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floor covering installer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Nanaimo, BC
V9S3H6

Salary

$29.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year

Tasks

  • Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine work requirements
  • Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding
  • Prepare flooring plans and scheduling
  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings
  • Prepare and install hardwood floors
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Perform direct glue-down carpet installations
  • Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired)
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Installation specialization

  • Vinyl or resilient tiles
  • Vinyl or resilient sheets
  • Ceramic tiles
  • Hardwood strip flooring
  • Hardwood intricate patterns flooring
  • Flexible PVC sheet goods

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Ability to distinguish between colours

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Other benefits

  • Parking available

Support for newcomers and refugees

  • Recruits newcomers and/or refugees who were displaced by a conflict or a natural disaster (for example: Ukraine, Afghanistan, etc.)
  • Supports newcomers and/or refugees with foreign credential recognition
  • Provides diversity and cross-cultural trainings to create a welcoming work environment for newcomers and/or refugees

Support for Indigenous people

  • Develops and maintains relationships with indigenous communities, indigenous-owned businesses and organizations

Supports for visible minorities

  • Provides diversity and cross-cultural training to create a welcoming work environment for members of visible minorities

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