Steel Framer - Apprentice

Steel Framer - Apprentice Job

Job Overview

Toronto Tapers is looking to add a Steel Stud Framer Apprentice to our team. If you have experience in the drywall industry and possess a good attitude, we want to hear from you! 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 Apprentice Steel Stud Framer are the following:

  • Follow directions provided by Journeyman or Foreman 
  • Install light gauge and heavy gauge steel framing (exterior walls, interior walls, floors, bulkheads etc.) 
  • Install drop ceiling systems 
  • Installation of T-bar grid and Tiles 
  • Installation of drywall 
  • Installation of beads 
  • Help layout floor plans 
  • Set up and take down scaffolding as required 
  • Clean jobsite 
  • Move and stage material for installation 
  • Enforce and follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work environment 
  • Clock in and clock out on company timesheet including detailed description of duties performed

Job Qualifications

  • Previous experience installing drywall or framing on mid-sized residential or commercial constructions projects 
  • Own tools to perform all aspects of work 
  • Must have own set of tools 
  • WHIMIS and Working at Heights Training 
  • In - depth knowledge of construction process from material selection, techniques, and tools 
  • Take pride in their work 
  • Physically able to lift heavy tools and materials 
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to give and take direction from others 
  • Must be punctual and having own means of transportation 
  • Great attitude and willingness to learn and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances