Precast Concrete (Erector / Finisher) guide hoisting engineers and crane operators in aligning concrete panels and slabs into place when constructing a new building. They are skilled at reading architectural drawings and diagrams, loading and unloading concrete pieces, aligning and bolting panels together, and applying grout between the cracks in the concrete to finish the walls.
Loading and unloading prefabricated concrete panels
Securing panels to structures
Applying grout between concrete panels and footings
Key Skills & Attributes
Comfortable working at heights
Capable of working in cold weather
Heavy Industrial Construction
Institutional and Commercial Construction
New home building and renovation
Approximately 3-4 years, 5,400 hours of technical and on-the-job training, and exam. Red seal trade certificate awarded after. As an apprentice, you can earn while you learn!
Grade 10 minimum
Journeyperson Wage Rate
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Unionized precast concrete finishing/erecting has been a steady line of work for over 150 years!
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