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Job Details

Plasterer

Posted on Dec 29, 2020 by DOMAH SERVICES LTD

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 28, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

DOMAH SERVICES LTD

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Drywall Finisher Trade Certification
  • Aerial lift and aerial work platform Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required

Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills

  • Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
  • Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists

Lather Specific Skills

  • Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools
  • Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied

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

Jan 28, 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 Plasterer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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