Sidewalk Concrete Finisher Posted on Apr 16, 2018 by Lafarge Canada Inc.
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $30.00 to $34.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 25 Vacancies
Closing Date May 16, 2018
Lafarge Canada Inc.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
3 years to less than 5 years
- Sidewalks and curbs
- Roads and bridges
Type of Industry Experience
- 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
- 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
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Type of Materials
- Reinforcing membrane and protective covering
- Hardners and epoxies
- Colours and sealers
- Team player
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.
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Interest in operating hand tools, power tools and power vibrators to compact concrete
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
Interest in repairing, resurfacing and replacing worn and damaged sections of floors, walls, roads and other concrete structures
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.
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