Glaziers

Glaziers 

CANADA

   

Duties:

  • Read and interpret blueprints and specifications to determine type and thickness of glass, frame, installation procedure and materials required
  • Measure and mark glass and cut glass using glass cutters or computerized cutter
  • Tint glass and create patterns on glass by etching, sandblasting or painting designs
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolds, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Position glass panes into frames and secure glass using clips, points or mouldings
  • Assemble and install prefabricated glass, mirrors or glass products on walls, ceilings or exteriors of building
  • Fabricate metal frames for glass installation
  • Install, fit, fabricate and attach architectural metals or related substitute products in commercial and residential buildings
  • Install pre-cut mirrors and opaque and transparent glass panels in frames to form exterior walls of buildings
  • Replace glass in furniture and other products
  • Prepare and install skylights, showcases and aquariums and stained or other special glass in churches, museums, sports and other establishments
  • Repair and service residential windows, commercial aluminum doors and other glass supporting structures, and replace damaged glass or faulty sealant
  • May prepare cost estimates for customers or clients.

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of the manufacturing process
  • Basic understanding of glazing and how to shim glass
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Good eyesight for measuring and examining glass for flaws
  • Attention to detail
  • Physically able to lift 80 pounds multiple time during a shift
  • Commitment to followingestablished safety policies and guidelines
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English (verbal and written)
  • Driven to produce quality product within established timelines
  • Ability to work independently or as a team
  • Continuous improvement attitude
  • Ability to solve problems

Salary per year   : S$ 55,000 - S$ 80,000

No of Positions        :  5

English level            :  60% and above Average

Visa Type            :  Transitional Work Permit to Permanent Resident VISA