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floor covering installer apprentice Verified Expired

Posted on September 26, 2022 by Employer details Barron Contracting Group Inc

Job details

  • LocationRichmond, BCOn the road job
  • Salary20.00 to 28.00 hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • To be determined
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits, Long term benefits
  • vacancies 2 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2194362

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Work site environment

  • Odours
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding
  • Measure, cut and install carpeting on floors
  • Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants
  • Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting
  • Perform direct glue-down carpet installations
  • Perform double-bond carpet installations
  • Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired)

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Experience and specialization

Installation specialization

  • Vinyl or resilient tiles
  • Vinyl or resilient sheets
  • Flash covings
  • Linoleum
  • Rubber sheet goods
  • Modular carpet tiles
  • Flexible PVC sheet goods
  • Conductive flooring
  • Carpets/rugs

Additional information

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Ability to distinguish between colours

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Mask

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-10-10

Important notice: This job posting was posted directly by the employer on Job Bank. The Government of Canada has taken steps to make sure it is accurate and reliable but cannot guarantee its authenticity.

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