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tilesetter


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T1Y4C1

Salary

$28.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 1 to less than 7 months

Work site environment

  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • On-site customer service
  • Commercial
  • Willing to relocate
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Prepare, measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Mix, apply and spread mortar, cement, mastic, glue or other adhesives using hand trowel
  • Set tiles in place and apply pressure to affix them to base
  • Align and straighten tiles
  • Cut and fit tiles around obstacles and openings using hand and power cutting tools
  • Pack grout into joints between tiles and remove excess grout
  • Remove and replace cracked or damaged tiles
  • Lay and set mosaic tiles to create decorative wall, mural and floor designs
  • Build underbeds and install anchor bolts, wires and brackets
  • Cut, surface, polish and install marble and granite
  • Mix, lay and polish terra surfaces
  • Install tile strips

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Large workload

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Hardworking

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Support for newcomers and refugees

  • Supports social and labour market integration of newcomers and/or refugees (for example: facilitating access to community resources, language training, skills training, etc.)
  • Recruits newcomers and/or refugees who were displaced by a conflict or a natural disaster (for example: Ukraine, Afghanistan, etc.)

Support for youths

  • Offers on-the-job training tailored to youth

Support for Veterans

  • Offers mentorship, coaching and/or networking opportunities for Veterans

Support for Indigenous people

  • Offers mentorship, coaching and/or networking opportunities for Indigenous workers

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