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Tapers

Seal joints between plasterboard or other wallboard to prepare wall surface for painting or papering.

Salary Breakdown

Tapers

Average

$41,280

ANNUAL

$19.84

HOURLY

Entry Level

$33,320

ANNUAL

$16.02

HOURLY

Mid Level

$40,510

ANNUAL

$19.48

HOURLY

Expert Level

$47,700

ANNUAL

$22.93

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

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Current Available Jobs

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Projected job openings through 2024


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Speaking

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Monitoring

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Arm-Hand Steadiness

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Manual Dexterity

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Multilimb Coordination

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Trunk Strength


Job Opportunities

Tapers

  • Drywall Finisher
    PeopleReady    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 1 day    

    PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring Drywall Finisher / Tapers for commercial projects in the Phoenix Metro Area. $25-$28/hour

    Note – Pay Rate for this Job is $25/Hour - $28/Hour 

    Responsibilities:

    * Drywall Finish / Taping on a new commercial project.

    Qualifications

    * Must have at least 4 years recent

    * Drywall Finishing / Taping experience

    * Must have tools of the trade

    * Must have reliable transportation Must have verifiable references

     

    \#SKILLEDTRD

    PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Drywall Hanger
    PeopleReady    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 1 day    

    PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring Drywall Hangers for commercial projects in the Phoenix Metro Area. $24-$27/hour

    Responsibilities:

    * Install Drywall on a new commercial project.

    Qualifications

    * Must have at least 4 years recent

    * Drywall Hanging experience

    * Must have tools of the trade

    * Must have reliable transportation

    * Must have verifiable references

     

    \#SKILLEDTRD

    PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Insulation Installer
    Alcal Specialty Contracting Inc.    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 4 days    

    Insulation Installer

    City: Tempe

    State: AZ

    Country/Region: US

    Description:

    ALCAL SPECIALTY CONTRACTING, INC. IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING RESUMES FOR AN

    INSULATION INSTALLER

    POSITION TYPE : Full-Time, Hourly

    LOCATION : Tempe, AZ

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    + Assures there is sufficient and appropriate material and equipment on truck to adequately complete the insulation job.

    + Drives to and from the job site and unloads insulation materials at the job site.

    + Cleans job site daily.

    + Installs insulation in accordance with company standards as well as manufacturer’s printed label regarding thickness and density.

    + Checks work for errors and corrects them if necessary.

    + Accounts for material and time used on each job, and reports paperwork daily.

    + Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies and ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.

    + Other duties as assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    + Previous insulation experience is a plus.

    + A valid AZ drivers license (with a good driving record);

    + Ability to use a staple gun, hammer, utility knife and work on scaffolding.

    + Ability to lift in excess of 75 lbs and ability to crawl in small spaces (i.e. attics)

    + Regular attendance is required.

    COMPANY:

    Alcal Specialty Contracting, Inc. (Alcal) is a subsidiary of Pacific Coast Building Products, Inc. a family owned business since 1953. Alcal is a large specialty contractor, privately held and diversified that has operated continuously since 1971. It employs over 900 people and has branches in California, Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, Washington and Hawaii. Installed products include roofing, waterproofing, insulation, firestop, and garage doors for both commercial and residential construction. The company is signatory to the Roofers and Carpenters Union.

    We are committed to promoting diversity and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. We desire priority referrals of veterans/protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (IWDs). We utilize E-Verify to confirm work authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security. Drug free workplace and EOE/M/F/Vets/Disability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Demo and Drywall Tech
    Comprehensive Risk Services    Phoenix, AZ 85040
     Posted 14 days    

    Comprehensive Risk Services (CRS) provides environmental safety services for schools, healthcare, and commercial customers and has been steadily growing since it was created.

    We are currently seeking Construction Technicians to join our team.

    We offer competitive pay and 100% company-paid benefits.

    ** Construction experience preferred - willing to train the right person
    ** Valid driver's license (in good standing) required

    Background check and drug screen must be completed before being hired.

