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glazier and metal mechanic


Source: Job Bank

Location

Concord, ON
L4K1Z8

Salary

$29.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • 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
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Repair glass doors and other glass structures
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Supervise other workers
  • Transport cases of glass
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages

Type of glass/materials

  • Acrylic plexiglass
  • Float glass
  • Mirrors

Frame fabrication and installation

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

Glass cutting equipment and techniques

  • Laminate glass
  • Paint glass
  • Tint glass

Installation specialization

  • Skylights and slope glazed installations
  • Curtain walls
  • Stained glass installations
  • Electrically altered glass
  • Overhead automatic doors
  • Shower doors and tub enclosures
  • Suspended glazing system
  • Display cases
  • Walls and other interior areas (i.e. partitions)

Equipment

  • Carbide and diamond bits
  • Brass tube bits

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Eligible for professional liability insurance

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is your current level of study?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Paramedical services coverage

Financial benefits

  • Gasoline paid
  • Pension plan

Long term benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • Other benefits
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Subsidised public transportation

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