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Job Details

Drywall Installer

Employer

LGC Global Contracting LTD

Date Posted

July 19, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Chestermere, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 11, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

LGC Global Contracting LTD

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work Setting

  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Various locations

Tasks

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

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Tight deadlines

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Personal Suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Workplace information

On the road job

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

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 & Abilities
The Drywall Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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