Drywall Applicator





Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

or equivalent experience


1 year to less than 2 years

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Hand-eye co-ordination, Repetitive tasks, Work under pressure, Overtime required, Manual dexterity, Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

Dependability, Excellent oral communication, Flexibility, Reliability

Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills

Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets, Apply successive coats of compound and sand seams and joints, Smooth out excess compound and allow coat to dry, 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

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $26.00 per hour

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