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Drywall Installer Posted on Oct 23, 2017 by Rush Management Ltd

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.10 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 26, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Rush Management Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

First Aid Certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Instruct apprentices
  • 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

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • 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

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

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

Dec 26, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Drywall Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Plasterers
NOC code: 7284.1
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to mix plaster ingredients in troughs to desired consistency

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to finish corners and angles

innovative

Interest in producing decorative surfaces and in creating decorative textures and designs as required

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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