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drywall taper


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T3J0B3

Salary

$29.00 hourly

Additional Information

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

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints
  • 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
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Attach metal or gypsum lath to studs or furring
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week

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