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Position: Drywall Installer

NOC (73102) | British Columbia


Language: English, French

Status: Open Work Permit

Experience: Minimum 6 months

Job Description:

  • Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster

  • Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints

  • 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

  • Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces

  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets

  • Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry

  • Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim

  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists

  • Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings

  • 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 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

  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

  • Estimate costs and materials

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