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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 finishing’s and support framework for ceiling systems, interior and exterior walls and building partitions.
Definition (More Info): TradeSecrets AB; Careers in Construction
• Carpenters Millwrights College – Lather (Interior Systems)
First Credential: Certificate plus apprenticeship
Salary Range: PayScale (Canada) (Sept 2015) – Drywall Finisher: Low: $36,190. Median: $24/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