    For additional information, please visit our website at https://www.crs-info.com


    Seniority Level

    Other

    Industry

    Construction & Architecture

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Drywall Hanger
    Tradesmen International, Inc.    PHOENIX, AZ 85067
     Posted 15 days    

    **Description**

    **Tradesmen International** is immediately hiring motivated **Drywall Hangers** for projects located in the **Phoenix, AZ** . This is a third shift opportunity and the pay rate is **$18-20/hour** based on experience and skill level. If you are a Drywall Hanger and want to work alongside other proven craftsmen who emphasize safety, productivity and superior craftsmanship, this is your chance to advance your career!

    **Job Scope:**

    + Frame new wall soffits

    + Hang new drywall

    **Requirements**

    + 2 years of drywall hanging experience

    + Framing/hanging tools

    **Company Details**

    Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we also provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

    Our comprehensive benefits include:

    + Vacation Pay

    + Health insurance

    + 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

    + Incentive programs

    + Tool purchase programs & MORE!

    Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

    Click here to visit Tradesmen’s full website. (http://www.tradesmeninternational.com)

    \#LI-AA1

    **Recruiter Name**

    Kari Patrick

    **Recruiter Phone Number**

    4806170781

    **Location**

    US-AZ-PHOENIX

    **Posted Date** _3 days ago_ _(7/12/2021 9:14 AM)_

    **_Req ID_** _2021-298307_

    **_Category_** _Drywall - Drywall Taper/Finisher_

    **_Travel_** _No_

    **_Job Board_** _IN_

    **_Location_** _US-AZ-PHOENIX_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Drywall/ Metal Stud Framing Estimator
    The Berg Group    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 15 days    

    The Berg Group is seeking a Metal Stud Framing Estimator to join our team in Phoenix, AZ! The Metal Stud Framing Estimator will create project specifications by accurately projecting the number of materials, equipment, and man-hours that must be utilized to complete a given project. This role will work closely with the Estimating Team to create a competitive project budget that is presented to clients. An ideal candidate for the Metal Stud Framing Estimator role will have extensive knowledge and experience within the interior and exterior construction scopes of work, including the drywall/steel stud framing industry. Experience with pre-fabrication is a plus.

    Essential Functions

    + Reviews project plans and specifications to get comfortable with the work and begin development of an estimate (Price materials, labor, equipment, and other expenses to be included in the project budget for submittal).

    + Accurately take-off of blueprints to include the scope necessary to be competitive and adhere to company guidelines.

    + Review scope of work and instructions to bidders to ensure our proposals are complete and all risk is addressed before submitting the proposal.

    + Adheres to the bid review process and makes necessary edits to bids as needed.

    + Work with the Senior Estimator on bid margins and supports recommendation or request to adjust where applicable.

    Preferred Qualifications

    + Technical Degree, Bachelor’s degree or currently pursuing a degree in Construction Management or similar

    + 1-3 years of related experience in commercial construction

    + Base knowledge of document editing software i.e. BlueBeam, Adobe Acrobat, Plan Grid, Plexxis

    + Industry knowledge in Drywall, Steel Stud Metal Framing, Paint or other product/service that is core to Berg's offerings


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Painter - (Painting, Drywalling, and Stucco Repair)
    Aimbridge Hospitality    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 21 days    

    Performs skilled painting jobs on furniture buildings and other areas within and/or around the hotel property.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    + Typically requires a high school diploma and 0 to 5 years of experience.

    + Performs work under direct supervision.

    + Handles basic issues and problems and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.

    + Possesses beginning to working knowledge of subject matter.

    + Oral and written communication skills.

    + Ability to understand and follow directions.

    + Manual dexterity.

    + Ability to lift/move heavy objects.

    + Physical stamina.

    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

    + Cleans and maintains brushes and other tools utilized after every painting job.

    + Effectively mixes and matches various types of paint.

    + Demonstrates appropriate usage of paint brushes thinner and other tools and equipment.

    + Inspects the walls and deciding upon the number of paint coats that will be required.

    + Maintains quality and standards of work.

    + Applies paint stain varnish enamel and other finishes to equipment buildings and/or other structures using brushes spray guns or rollers.

    + Applies primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces such as bare wood or metal for finish coats.

    + Mixes and matches colors of paint stain or varnish with oil and thinning and drying additives in order to obtain desired colors and consistencies.

    + Fills nail holes joints and cracks in walls with plaster or other filler.

    + Covers surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and removes fixtures such as pictures door knobs lamps and electric switch covers prior to painting.

