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Job Details

Furniture Finisher

Employer

Milltech Millwork Ltd.

Date Posted

September 16, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 07, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Milltech Millwork Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Furniture manufacturing company
  • Millwork shop

Tasks

  • Stain or finish wood to specified colour
  • Apply toners, highlights, glazes or shaders to obtain desired finish
  • Apply lacquer or other sealers
  • Decorate wood surfaces
  • Clean, polish and wax furniture
  • Strip old finish from wood surface
  • Smooth gouges with wood filler and sand wood
  • Make minor repairs to furniture
  • Select appropriate paint or mix paints
  • Prepare, clean and sand surfaces to be painted
  • Perform other labouring and elemental activities
  • Operate equipment to apply protective coatings to items
  • Mix paint to desired colour and texture
  • Clean, polish, file or otherwise finish products
  • Trim, smooth, and shape surfaces
  • Apply primers and repaint surfaces
  • Sand wooden surfaces and apply veneer, stain or polish to finished products; prepare and apply laminated plastics
  • Mix paint, blend and match colors

Surface preparation methods

Masking

Type of paints or coatings

  • Resinous, solvent drying paints
  • Drying oils paint
  • Catalyzed or polymerized paints

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Grinding machine
  • Hand tools
  • Power tools
  • Spray gun unit
  • Sanders
  • Airless spray equipment

Area of specialization

  • Water-based paints
  • Finishing
  • Cabinets

Coating/application specialization

  • Paint spraying
  • Multi-color finishes

Wood finishing specialization

Staining

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Fast-paced environment

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Other benefits

Other benefits

Parking available


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.

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