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Job Details

Stucco Plasterer

Posted on Oct 13, 2020 by JARS CONSTRUCTION LTD.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 12, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

JARS CONSTRUCTION LTD.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Other Languages

Arabic

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

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

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Security and Safety

Bondable

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • Cure freshly plastered surfaces

Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills

  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • 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
  • Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings
  • 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

  • Utilize laser alignment system
  • Install exterior and interior steel studs
  • Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation
  • Attach metal or gypsum lath to studs or furring
  • Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
  • Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied
  • Install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboard or lath

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

Nov 12, 2020

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 Stucco 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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