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drywall installer and finisher apprentice


Source: Job Bank

Location

Abbotsford, BC
V2S7A6

Salary

$29.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Outdoors

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
  • Prepare wall and ceiling layouts
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Physically demanding

Own tools/equipment

  • Hard hat
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

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

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