    + Calculates amounts of required materials and estimate costs based on surface measurements and/or work orders.

    + Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

    + Requisitions new painting supplies and equipment.

    Surrounded by the desert landscape of Phoenix's North Mountain, this all-suite hotel offers luxurious amenities, enjoyable activities and delicious dining options for an unforgettable holiday.

    Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort features the Falls Water Village, the perfect place for family fun. The Village features 3 acres of swimming pools with waterfalls and a 150 feet waterslide. Relax in one of the private cabanas while sipping a refreshing drink from the Cascades Cafe.

    After an initial waiting period, those hired into full time positions are eligible for a competitive benefits package that includes the following:

    + Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

    + Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Income

    + Term Life and AD&D Insurance

    + Paid Time Off

    + Employee Assistance Program

    + 401k Retirement Plan

    Job ID: 2021-55120

    Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

    Street: 11111 N 7th St

    Post End Date: 7/31/2021


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Painter - (Painting, Drywalling, and Stucco Repair)
    Aimbridge Hospitality    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 21 days    

    Performs skilled painting jobs on furniture buildings and other areas within and/or around the hotel property.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    + Typically requires a high school diploma and 0 to 5 years of experience.

    + Performs work under direct supervision.

    + Handles basic issues and problems and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.

    + Possesses beginning to working knowledge of subject matter.

    + Oral and written communication skills.

    + Ability to understand and follow directions.

    + Manual dexterity.

    + Ability to lift/move heavy objects.

    + Physical stamina.

    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

    + Cleans and maintains brushes and other tools utilized after every painting job.

    + Effectively mixes and matches various types of paint.

    + Demonstrates appropriate usage of paint brushes thinner and other tools and equipment.

    + Inspects the walls and deciding upon the number of paint coats that will be required.

    + Maintains quality and standards of work.

    + Applies paint stain varnish enamel and other finishes to equipment buildings and/or other structures using brushes spray guns or rollers.

    + Applies primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces such as bare wood or metal for finish coats.

    + Mixes and matches colors of paint stain or varnish with oil and thinning and drying additives in order to obtain desired colors and consistencies.

    + Fills nail holes joints and cracks in walls with plaster or other filler.

    + Covers surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and removes fixtures such as pictures door knobs lamps and electric switch covers prior to painting.

    + Calculates amounts of required materials and estimate costs based on surface measurements and/or work orders.

    + Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

    + Requisitions new painting supplies and equipment.

    Surrounded by the desert landscape of Phoenix's North Mountain, this all-suite hotel offers luxurious amenities, enjoyable activities and delicious dining options for an unforgettable holiday.

    Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort features the Falls Water Village, the perfect place for family fun. The Village features 3 acres of swimming pools with waterfalls and a 150 feet waterslide. Relax in one of the private cabanas while sipping a refreshing drink from the Cascades Cafe.

    After an initial waiting period, those hired into full time positions are eligible for a competitive benefits package that includes the following:

    + Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

    + Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Income

    + Term Life and AD&D Insurance

    + Paid Time Off

    + Employee Assistance Program

    + 401k Retirement Plan

    Job ID: 2021-55122

    Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

    Street: 11111 N 7th St

    Post End Date: 7/31/2021


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Drywall Finisher
    PeopleReady    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 27 days    

    PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring Drywall Finisher / Tapers for commercial projects in the Phoenix Metro Area.

    Note - Pay Rate for this Job is $25/ Hour - $28/ Hour

    **Responsibilities Include:**

    + Drywall Finish / Taping on a new commercial project.

    **Qualifications:**

    + Must have at least 4 years recent Drywall Finishing / Taping experience

    + Must have tools of the trade

    + Must have reliable transportation

    + Must have verifiable references

    \#SKILLEDTRD

    PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Drywall Hanger
    PeopleReady    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 27 days    

    PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring Drywall Hangers for commercial projects in the Phoenix Metro Area.

    Note - Pay Rate for this Job is $24/ Hour - $27/ Hour

    **Responsibilities Include:**

    + Install Drywall on a new commercial project.

    **Qualifications:**

    + Must have at least 4 years recent Drywall Hanging experience

    + Must have tools of the trade

    + Must have reliable transportation

    + Must have verifiable references

    \#SKILLEDTRD

    PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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