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Gordion Construction Ltd.
4403 94 Street NW


Gordion Construction Ltd. is looking to hire (15) Plasterers for full time permanent positions for various projects in Edmonton and across Alberta.

As a Plasterer, you will be required to work 5 days a week at the job site (in and out) of Edmonton depending on the project location. Must be able to travel for a period of 1-4 weeks or longer depending on project duration for out of town projects. Out of town allowance, free accommodation and transportation will be provided. As most of our work is exterior the Plasterer must be able to work in tough/extreme weather conditions.

Salary: $26.45 per hour, 40 hours per week, over time after 44 hours

These positions are based at 4403 94 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 6T7.

• Job requirements:
Languages: English
Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

• Own Tools/Equipment: Safety glasses/goggles, Hard hat, Steel-toed safety boots, Mask
• Security and Safety: Criminal record check
• Transportation/Travel Information: Own vehicle
• Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Sound discrimination, Hand-eye co-ordination, Handling heavy loads, Repetitive tasks, Physically demanding, Large workload, Work under pressure, Overtime required, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Manual dexterity, Standing for extended periods, Tight deadlines
• Work Location Information: Remote location, Urban area, Rural area, Various locations
• Work Site Environment: At heights, Noisy, Dusty, Hot, Outdoors, Dangerous
• Personal Suitability: Judgement, Dependability, Client focus, Excellent oral communication, Reliability, Team player, Flexibility
• Additional Skills: Instruct apprentices, Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications, Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms
• Weight Handling: Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs), Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
• Work Setting: Residential, Institutional, Commercial, Industrial
• Specific Skills:
o Plasterer:
Mould and install ornamental plaster panels, cornices and trim, Finish corners and angles and create decorative designs in finish coat, if required, Trowel or spray coats of stucco over exteriors of buildings to form weatherproof surfaces, Apply, level and smooth coats of plaster, Clean and prepare surfaces, Spray acoustic or texture materials over walls and ceilings, Cure freshly plastered surfaces, Mix plaster ingredients to desired consistency
o Drywall Installer and Finisher:
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, 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, Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
o Lather:
Install corner beads and wire mesh around beams to which plaster is to be applied, Prepare wall and ceiling layouts, 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, Utilize laser alignment system, Install exterior and interior steel studs, Install acoustic tile, hangers for suspended ceilings and metal studs for composition wallboard or lath, Attach metal or gypsum lath to studs or furring, Install vapour barriers and thermal and sound insulation

• Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.):
Drywall Finisher Trade Certification, Aerial lift and aerial work platform Certification, First Aid Certificate, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate, Fall Arrest Protection Training Course, Scaffolding Certification, Forklift Operator Certificatio

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subject: PLASTERER