Functional Area


Floor Covering Installer
0 - 1 Years
$ 16.00 - $ 25.00 / Hour
St. Catharines, Ontario

Job Location: St. Catharines, ON Salary: $16.00 to $25.00 hourly for 44 hours per week Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time Working hours: 08:00 to 17:00 Start date: 2021-03-01 Vacancies: 2 vacancies Job requirements Languages English Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) 1st Period Apprentice; Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; Floor Covering Installer Trade Certificate Experience Will train Specific Skills Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants; Prepare floors for installations; Prepare and install hardwood floors; Perform direct glue-down carpet installations; Perform double-bond carpet installations; Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding; Measure, cut and install carpeting on floors; Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings; Install outdoor carpets; Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired); Install carpeting on walls or other surfaces; Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting; Conduct moisture, ph, temperature and other tests prior to flooring installations; Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings; Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered Additional Skills Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications Work Setting Residential Security and Safety Bondable; Driver's validity licence check Own Tools/Equipment Tools; Safety equipment/gear; Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat; Gloves; Mask Work Site Environment Odours; Dusty Transportation/Travel Information Own vehicle; Vehicle supplied by employer; Valid driver's licence Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Ability to distinguish between colours; Bending, crouching, kneeling Work Location Information Various locations Installation Specialization Vinyl or resilient sheets; Vinyl or resilient tiles; Terrazzo tiles; Modular carpet tiles; Marble tiles; Linoleum; Flexible PVC sheet goods; Ceramic tiles; Carpets/rugs; Borders or feature strips; Hardwood strip flooring Personal Suitability Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Client focus; Judgement; Organized How to apply By email By phone 905-682-2672 Between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM In person 256 Bunting Rd, St Catharines, ON L2M 3Y1 Between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM