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drywall installer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Winnipeg, MB
R2P1R1

Salary

$25.10 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 to less than 7 months

Work site environment

  • Dangerous
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Attach metal or gypsum lath to studs or furring
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboard or lath
  • Install exterior and interior steel studs
  • Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability

Other benefits

  • Parking available
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 hours per week

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