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Drywall Installer And Finisher Posted on Feb 14, 2018 by Drywall & Reno Experts

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Drywall & Reno Experts

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

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

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required
  • 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
  • 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

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.

In Person

13932 - 137 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T6V1X3

Advertised Until

May 06, 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 Drywall Installer And Finisher is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Plasterers, Drywall Installers and Finishers and Lathers
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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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.

Learn More

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