Journeyman Drywaller

Los Angeles, California
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Overview

Location

Los Angeles, California

Job Type

Temporary

Branch Number

56

Work Hours

Multiple Shifts

Experience Required

Intermediate

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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is seeking an experienced Drywall professional to work throughout Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley.

Responsibilities

  • Reading design plans in order to provide minimal wallboard to avoid unnecessary waste of materials
  • Measuring and marking cutting lines on framing, drywall, and trim using tape measure, straightedge, or square, and marking devices
  • Identifying the exact locations of windows, electrical outlets, and plumbing, and then cutting the drywall or ceiling tile to fit the precise size needed
  • Cutting drywall to the right size, using utility knives and power saws
  • Fastening drywall panels to interior wall studs, using nails or screws
  • Installing metal corner beads to protect exterior corners
  • Filling joints, holes, and cracks with compound, using a trowel and broad knife
  • Trimming and smoothing rough edges so boards join evenly without visual defect

Qualifications & Experience

  • Three years of experience in residential or commercial carpentry preferred, as is mud and sanding applications experience
  • Basic math skills: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division on the fly
  • Able to occasionally lift and move 50 pounds
  • Take pride in your strong work ethic, positive mindset, and desire to improve
  • References that verify your professional skills and experience
  • Must own tools of the trade
  • A criminal background check may be required. Criminal convictions do not necessarily disqualify an applicant from consideration for a position. An individual assessment of an applicant’s prior criminal convictions will be made before excluding an applicant from consideration.
  • We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance No. 184652. If you need more information, or wish to report violation of this ordinance, please contact the Department of Public Works (DAA), Bureau of Contract Administration.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.