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11 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Painters, Construction and Maintenance.

  • Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces, such as bare wood or metal, for finish coats.
47-2042.00 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Sweep, scrape, sand, or chip dirt and irregularities to clean base surfaces, correcting imperfections that may show through the covering.
  • Form a smooth foundation by stapling plywood or Masonite over the floor or by brushing waterproof compound onto surface and filling cracks with plaster, putty, or grout to seal pores.
47-2161.00 Plasterers and Stucco Masons
  • Clean and prepare surfaces for applications of plaster, cement, stucco, or similar materials, such as by drywall taping.
  • Rough the undercoat surface with a scratcher so the finish coat will adhere.
51-9124.00 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Remove grease, dirt, paint, or rust from surfaces in preparation for paint application, using abrasives, solvents, brushes, blowtorches, washing tanks, or sandblasters.
  • Sand and apply sealer to properly dried finish.
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.
47-2053.00 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers
  • Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth with a trowel.
47-2142.00 Paperhangers
  • Apply sizing to seal surfaces and maximize adhesion of coverings to surfaces.
47-3011.00 Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters
  • Remove damaged tile, brick, or mortar, and clean or prepare surfaces, using pliers, hammers, chisels, drills, wire brushes, or metal wire anchors.
47-2082.00 Tapers
  • Apply texturizing compounds or primers to walls or ceilings before final finishing, using trowels, brushes, rollers, or spray guns.
47-2131.00 Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall
  • Prepare surfaces for insulation application by brushing or spreading on adhesives, cement, or asphalt, or by attaching metal pins to surfaces.
47-2132.00 Insulation Workers, Mechanical Bright Outlook
  • Prepare surfaces for insulation application by brushing or spreading on adhesives, cement, or asphalt, or by attaching metal pins to surfaces.
47-2041.00 Carpet Installers
  • Inspect the surface to be covered to determine its condition, and correct any imperfections that might show through carpet or cause carpet to wear unevenly.