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Drywall installer Needed inj Canada By ENDEAVOUR HOMES LTD. 

A Drywall Installer, also known as a Drywaller or Drywall Finisher, specializes in installing and finishing drywall panels to create interior walls and ceilings in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. They play a crucial role in the construction or renovation process by ensuring smooth, sturdy, and aesthetically pleasing surfaces.

Job details

  • Location: Edmonton, AB
  • Salary: 30.15 hourly / 35 to 45 hours per week
  • Day, Evening, Weekend, Overtime, Flexible Hours, Morning
  • Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 2





  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Residential
  • Urban area
  • Various locations


  1. Preparation and Planning:
    • Reviewing blueprints, drawings, and specifications to determine the layout and placement of drywall panels.
    • Measuring, cutting, and fitting drywall sheets to cover walls, ceilings, and other surfaces.
  2. Installation:
    • Attaching drywall panels to wood or metal framing using screws, nails, or adhesive, ensuring panels are level and aligned.
    • Cutting openings for windows, doors, and outlets as needed, using hand and power tools.
  3. Taping and Mudding:
    • Applying joint compound (mud) to seams between drywall panels to create smooth, seamless surfaces.
    • Embedding tape over joints and applying additional layers of mud to cover tape and smooth out imperfections.
  4. Sanding and Finishing:
    • Sanding dried mud to achieve a smooth and even surface, using sanding tools and equipment.
    • Applying texture or decorative finishes to drywall surfaces as per client or designer specifications.
  5. Repairs and Maintenance:
    • Repairing damaged or cracked drywall, replacing sections as necessary, and matching textures and finishes.
    • Inspecting completed work for quality and ensuring it meets building codes and standards.
  6. Cleanliness and Safety:
    • Maintaining a clean and organized work area, disposing of debris and waste materials appropriately.
    • Following safety guidelines and using personal protective equipment (PPE) to prevent injuries.
  7. Communication and Collaboration:
    • Coordinating with other construction trades, such as electricians and plumbers, to ensure proper installation and integration of drywall.
    • Communicating with supervisors, contractors, and clients regarding project progress, timelines, and any issues encountered.


  • Measure, cut, fit and install drywall sheets
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Cut openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets
  • Install metal stud framing and furring for interior drywall or plaster walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Large workload
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience: Previous experience as a drywall installer or similar role is often required.
  • Knowledge: Familiarity with construction techniques, materials, and tools used in drywall installation and finishing.
  • Accuracy: Ability to measure, cut, and install drywall panels accurately and efficiently.
  • Detail-Oriented: Attention to detail in taping, mudding, sanding, and finishing drywall surfaces to achieve smooth and flawless results.
  • Physical Stamina: Capable of performing physically demanding tasks, including lifting and carrying heavy drywall panels and equipment.
  • Problem-Solving: Skill in troubleshooting and resolving issues related to drywall installation and finishing.

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email


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