Drywall Installer - Fastrack Drywall Ltd.

Date Posted: Apr 26, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills
Work at heights on scaffolding or swing stages
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Work Setting
Commercial
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
Dusty
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods; Bending crouching kneeling; Large workload; Overtime required
Work Location Information
Various locations
Plasterer Specific Skills
Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings; Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency; Clean and prepare surfaces; Apply level and smooth coats of plaster; Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces; Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat if required; Mould and install ornamental plaster panels cornices and trim; Cure freshly plastered surfaces
Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills
Measure cut fit and install drywall sheets; 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; Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound; Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings; Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry; Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints; Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
Lather Specific Skills
Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings using hand and power tools; 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