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Precast Concrete Finisher Posted on Apr 12, 2018 by Westcon Precast Inc

  • Location St. Albert, AB
  • Earnings $19.00 to $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 26, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Westcon Precast Inc

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

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

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Propane in Construction Record of Training
  • Cement Finisher Red Seal Certificate
  • Cement Finisher Trade Certification

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Work Setting

  • Prefab/shop fabrication
  • Industrial

Specific Skills

  • Waterproof, damp proof and restore surfaces
  • Repair, resurface and replace worn or damaged sections of concrete structures
  • Operate power vibrators to compact concrete
  • Level top surface concrete according to grade and depth specification
  • Install anchor bolts, steel plates, door sills and other fixtures
  • Fill hollows and remove spots on freshly poured cement
  • Apply hardening and sealing components to cure surfaces
  • Check formwork, granular base and steel reinforcement materials and direct placement of concrete into forms or onto surfaces according to grade
  • Impart desired finish to concrete surfaces using hand and power tools

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sound discrimination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Type of Materials

  • Reinforcing membrane and protective covering
  • Hardners and epoxies
  • Colours and sealers

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication

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 26, 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 Precast Concrete Finisher is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Concrete Finishers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating hand tools, power tools and power vibrators to compact concrete

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to fill hollows and remove high spots to smooth freshly poured concrete; and in applying hardening and sealing compounds to cure concrete surfaces

innovative

Interest in repairing, resurfacing and replacing worn and damaged sections of floors, walls, roads and other concrete structures

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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