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drywall installer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T2Z2G5

Salary

$29.10 hourly

Additional Information

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

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Institutional
  • Residential
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • 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
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • 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
  • Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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