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Drywall Taper Posted on Dec 07, 2017 by Sanchez Drywall Ltd

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Sanchez Drywall Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • 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

  • 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

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

389 Elgin Gardens SE
Calgary, Alberta T2Z4T8

Advertised Until

Jan 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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Drywall Taper 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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