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Carpet Installer Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by DS HOMES

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $23.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 13, 2018
Job Requirements






Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

Not required


2 years to less than 3 years

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Prepare and install hardwood floors
  • Perform direct glue-down carpet installations
  • Perform double-bond carpet installations
  • Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding
  • Measure, cut and install carpeting on floors
  • Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings
  • Install outdoor carpets
  • Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired)
  • Install carpeting on walls or other surfaces
  • Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting
  • Conduct moisture, ph, temperature and other tests prior to flooring installations
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings
  • Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered

Work Location Information

Various locations

Installation Specialization


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 e-mail:

In Person

11125-38th Street NE
Calgary, Alberta T3N1A6

Advertised Until

Apr 13, 2018

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 Carpet Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Floor Covering Installers

Interest in computing to estimate costs for material and labour


Interest in operating hand and machine stitchers, staple guns and seaming irons and in using bonding tape and bonding materials to install carpeting; and in operating power stretchers and other devices to stretch carpeting


Interest in speaking with customers and other workers to inspect and repair damaged floor coverings and to inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered

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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