Tacker or Plasterboard Fixer

Location: Southampton

Job Description


Job position is in charge of fixing plasterboard sheets to timber frames on our modular unit production line plaster-boarding stations.

We are searching for a skilled Tacker or Plasterboard Fixer to work at our modular factory on our production projects and to deliver excellent plasterboard fixing to walls and ceilings in timber frame modular units for our clients.

You could be:

  • measuring and cutting plasterboard (dry lining) to the right shapes and angles

  • fixing the boards to timber (or metal) frames, applying different plasters to interior and exterior surfaces.

  • cutting holes in the plasterboard for doors, windows and if needed for pipes, ventilation systems, light switches and power points

  • installing moveable wall partitions, suspended ceilings or other related positions

  • fixing and repairing previous plastering work when necessary

  • protecting non-plastering surfaces with appropriate materials


  • Trade-school qualification or proof of apprenticeship with a certified plasterer/builder will be beneficial

  • One years' experience as a plasterer or in a similar role.

  • Good communication and professional skills.

  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • The successful candidate will be involved in as a member of team of the decorators at production facility based in Southampton SO40.


  • The job involves bending, kneeling and stretching.

  • You balance on ladders, scaffolding or stilts.

  • You work indoors. Conditions could be dusty and sometimes noisy so you will need to wear a face mask or ear protectors and overalls.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent


***No Agencies***

Thank you for your interest in working for Go Modular Technologies (UK) Ltd.


We will be going through received CV’s in due course, and will contact

only those candidates that are selected for interview.