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Job Details

Foamed Insulation Applicator

Employer

PLC Recruitment

Date Posted

July 20, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $32.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 03, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

PLC Recruitment

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Major Work Area

  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Installation
  • Construction

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Insulator (heat and frost) Trade Certification
  • Insulator Trade Certification
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Specialization

  • Acoustical insulation
  • Spraying and blowing insulation
  • Refractory insulation
  • Industrial noise control
  • Cryogenic insulation
  • Custom fabrication and layout
  • Asbestos encapsulation and enclosure
  • Cladding

Work Setting

Residential

Types of Systems

Ventilation and exhaust

Specific Skills

  • Select type of insulation required
  • Fit insulation around obstructions and between joists and studs
  • Fabricate and apply removable insulation pads and covers
  • Brush waterproofing cement or other material over insulating materials
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Measure and cut insulating materials to required shape and dimensions using hand and power tools
  • Apply and secure insulation using spraying, blowing, pasting, strapping, taping and other application and installation methods
  • Install vapour barriers and fire-retardant materials
  • Remove asbestos, ceramic fibres, lead and mould and urea-formaldehyde insulation materials from buildings

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

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

Aug 03, 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 Foamed Insulation Applicator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Insulators
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to apply waterproofing cement over insulating materials to finish surfaces, and to install vapour barriers

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating hand and power tools to measure and cut insulating materials to required dimensions

innovative

Interest in fitting insulation around obstructions and between studs and joints

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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