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Commercial Drywall Installer Taper Featured Urgent

San Diego, California
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General Atomics (GA) and its affiliated companies is one of the worlds leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft airborne sensors and advanced electric electronic wireless and laser technologies.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Commercial Drywall Installer / Taper to join our Facilities department located in Poway California.

  • Under general supervision this position performs repairs and maintenance of office and building facilities machinery and equipment.
  • Responsible for the installation of Drywall taping and texture with a proven ability to achieve a Level 5 finish.
  • Stocks and prepares project sites for construction while maintaining a clean and safe working environment.
  • Builds and maintains facility structures and components by performing general construction tasks.
  • Assists in the assembly of steel stud wall systems.
  • Assists in the construction of T-Bar ceiling systems.
  • Works in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • May assist in other facility department operations such as plumbing maintenance carpentry painting and other trades.
  • Assists in moving machinery and equipment.
  • Performs other duties and assigned or required.
  • Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent and two or more years progressive experience in commercial construction facility maintenance or public works.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years progressive experience with drywall installation taping and texturing to a Level 5 finish and have a firm understanding of commercial code and specification requirements.
  • Experience installing commercial doors frames and hardware desirable.
  • Experience with steel stud wall/ceiling system construction highly desirable.
  • Experience with the installation of T-Bar ceiling systems highly desirable.
  • Must be customer focused and possess: (1) a valid California drivers license with a clean driving record verified by the DMV; (2) ability to lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs.; (3) ability to read and understand blueprints drawings layouts and other details; (4) good analytical ability to recognize deviations from accepted practice as well as evaluate and participate in providing solutions to non-routine issues; (5) good interpersonal verbal and written communication skills to work with all levels of employees and to accurately communicate document and report; and (6) basic knowledge of computer operations and applications pertinent to the field.
  • The ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours as required.
  • Two-year technical degree or trade school equivalent highly desirable.

Security Clearance: No
Travel Percentage: 0% - 25%

General Atomics and affiliated companies are world renowned leaders in developing high-technology systems ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems; remotely piloted aircraft systems; airborne sensors; advanced electronic wireless and laser technologies; and biofuels. If youre ready to advance your career and work on transformational technology join our team.

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