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Job Details

Finisher, Concrete

Employer

Proform Concrete

Date Posted

April 26, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Red Deer, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 33 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 20  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 26, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Proform Concrete

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Cement Finisher Red Seal Certificate
  • Cement Finisher Trade Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Instruct apprentices

Work Setting

  • Sidewalks and curbs
  • Roads and bridges
  • Residential
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Waterproof, damp proof and restore surfaces
  • Repair, resurface and replace worn or damaged sections of concrete structures
  • Operate power vibrators to compact concrete
  • Level top surface concrete according to grade and depth specification
  • Install anchor bolts, steel plates, door sills and other fixtures
  • Fill hollows and remove spots on freshly poured cement
  • Apply hardening and sealing components to cure surfaces
  • Check formwork, granular base and steel reinforcement materials and direct placement of concrete into forms or onto surfaces according to grade
  • Impart desired finish to concrete surfaces using hand and power tools

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

On-site customer service

Type of Materials

  • Reinforcing membrane and protective covering
  • Light weight concrete
  • Hardners and epoxies
  • Colours and sealers

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Travel insurance

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

Special Initiatives

  • Jobs for Ukraine: This employer has selected to promote this job through "Jobs for Ukraine”. Canadian citizens and permanent residents can still apply.

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.

In Person:

240 Burnt Park Way
Red Deer County, Alberta T4S2L4
Between 08:00 AM and 05:00 PM

By Mail:

240 Burnt Park Way
Red Deer County, Alberta T4S2L4

Advertised Until

Jun 26, 2022

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 Finisher, Concrete is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Concrete Finishers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating hand tools, power tools and power vibrators to compact concrete

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to fill hollows and remove high spots to smooth freshly poured concrete; and in applying hardening and sealing compounds to cure concrete surfaces

innovative

Interest in repairing, resurfacing and replacing worn and damaged sections of floors, walls, roads and other concrete structures

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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Abilities

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Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

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