Skip navigation

Related Occupations for Task
47-2161.00 - Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Related occupations for task:

Clean and prepare surfaces for applications of plaster, cement, stucco, or similar materials, such as by drywall taping.

47-2051.00 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
  • Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth, using trowel.
  • Clean chipped area, using wire brush, and feel and observe surface to determine if it is rough or uneven.
  • Apply muriatic acid to clean surface, and rinse with water.
47-2053.00 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers
  • Wash polished terrazzo surface, using cleaner and water, and apply sealer and curing agent according to manufacturer's specifications, using brush or sprayer.
  • Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth with a trowel.
  • Clean chipped area, using wire brush, and feel and observe surface to determine if it is rough or uneven.
47-2141.00 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
  • Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces, such as bare wood or metal, for finish coats.
  • Wash and treat surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover, or other preparations, and sand rough spots to ensure that finishes will adhere properly.
  • Remove old finishes by stripping, sanding, wire brushing, burning, or using water or abrasive blasting.
47-2061.00 Construction Laborers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Spray materials, such as water, sand, steam, vinyl, paint, or stucco, through hoses to clean, coat, or seal surfaces.
  • Mop, brush, or spread paints, cleaning solutions, or other compounds over surfaces to clean them or to provide protection.
47-2142.00 Paperhangers
  • Apply sizing to seal surfaces and maximize adhesion of coverings to surfaces.
  • Remove paint, varnish, dirt, and grease from surfaces, using paint remover and water soda solutions.

See all 17 related occupations >>