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Job Details

Plasterer

Employer

KAMTILE LTD

Date Posted

January 10, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $28.85 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 09, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

KAMTILE LTD

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

Dusty

Work setting

  • Commercial
  • Residential

Tasks

  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Cure freshly plastered surfaces
  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied
  • Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
  • Estimate costs and materials

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • 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?

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year


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

Interest Codes

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 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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