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Job Details

Installer And Finisher, Drywall Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by Salvador Construction Ltd

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 13, 2018
Job Requirements


Salvador Construction Ltd




No degree, certificate or diploma or equivalent experience


2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Instruct apprentices

Weight Handling

More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Industrial
  • Commercial

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Plasterer Specific Skills

Clean and prepare surfaces

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
  • Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists

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

15430-110 Ave
Edmonton, Alberta T5P1E6

Advertised Until

Apr 13, 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 Installer And Finisher, Drywall is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest in copying information to attach metal and gypsum lath to studs and furring using nails, screws, clips and wire ties


Interest in precision working to cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets; may install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboards and laths


Interest in installing corner beads and wire mesh around beams for plastering

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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