Business and Location: Better Home Design Inc. is seeking an experienced full-time floor covering installer to complete commercial and residential projects at various locations in the city of Calgary.
Business Address: #1502, 145 Point Dr NW, Calgary, AB, T3B 4W1
Position and Title: Floor Covering Installer
Job Type: Permanent, Full-time Position
Positions Available: 1
Education: No Degree, Certificate or Diploma
Experience: At least 2 years of floor installation experience
Personal Suitability and Physical Capability
• Dependable, motivated, organized, team player and client focused.
• Capable of handling heavy loads, repetitive tasks, physically demanding work that requires standing, walking bending, crouching and kneeling.
Terms of Employment:
• $24 per hour
• Full-time 40 hours per week, overtime as required
• 6% vacation pay
• Estimate material and labour costs;
• Load and offload boxes of flooring and materials;
• Remove and replace baseboards and casings;
• Prepare surfaces for installations by removing existing flooring;
• Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered;
• Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding;
• Lay floor coverings such as hard wood, vinyl, laminate/engineered floors, carpet and tile;
• Measure, cut, stretch and install carpeting to flooring;
• Using knee-kickers to stretch carpet and performing direct glue-down and double-bond carpet installation;
• Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings;
• Conduct moisture, ph and temperature tests;
• Prepare and install hardwood floors;
• Install materials on counter tops and raised platforms;
• Install resilient stair components;
• Skills in cutting and installing tile on floors and walls seen as an asset;
• Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings; and
• Clean up debris and pile salvage materials.