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Job Details

Drywall Installer And Finisher

Posted on Sep 15, 2020 by Executive Drywall

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.70 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 15, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Executive Drywall

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

Residential

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required

Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills

  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
  • Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists

Lather Specific Skills

  • Install exterior and interior steel studs
  • Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation

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 15, 2020

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 Drywall Installer And Finisher is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Lathers
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to attach metal and gypsum lath to studs and furring using nails, screws, clips and wire ties

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets; may install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboards and laths

innovative

Interest in installing corner beads and wire mesh around beams for plastering

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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