Skilled Carpenter/Tile Setter/Cabinet Finisher
Local Vancouver Construction Company is seeking highly skilled Tile Setters/Skilled Construction Laborers. This position is day shift Monday - Friday based out of Vancouver. The work will take you all around the Portland Metro area, but will be based out of Vancouver. We have company vehicles and will provide transportation to the job sites.We focus on high end remodels and want only the best to join our team of Journeymen. We need motivated and dedicated individuals who are looking for long term career opportunities. We stay busy year round and treat out employee' s right! Typical Duties:
-Cut and shape tile to fit around obstacles and into odd spaces and corners, using hand and power cutting tools.
-Align and straighten tile using levels, squares, and straightedges.
-Lay and set tiles to create decorative wall, mural, and floor designs.
-Measure and mark surfaces to be tiled, following blueprints.
-Finish and dress the joints and wipe excess grout from between tiles, using damp sponge.
-Remove excess materials from finished construction projects.
-Study blueprints and examine surface to be covered
-Mix, apply, and spread plaster, concrete, mortar, cement, mastic, glue or other adhesives to form a bed for the tiles, using brush, trowel and screed.
-Remove any old tile, grout and adhesive using chisels and scrapers and clean the surface carefully.
-Clean surfaces in preparation for work activities.
-Measure materials or objects for installation or assembly.
If you feel you have what it takes and you fit the listed criteria above, we want to talk to you! Send your resume in an email with a short paragraph in the body explaining why you would be a good fit. We want to meet you.