Drywall installer and finisher in CANADA.
Workvantage International Workforce Solutions Inc. (recruiting on behalf of our client)
Business information :
Real estate development, construction, rental and property management Canadian company.
Work Location :
Various locations throughout Kingston, Ottawa, and London. Different construction / building sites Full time Permanent.
$30.00 to $32.00 per hour, 40 hours per week.
Job Description :
Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets.
Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings.
Tape over joints using a taping machine and embed tape in the compound.
Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints.
Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists.
Cut and install metal corner beads to protect exterior corners.
Fill joints, nail indentations, holes, and cracks with joint compound using a trowel and broad knife.
Smooth out the excess compound and allow the coat to dry.
Prepare tenders and quotations.
Supervise other workers.
Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages.
Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings, and specifications.
Estimate costs and materials.
Erect and install scaffolding, falsework, and other working platforms.
Help to clean and prepare surfaces.
Prepare wall and ceiling layouts.
Education : Completion of high school.
Experience : A minimum of 3 years of experience in drywall installing, plastering or finishing is required. If the candidate does not have at least 3 years of experience, then a post-secondary education certificate. OR,
Completion of a three-to four-year apprenticeship program is required OR A combination of three years of work experience and some high school, college or industry courses in plastering, drywalling or finishing will help to qualify.
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities :
Handling heavy loads, Hand-eye co-ordination, Repetitive tasks.
Bending, crouching, kneeling, Manual dexterity, Physically demanding, Standing for extended periods.
Work Site Environment :
Personal Suitability :
Dependability, Judgement, Flexibility, Team player, Reliability.
Weight Handling :
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs).
Transportation costs covered if the worker needs to relocate. Also, transportation from one work location to another will be provided.
Important information :
This position will require working Monday to Friday from 7 : 30 AM to 5 : 00 PM with 60 minutes of unpaid lunch and two 15-minute unpaid breaks
The worker will rotate in different construction / building sites throughout London, Ottawa, and Kingston.
Apply by e-mail to jobs workvantage.ca .
Workvantage International Workforce Solutions Inc. We are a Canadian Recruitment Agency. We focus on placing international talent within the best Canadian companies.