Drywall Taper Journeyman

Drywall Taper Journeyman Job

Job Overview

We are interested in hiring an experienced drywall taper to complete quality and detailed work. We want to hear from you if you have the experience and possess a good attitude! Jobs will be within Toronto and GTA. Additional compensation is made for jobs outside a 60km radius of our head office.

The key responsibilities of a Drywall Installer are the following:

  • Follow directions provided by Foreman or Superintendent
  • Drywall taping for residential and commercial applications
  • Install drywall as required for patches
  • Install metal, plastic, and vinyl beads
  • Finish drywall up to level 5 finish by hand or using machines
  • Sand and prepare walls for painting
  • Review and identify deficiencies and address them in a timely and effective manner
  • Enforce and follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Clock in and clock out on the company timesheet, including a detailed description of duties performed.
  • Ensure the scope of work is being completed efficiently and according to company standards
  • Train apprentices and prospective employees.

Job Qualifications

  • Minimum five (5) years work experience in drywall taping on mid-sized residential or commercial constructions projects
  • Own tools to perform all aspects of work
  • WHIMIS and Working at Heights Training
  • In-depth knowledge of the construction process from material selection, techniques, and tools
  • Take pride in their work
  • Detail oriented
  • Physically able to lift heavy tools and materials
  • Able to read and interpret architectural and structural drawings is a benefit but not required
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to give and take direction from others
  • Must be punctual and have own means of transportation
  • Great attitude and willingness to learn and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances