Drywall Construction Installation Profile and Description

The construction industry is huge and involves a number of professionals of which the Drywall Construction Installation specialists are one. These people part of a specialty field in the construction industry; hence, their role matters a lot for the efficient completion of the construction work. They mostly have to work with the interior section of the building for they have the task of putting up and secure wall covering inside different types of buildings.

Drywall Construction Installation Duties And Responsibilities

  • Fastening the different sections of drywall to the building’s frame, in order to get the tapers covered up and prepared for painting.
  • Measuring the area, cutting the sections off and then fitting and hanging them.
  • Finishing off the drywall before the painting is done and making use of mud to fill in holes caused from nails and screws.
  • Allowing installation of air conditioning units and once it is done ensuring that the surface is smooth enough for painting
  • Standing, stretching, lifting of heaving loads as and when required

Drywall Construction Installation Skills and Specifications

  • Good knowledge of science and drawings
  • Basic or advanced math skills, knowledge of design, chemistry and physics principles
  • Ability to work with different building materials and machines
  • Ability to operate the a variety of simple and complex tools
  • Great installation skills

Drywall Construction Installation Education and Qualifications

  • High school education where courses on math, technical drawing, about how to read blueprints would be taught.
  • Direct on-the-job training can also be taken aid if formal education had not been attained earlier.

Drywall Construction Installation Salary

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for drywall construction specialist is something around $20,180. However the wages often fluctuate in relation to the state, the industry in which they are working etc.