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Job Details

Drywall Installer

Posted on Nov 12, 2020 by STARLING DRYWALL LTD.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.80 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 12, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

STARLING DRYWALL LTD.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

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

Work Setting

Residential

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • Cure freshly plastered surfaces

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
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry

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

Dec 12, 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 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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