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drywall installer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T3J0V6

Salary

$28.90 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Dangerous
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Residential
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
  • Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings
  • Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife
  • Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required
  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 to 40 hours per week

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