Flooring Installer

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Located in Killeen,TX

Find your ideal career with us! Express Employment Professionals is a leading staffing provider and recruiting firm.  We are seeking energetic individuals with a desire in finding long-term employment opportunities with a company that is known for its great benefits and long tenured staff.

 

Local Fort Hood company is looking for an experienced Flooring Technician. The Flooring Technician will. This is an evaluation to hire position. Looking to hire immediately!

 

Essential Functions:

  • Measure rooms and draw up specifications for carpet
  • Remove and dispose of old flooring
  • Lay out samples for selection
  • Fasten a tackless strip to floors
  • Install the padded cushion
  • Roll out, measure, mark, and cut the carpet
  • Position the carpet and stretch it to fit
  • Cut off excess carpet and frays
  • Use power stretcher to stretch carpet to fit walls
  • Hook carpet to tackless strip
  • Finish edges with wall trimmer
  • Join carpet sections together for large rooms
  • Join sections using heat-taped seams
  • Glue or staple carpet to floors
  • Utilize carpet-laying tools such as carpet shears, knee kickers, wall trimmers, loop pile cutters, heat irons, and power stretchers
  • Correct imperfections in carpet
  • Rip off soiled sections of carpet and replace with new swatch

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be able to measure and work with hand tools
  • Must be able to pass the Fort Hood gate access requirements

  • Must have valid Driver’s License and clean driving record

  • Must be able to bend, stoop, kneel, climb stairs, tolerate extreme temperatures
  • Ability to read and understand construction plans, sketches, visual instructions, and layouts
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass the Fort Hood gate access requirements

 

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday7:00am -4:30pm, and weekends as required

 

Salary:

  • D.O.E - Range $11.00 to $14.50 / hour

 

Contact:

  • (254) 771-5595

 

In addition to submitting your online application resumes in Microsoft Word format can be submitted to:

jobs.templetx@expresspros.com

Express Office: Temple
200 West Calhoun Avenue
Temple, TX 76501

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