Job Posting

Drywall Installer

Salary: $28.50/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 10

NOC Group: Plasterers, Drywall Installers and Finishers and Lathers (7284)
NOC Job Title: Drywall Installer
Expires in 32 days
Expires: 2022-01-08
Last Updated: 2021-10-01

Job Number: 695461

Job Location(s)

Nanaimo, British Columbia

Job Description

Title: Drywall Installer 

Terms of Employment: Permanent, 40 hours per week

Wage: $28.50 per hour

Available Positions: 10

Benefits: Disability Insurance, Dental Insurance, Extended medical insurance

Work Location: Nanaimo, BC 

Language of work: English


Company Profile:

Lanson's Drywall Systems Ltd. serving their services across Vancouver Island and surrounding areas are looking for 10 drywall installers to join their team. Employment at Lanson’s is fun and exciting. We are the leading provider of drywall, insulation and steel framing services to the mid-Island area and working for us means job stability, top compensation for your efforts and an exciting work environment. We are looking for someone who can work well in a team and who has strong ability to adapt and pay close attention to detail.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Measure, cut, fit, and fasten drywall.
  • Position and secure sheets to metal or wooden studs or joists
  • Fill joints in-between drywallls with spackle by using trowels  
  • Tape over joints using taping machine and embed tape in compound
  • Smooth away excess material and imperfections
  • Apply second and third coats of compound and sand areas after each coat
  • Fabricate and install suspended metal ceiling grids and place them in panels to form acoustical and coffered ceilings

Position Requirements:

  • Completion of secondary school
  • A combination of over three years of work experience and some high school, college or industry courses in drywalling or a minimum 3-year apprenticeship program in drywalling


As an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals and specifically applicants from traditionally underrepresented groups – including Indigenous persons, vulnerable youth, newcomers, and persons with disabilities – who may contribute to the continued diversification of our organization.


How to Apply

Expiring: Jan 08, 2022