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Dryliner

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Dryliners, or dryline fixers, put up internal walls in buildings using plasterboard sheets (drylining) and metal stud partitioning. They are used to divide large areas into smaller spaces, to cover up pipes and electrical cables and provide insulation and sound proofing.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

As of June 2023 the Building and Allied Trades Joint Industrial Council (BATJIC) recommends the following rates for a 2-year apprenticeship based on a 39-hour week are:

Year 1 – £237.46 (£6.09 an hour)
Year 2 – £316.02 (£8.10 an hour).

Please note these rates may vary if the Apprentice is 21 years old or over and has completed the first year of their apprenticeship. National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) will apply.

With experience you could earn up to £19.00 an hour. Overtime and shift allowances can increase earnings.

Conditions

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Getting In

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2023
1656
5.4 %
RISE
2028
1746
  United Kingdom
2023
19089
7.8 %
RISE
2028
20572

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What Does it Take?

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You need to be able to:

Training

Getting On

More Information

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Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

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