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Drywall Taper Posted on Jan 11, 2018 by Amen Construction Ltd

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $32.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 10, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Amen Construction Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

3 years to less than 5 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 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • 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
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim

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

Lather Specific Skills

Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied


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:

info@amenconstruction.ca

By phone:

587-520-7611

Advertised Until

Feb 10, 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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