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Floor Covering Installer Posted on Feb 23, 2018 by Icon Flooring

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 25, 2018
Job Requirements


Icon Flooring




No degree, certificate or diploma

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

First Aid Certificate


5 years or more

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Prepare and install hardwood floors
  • Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding
  • Measure, cut and install carpeting on floors
  • Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings
  • Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings
  • Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Installation Specialization

  • Vinyl or resilient sheets
  • Vinyl or resilient tiles
  • Terrazzo tiles
  • Modular carpet tiles
  • Marble tiles
  • Linoleum
  • Ceramic tiles
  • Carpets/rugs
  • Hardwood strip flooring

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

Mar 25, 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 Floor Covering Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Floor Covering Installers

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

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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