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drywall installer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Surrey, BC
V4N0X8

Salary

$27.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Residential
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
  • Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied
  • Install exterior and interior steel studs
  • Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools
  • Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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