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Job Details

Tilesetter

Employer

Corgan Industrial Ltd

Date Posted

November 19, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 19, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Corgan Industrial Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Estimate costs and materials

Specific Skills

  • Set tiles in place and apply pressure to affix them to base
  • Remove and replace cracked or damaged tiles
  • Prepare, measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Cut, surface, polish and install marble and granite
  • Align and straighten tiles
  • Mix, apply and spread mortar, cement, mastic, glue or other adhesives using hand trowel
  • Cut and fit tiles around obstacles and openings using hand and power cutting tools
  • Pack grout into joints between tiles and remove excess grout
  • Lay and set mosaic tiles to create decorative wall, mural and floor designs
  • Install tile strips

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

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.

By Mail:

266 MacKay Crescent Bay 7
Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H5C6

Advertised Until

Dec 19, 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 & Abilities
The Tilesetter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Tilesetters
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to cut and fit tiles around obstacles and openings

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to pack grout into joints between tiles and remove the excess; and in cutting, polishing and installing marble and granite

INNOVATIVE

Interest in creating decorative designs and in removing and replacing damaged tiles

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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