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glazier


Source: Job Bank

Location

Burnaby, BC
V5J4W7

Salary

$28.00 to $37.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Repair
  • Willing to relocate
  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Installation

Tasks

  • Determine type of glass, frames and material required
  • Measure, mark and cut glass
  • Position and secure panes in frame
  • Assemble and install prefabricated glass, mirrors or glass products
  • Install door, window and other hardware
  • Repair glass doors and other glass structures
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Transport cases of glass
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Type of glass/materials

  • Sealed units

Frame fabrication and installation

  • Curtain wall (stock length material)
  • Spandrel panel installations
  • Aluminum framing members
  • Entranceways

Glass cutting equipment and techniques

  • Cutting wheels
  • Circular cutters
  • Cut glass plate manually (straight cuts)

Installation specialization

  • Skylights and slope glazed installations
  • Curtain walls
  • Stained glass installations
  • Aluminum storefronts, barrel vaults, solariums, commercial window systems

Equipment

  • Carbide and diamond bits

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Internship

  • This position is a paid internship that encourages on-the-job training and skill development.

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