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Job Details

Insulator

Employer

Six Star Homes Inc

Date Posted

September 13, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $34.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 13, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Six Star Homes Inc

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work setting

Construction

Tasks

  • Select type of insulation required
  • Instruct apprentices
  • 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
  • Fit insulation around obstructions and between joists and studs
  • Install vapour barriers and fire-retardant materials
  • Supervise other workers
  • Brush waterproofing cement or other material over insulating materials
  • Fabricate and apply removable insulation pads and covers
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Remove asbestos, ceramic fibres, lead and mould and urea-formaldehyde insulation materials from buildings

Work conditions and physical capabilities

Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Insulator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 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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