DPR Construction

Drywall Mechanic

Atlanta, GA

Posted Feb 2, 2024

DPR Construction is looking for drywall mechanics with at least 5-6+ years of experience in commercial construction.  

Exterior experience is a PLUS.

Job Requirements:

  • Thorough knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in drywall framing, hanging and finishing.  
  • Must have experience in interior/exterior metal stud framing. 
  • Experience in all phases of metal framing.
  • Thorough operating knowledge of all drywall hand tools and power tools, including their uses, repair and maintenance. 
  • Ability to communicate well with both management and crew.  
  • Ability to work with crew to successfully complete project.  
  • Ability to get along with people. 
  • Must have ability to perform task with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints and layout.
  • *Door/hardware installation is a plus*
  • *Acoustical Ceiling installation is a plus*

Physical Requirements:

  • Climbing, standing, sitting, walking, reaching, bending, balancing, squatting and kneeling for prolonged periods of time.
  • Ability to lift/push/pull up to and not limited to 100 lbs.
  • Working Conditions:
  • Work occurs primarily in on-site environment and may be indoors or outdoors.    May sometimes involve heights, exposure to hot or cold weather, loud noises, dust and fumes.
  • Must have own tools: Hand tools/ Cordless Screw Gun/Corded Screw Gun/Router/12gaCords/Cutting Drywall Knife/Tape Measure/Laser/C-Clamp/2 & 4 ft Levels/Framing Square and or Speed Square/Snips/Drywall Saw/T-Square
  • *Ability to use AMES Tools (Bazooka/Corner Boxes/Flat Boxes/Pumps, etc.) is a plus*
  • All PPE (Personnel Protective Equipment) Must be worn at all times (safety vest, protective eye-wear, hearing protection, gloves, sleeves as needed, hard hat, face shield, & approved foot wear).

Pay based on experience and capabilities.
DPR offers medical/dental/vision/life insurance and Paid Care Leave along with a 401(k) match for employees.

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