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Insulator Posted on Oct 19, 2017 by AJ Flooring & More Inc

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $29.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 22, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

AJ Flooring & More Inc

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Major Work Area

  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Installation
  • Construction

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Estimate costs and materials

Area of Specialization

  • Acoustical insulation
  • Spraying and blowing insulation
  • Industrial noise control
  • Fire stopping and fireproofing
  • Custom fabrication and layout
  • Asbestos abatement and removal

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Industrial
  • Commercial

Types of Systems

  • Ventilation and exhaust
  • Vessels and boilers
  • Stacks and furnace flues
  • Refrigeration
  • Plumbing, cold water and drain lines
  • Air conditioning system
  • Hot water system and equipment

Specific Skills

  • Select type of insulation required
  • Fit insulation around obstructions and between joists and studs
  • Fabricate and apply removable insulation pads and covers
  • Brush waterproofing cement or other material over insulating materials
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Measure and cut insulating materials to required shape and dimensions using hand and power tools
  • Apply and secure insulation using spraying, blowing, pasting, strapping, taping and other application and installation methods
  • Install vapour barriers and fire-retardant materials
  • Remove asbestos, ceramic fibres, lead and mould and urea-formaldehyde insulation materials from buildings

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

On-site customer service


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

8920-100 Street 208
Edmonton, Alberta T6E4Y8

Advertised Until

Dec 22, 2017

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NOC & Interest Codes
The Insulator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Insulators
NOC code: 7293
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to apply waterproofing cement over insulating materials to finish surfaces, and to install vapour barriers

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating hand and power tools to measure and cut insulating materials to required dimensions

innovative

Interest in fitting insulation around obstructions and between studs and joints

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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