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Job Details

Carpet Installer

Employer

Calgary Carpet Empire Inc.

Date Posted

August 12, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 07, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Calgary Carpet Empire Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Prepare flooring plans and scheduling
  • Estimate costs and materials

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Institutional
  • Industrial
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Prepare and install hardwood floors
  • Perform direct glue-down carpet installations
  • Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding
  • Measure, cut and install carpeting on floors
  • Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings
  • Install outdoor carpets
  • Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings
  • Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Gloves
  • Mask

Work Site Environment

Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Installation Specialization

  • Vinyl or resilient tiles
  • Marble tiles
  • Ceramic tiles
  • Carpets/rugs
  • Hardwood intricate patterns flooring

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Oct 07, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Carpet Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Floor Covering Installers
METHODICAL

Interest in computing to estimate costs for material and labour

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating hand and machine stitchers, staple guns and seaming irons and in using bonding tape and bonding materials to install carpeting; and in operating power stretchers and other devices to stretch carpeting

innovative

Interest in speaking with customers and other workers to inspect and repair damaged floor coverings and to inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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