Apprentice Drywall Finisher/Taper
Company: Swinerton Inc.
Posted on: June 7, 2021
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Job Description Summary:
Under the direction and supervision of designated Field Foreman,
General Foreman or Superintendent(s), duties include but not
limited to preparing unfinished interior drywall panels for
painting by taping and finishing joints and imperfections. Finisher
must be detail oriented with uniform results. Support activities at
all Swinerton job-sites as directed.
Job Responsibilities and Duties
Responsible for the effective and accurate performance of all
assigned responsibilities and duties included but not limited
- Learning the skills in preparing unfinished interior drywall
panels for painting by taping and finishing joints and
- Apply drywall compound, nail/screw indentations on the surface
- Remove extra compound after surfaces have been covered
- Press paper tape over joints to embed tape into sealing
compound and to seal joints.
- Spread sealing compound between boards or panels or over
cracks, holes, nail or screw heads, using trowels, broadknives, or
- Seal joints between plasterboard or other wallboard to prepare
wall surfaces for painting or papering.
- Sand or patch nicks or cracks in plasterboard or
- Learning to use mechanical applicators that spread compounds
and embed tape in one operation.
- Apply additional coats to fill in holes and make surfaces
- Install metal molding at wall corners to secure wallboard.
- Capable of providing detailed, uniform results.
Job Minimum Skills/Experience
- Ability to learn new skills with attention to detail.
- Lift and/or pull 50lbs., climb ladders, work off of ladders,
man lifts or other equipment.
- Ability to maintain a standing position for extended periods of
time, fully squat, bend or kneel while wearing a tool belt.
- Capable of working in a variety of weather conditions.
- Uphold Swinerton's Core Values of Integrity, Leadership,
Passion and Excellence at all times.
- Adhere to all OSHA and Swinerton safety practices and
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic
over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!
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