Floor Covering Installer Posted on Sep 29, 2017 by Jensen Contract Flooring Ltd.
Location Big Valley, AB
Earnings $25.00 to $30.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Dec 23, 2017
Jensen Contract Flooring Ltd.
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
3 years to less than 5 years
- Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
- Prepare tenders and quotations
- Prepare flooring plans and scheduling
- Estimate costs and materials
- 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 materials on counter tops and raised platforms
- Install outdoor carpets
- Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired)
- Install vinyl decking materials
- 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
Willing to travel
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Handling heavy loads
Work Location Information
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.
PO Box 420, 28 Main Street East
Big Valley, Alberta T0J0G0
Dec 23, 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.
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
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