Floor Covering Installer
Position: Floor Covering Installer
Company: Finecraft Group Inc.
Office Location: 4801 Keele St., Suite 16,
Toronto, Ontario M3J 3A4
Work Location: At sites throughout the Greater Toronto Area
Finecraft Group Inc. provides quality high-end specialized flooring installations using a wide variety of floor coverings. We are looking for an experienced Floor Covering Installer to start immediately. The individual will be responsible for all aspects of the flooring installation, including preparing the sub-floor and laying of the new flooring.
The main responsibilities and duties of the position include:
- Preparing and installing flooring using a wide variety of coverings, including hardwood, terrazzo, carpet, parquet, vinyl, and tile flooring;
- Removing previous flooring where necessary;
- Conducting necessary testing, including temperature and moisture testing, prior to the installation of flooring;
- Ensuring that sub-floor is properly leveled and marked prior to installation;
- Taking detailed measurements of the sub-floor;
- Cutting the appropriate underlay, under padding, and floor covering material according to room measurements;
- Fastening the underlay or under padding;
- Installing the specific selected floor covering material;
- Creating and installing custom hardwood work and intricate inlay designs;
- Inspecting installed flooring and repairing any damaged floor coverings; and
- Training junior Floor Covering Installers.
Specialized skills and qualifications required for this position:
- Extensive experience in the flooring industry using an array of coverings, including specifically installing flooring types listed above;
- Extensive experience custom designing and installing detailed work and intricate inlay using both wood and tile;
- Experience with measuring and fastening all types of underlay and underpadding;
- Experience preparing concrete sub-floor for laying of underlay and floor covering;
- Ability to, and experience in, conducting temperature and moisture testing;
- Ability to repair and finish terrazzo flooring; and
- Ability to identify and solve problems on the job.
This is a permanent position of 40 hours/week, with a salary of $31.00/hour. The language of work will be English.
To apply, please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org with the position title in the subject line. Please provide your resume and a minimum of 2 references upon submission. In-person applications and applicants who do not submit a resume will not be considered. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.