January 27, 2022
 | Students

What Skills Does a Drywall Installer Need?

Drywall installers are responsible for installing drywall, sheathing and other materials that cover walls, ceilings and floors. 

Installing drywall includes fitting panels to the building frame, shaping and cutting to make room for fixtures such as windows, outlets and ceiling fans, and concealing seams and screws to prepare a smooth surface for painting. 

What are some of the skills and interests a drywall installer should have to set them up for success? 

To learn more about careers as a drywall installation, check out our drywall installer career page.