Job Title:

Floor Covering Installer


Jay Patry Enterprises LLC.


Kingston , ON

Closing Date:

August 26, 2021

Business information: Real estate development, construction, rental and property management

Business Address: 692 McKay St., Kingston, ON K7M7G2 

Work Location: Various locations throughout Kingston, Ottawa and London. Different construction / building sites. 

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description 

  • Inspect, measure and mark surfaces to be covered 
  • Measure, cut and fasten underlay and underpadding 
  • Measure, cut and install carpeting on floors 
  • Measure, cut and install resilient floor coverings 
  • Prepare and install hardwood floors 
  • Inspect and repair damaged floor coverings 
  • Conduct moisture, temperature and other tests prior to flooring installations 
  • Prepare floors for installations 
  • Remove existing floor coverings and contaminants 
  • Install carpeting on walls or other surfaces 
  • Employ knee kickers and other equipment to stretch carpeting 
  • Perform direct glue-down carpet installations 
  • Perform double-bond carpet installations 
  • Install outdoor carpets, 
  • Install resilient stair components (special effects for the visually impaired) 
  • Install materials on counter tops and raised platforms 
  • Install vinyl decking materials 
  • Prepare flooring plans and scheduling 
  • Prepare tenders and quotations 
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications 
  • Estimate costs and materials 


Education: Completion of high school 

Experience:  Between 2 to 3 years of experience is required. If the candidate does not have 2 to 3 years of experience, then a post-secondary education certificate OR completion of a two-to three-year apprenticeship program is required. 

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Site Environment: Dusty

Personal suitability: Organized, Team player

Weight handling:  Up to 45 kg (100 lbs) 

Salary: $21.25 to $23.00 per hour, 40 Hours per week

Benefits: Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate. Also, transportation from one work location to another will be provided.

Important information: 

This position will require working Monday to Friday from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM with 60 minutes of unpaid lunch and two 15-minute unpaid breaks

The worker will rotate in different construction/building sites throughout London, Ottawa and Kingston.


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Mail to: 692 McKay St., Kingston, ON K7M 7G2

Posted 2021-04-26

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