � Drywall Finisher: Low: $16.42. Median:$25.58/hr.

Salary (More Info): PayScale: Drywall Finisher

Related Specialties: Wall & Ceiling Installers, Finisher, Drywall Finisher

Professional Associations: Office to Advance Women Apprentices; Atlantic Canada Regional Council of Carpenters, Millwrights & Allied Workers; Women Building Futures; Canadian Construction Women

Other Resources: Gov of NL - Plan of Training; Red Seal


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