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tilesetter


Source: Job Bank

Location

Surrey, BC
V3W9E5

Salary

$27.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Commercial
  • Residential

Tasks

  • Prepare, measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Mix, apply and spread mortar, cement, mastic, glue or other adhesives using hand trowel
  • Prepare rough plans and sketches
  • Set tiles in place and apply pressure to affix them to base
  • Align and straighten tiles
  • Cut and fit tiles around obstacles and openings using hand and power cutting tools
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Pack grout into joints between tiles and remove excess grout
  • Remove and replace cracked or damaged tiles
  • Supervise other workers
  • Lay and set mosaic tiles to create decorative wall, mural and floor designs
  • Build underbeds and install anchor bolts, wires and brackets
  • Cut, surface, polish and install marble and granite
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Mix, lay and polish terra surfaces
  • Install tile strips

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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