Drywall Finisher

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 281242627
  • Open Date: January 25, 2023
  • Close Date: March 23, 2023
  • Organization: M.S. Gill Painting Inc.
  • Sector: Construction & Renovation
  • Business Location:Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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Job Details

  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 2
  • Compensation: $29.84 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to [email protected]
  • Education: High school graduation certificate

Job Description

Tasks

  • Instruct apprentices
  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster
  • Clean and prepare surfaces
  • Cure freshly plastered surfaces
  • 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
  • Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim
  • 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
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboard or lath
  • Install exterior and interior steel studs
  • Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Physically demanding

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
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