Concrete finishers perform some or all of the following duties:
Check formwork, granular base and steel reinforcement materials and direct placement of concrete into forms or onto surfaces according to grade
Fill hollows and remove high spots to smooth freshly poured concrete
Operate power vibrator to compact concrete
Level top surface of concrete according to grade and depth specifications using straightedge or float
Impart desired finish to concrete surfaces using hand and power tools
Install anchor bolts, steel plates, door sills and other fixtures in freshly poured concrete
Apply hardening and sealing compounds to cure surface of concrete
Waterproof, damp-proof and restore concrete surfaces
Repair, resurface and replace worn or damaged sections of floors, walls, roads and other concrete structures.
Completion of secondary school is usually required.
Completion of a two- to four-year apprenticeship program or Over three years of work experience in the trade and some high school, college or industry courses in cement finishing are usually required to be eligible for trade certification.
Trade certification for concrete finishers is compulsory in Quebec and available, but voluntary, in Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia.
Trade certification for cement masons is available, but voluntary, in Ontario.
Red Seal endorsement is also available to qualified concrete finishers upon successful completion of the interprovincial Red Seal examination.
The Red Seal endorsement allows for interprovincial mobility.
Progression to supervisory positions is possible with experience.
Concrete products machine operators (in 9414 Concrete, clay and stone forming operators)
Supervisors of concrete finishers (in 7205 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers)
Contact Make Visas and get an expert opinion for all your migration needs with an unmatched assistance from our renowned Immigration Consultants.
If you have any further query regarding our services or would like to know more about any visa program,please email us or call us. We’ll get in touch with you within 24 hours
VMake Visas Pvt. Ltd.
Ever since the early man learnt how to travel, he has been moving from place to place to find a place that suits his needs the best and once he finds that place, he settles there. The only difference between the early man and the modern man is that we don’t really need to physically travel to the place to know that it will give us a good home. Everything is always just a click away. So we at make Visas are just one call away for all your foreign immigration queries. We deal with various visa categories for countries like Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Germany, Denmark, UK, USA, New Zealand, etc. At the most reasonable and the lowest consultancy rates in the market.
All you have to do is just give us a call or fill out an assessment form.