Renovation Contractor

Great Northern Insulation - Woodstock, ON (12 months ago)

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Great Northern Insulation is currently recruiting for full-time permanent skilled labourers (not seasonal) for our Woodstock, ON location!

Both permanent employment with GNI and subcontracting opportunities are available to qualified candidates.


  • Ability to travel province-wide to complete specialty projects
  • Drywall, taping, roofing, landscaping, construction or insulation experience an asset
  • Ability to work in different environmental conditions (indoors/ outdoors, hot/ cold)
  • G Driver's license is a MUST with clear driver's abstract
  • Must be comfortable working at heights and tight spaces
  • Proven ability to work effectively as a team
  • Proven time management, problem-solving and organizational skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work OT and weekends when needed
  • Basic reading, writing, math, and computer skills

Standard Job Duties:

  • Advance preparation and insulation of attics, walls, and other areas using materials such as spray polyurethane foam, fiberglass batts, or blown-in cellulose
  • Specialized Air-Sealing related work.
  • Carpentry, Drywall, other light home repairs as required
  • Duties also include accurate and on-time completion of paperwork, loading/unloading materials and equipment, job site clean-up, and various maintenance tasks as needed
  • Ability to work Mon-Fri (occasional weekends), start time as early as 6am with flexible end times

Work Environment:

In general, installers work in pairs, on a variety of job sites, both indoors and outdoors. Work can occur in confined spaces such as attics/crawl spaces and working at heights. Standing, bending, lifting, and ladder use are also important to installer job duties.

Typical clothing and protective equipment includes CSA-approved footwear, safety glasses, coveralls, gloves, and masks/respirators when using spray-on polyurethane foam. Installers use common hand and power tools, while more specific training and knowledge is provided for spray foam equipment.

Benefits of working at GNI:

  • Competitive wages (piecework rates available)
  • Opportunities for advancement and cross-training
  • Paid training and development
  • Health and Dental Benefits (employees)
  • Group RRSP Program (employees)
  • Corporate discounted gym membership & phone plans
  • Many bonus programs - referral, customer service, etc.
  • Boot allowance

Please note we thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Renovation: 3 years (Preferred)


  • G Class Driver's Licence (Preferred)