Job for the future Floor Covering Installers

Average hourly wage

Not available.

Job description

These individuals install floor coverings (wood, linoleum, vinyl, etc.) in residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings.

Personality profiles (RIASEC)

People with this profile prefer carrying out concrete tasks and being physically involved in what they do.
People with this profile prefer relying on theoretical knowledge before acting. They like observation, analysis and problem solving.
People with this profile prefer specific, well-defined tasks. They like to respect the order of things and follow established rules.

Main tasks

  • Inspect, measure, and mark surfaces to be covered.
  • Cut and fit underlays and carpets.
  • Spread and fix carpets.
  • Cut and install flexible covering.
  • Install hardwood siding.
  • Inspect and repair damaged siding.
  • Estimate the cost of materials and labour, as required.


Most training programs are offered in French only.


Targeted regions

  • Bas-Saint-Laurent
  • Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
  • Capitale-Nationale
  • Mauricie
  • Estrie
  • Montréal
  • Outaouais
  • Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • Côte-Nord
  • Nord-du-Québec
  • Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine
  • Chaudière-Appalaches
  • Laval
  • Laurentides
  • Montérégie
  • Lanaudière
  • Centre-du-Québec
  • All regions/national

Last update: April 28, 2023


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