Floor Covering Installer - LIESCH INTERIORS LIMITED

Date Posted: Nov 01, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Odours
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Inspect measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Measure cut and fasten underlay and underpadding
  • Prepare flooring plans and scheduling
  • Measure cut and install carpeting on floors
  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Measure cut and install resilient floor coverings
  • Prepare and install hardwood floors
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings
  • Conduct moisture ph temperature and other tests prior to flooring installations
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Read and interpret blueprints maps drawings and specifications
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants
  • Install carpeting on walls or other surfaces
  • Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting
  • Perform double-bond carpet installations
  • Install outdoor carpets
  • Install materials on counter tops and raised platforms
  • Install vinyl decking materials

Experience and specialization

Installation specialization

  • Vinyl or resilient tiles
  • Vinyl or resilient sheets
  • Ceramic tiles
  • Marble tiles
  • Terrazzo tiles
  • Hardwood strip flooring
  • Borders or feature strips
  • Flash covings
  • Hardwood intricate patterns flooring
  • Parquet flooring
  • Linoleum
  • Rubber sheet goods
  • Modular carpet tiles
  • Fibre optic special effects
  • Flexible PVC sheet goods
  • Asphalt plank flooring
  • Cork flooring
  • Conductive flooring
  • Astro-turf/game field materials
  • Carpets/rugs

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Bending crouching kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits