Carpet Installer Job Description

A carpet installer is a person who installs carpet in a customer's home or business.

Carpet installers work with different pieces of carpet, including carpet tiles, broadloom, or yarn.

Carpet installers typically use a carpet sewing machine and carpet adhesive.

They clean and prepare the floors before laying the carpet, and then roll, stretch, and cut the carpet to fit the customer's space.

Carpet installers often follow floor plans to lay out the carpet, and then make small cuts and tucks to ensure that the carpet is placed evenly.

Carpet installers may specialize in one type of carpet installation, such as residential carpet installation

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for Carpet Installer to work with us on a new project. We need someone with experience installing carpet and who is available to start immediately.

Carpet Installer Duties:

  • Install carpet, padding, and vinyl on floors, walls, stairs, and ceilings
  • Provide carpet stretching, tiling, and related installation services as needed
  • Run errands, pick up supplies, and dispose of waste
  • Working knowledge of hand tools, power tools, and machines
  • Ability to use chemical retardants and adhesives
  • Skilled in basic carpentry
  • Ability to use hand and power tools
  • Ability to install carpet, padding, and vinyl on floors, walls, stairs, and ceilings
  • Work knowledge of hand tools, power tools, and machines
  • Ability to use chemical retardants and adhesives
  • Skilled in basic carpentry
  • Ability to use hand and power tools
  • Ability to install carpet, padding, and vinyl on floors, walls, stairs, and ceilings
  • Work knowledge of hand tools, power tools, and machines

Carpet Installer Responsibilities:

  • Install carpet and hard surface flooring in commercial and residential settings, using project management software (e.g., Microsoft Project)
  • Complete tasks in accordance with job specifications and quality standards
  • Install a variety of flooring products and materials, including carpet, tile, hardwood, and laminate
  • Install carpet for both residential and commercial uses
  • Maintain professional appearance and clothing; follow all safety guidelines and regulations
  • Maintain a clean and orderly workspace
  • Complete daily timesheets on job needed
  • Complete all quality checklists

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Requirements And Skills:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Two years of carpet installation experience
  • Able to walk on uneven surfaces up and down stairs
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to work up to 8-10 hours per day, 5 days per week

[Company Name] is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that a diverse and inclusive team is essential to our success. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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