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Hardwood Floor Covering Installer Posted on Apr 11, 2018 by UA FLOORING LTD

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 25, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

UA FLOORING LTD

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

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 resilient floor coverings
  • Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired)
  • Conduct moisture, ph, temperature and other tests prior to flooring installations
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Gloves
  • Mask

Work Site Environment

Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Work Location Information

  • On-site customer service
  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Urban area
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Installation Specialization

  • Vinyl or resilient sheets
  • Vinyl or resilient tiles
  • Rubber sheet goods
  • Parquet flooring
  • Modular carpet tiles
  • Flash covings
  • Flexible PVC sheet goods
  • Cork flooring
  • Borders or feature strips
  • Hardwood intricate patterns flooring
  • Hardwood strip flooring

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Organized

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

Apr 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 Hardwood Floor Covering Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Floor Covering Installers
METHODICAL

Interest in computing to estimate costs for material and labour

OBJECTIVE

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

innovative

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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