Journeyman Drywall Carpenter

Swinerton Inc.
Arlington, VA
Oct 26, 2021
Oct 28, 2021
Full Time
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business. Primary Location: Charlotte NC Additional Job Posting Locations: Arlington VA, Raleigh NC Job Description Summary: Prepare unfinished interior drywall panels for painting by taping and finishing joints and imperfections. Finisher must be detailed orientated with uniform results. Support activities at all Swinerton job-sites as directed. Job Description: ESSENTIAL RESPONSBILITES AND DUTIES: * Prepare unfinished interior drywall panels for painting by taping and finishing joints and imperfections * Apply drywall compound, nail/screw indentations on the surface of panels * Remove extra compound after surfaces have been covered sufficiently * 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 heads, or screw heads, using trowels, broad knives, or spatulas * Seal joints between plasterboard or other wallboard to prepare wall surfaces for painting or papering * Sand or patch nicks or cracks in plasterboard or wallboard * Use mechanical applicators that spread compounds and embed tape in one operation * Apply additional coats to fill in holes and make surfaces smooth * Install metal molding at wall corners to secure wallboard * Capable of providing detailed, uniform results * May supervise small crews * Complete other responsibilities as assigned SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: * Ability to learn new skills with attention to detail * Lift and/or pull 75lbs., climb ladders, work off 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 Core Values of Integrity, Leadership, Passion and Excellence at all times * Adhere to all OSHA and Swinerton safety practices and procedures * Support activities at all Swinerton job-sites as directed If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!