Drywall Installer and Finisher (FT)
Workvantage
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
8h ago

Drywall installer and finisher in CANADA.

Company :

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.

Salary :

$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.
  • Instruct apprentices.
  • 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.
  • Requirements :

  • 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 :

  • Dusty, Noisy.
  • Personal Suitability :

  • Dependability, Judgement, Flexibility, Team player, Reliability.
  • Weight Handling :

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs).
  • Benefits :

    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 .

    About Workvantage

    Workvantage International Workforce Solutions Inc. We are a Canadian Recruitment Agency. We focus on placing international talent within the best Canadian companies.

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