Glazier - Glass Doctor of PEI

Date Posted: Apr 11, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Education

No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

No experience

Specific Skills
Repair glass doors and other glass structures
Position and secure panes in frame
Measure mark and cut glass
Install door window and other hardware
Determine type of glass frames and material required
Assemble and install prefabricated glass mirrors or glass products
Assemble erect and dismantle scaffolding rigging and hoisting equipment
Major Work Area
Shop fabrication
Repair
Installation
Frame Fabrication and Installation
Entranceways
Curtain wall (prefabricated material)
Curtain wall (stock length material)
Aluminum framing members
Glass Cutting Equipment and Techniques
Tint glass
Cut glass plate free-hand (curved cuts)
Cut glass plate manually (straight cuts)
Additional Skills
Work at heights on scaffolding or swing stages
Supervise other workers
Read and interpret blueprints maps drawings and specifications
Prepare shop drawings
Instruct apprentices
Estimate costs and materials
Work from man-lift mobile equipment cranes and other lifting equipment
Work Setting
Retail service and repair firm
Residential
Commercial
Installation Specialization
Sports installations (sports courts and boards)
Skylights and slope glazed installations
Shower doors and tub enclosures
Glass baffles smoke and sprinkler baffles
Display cases
Curtain walls
Aluminum storefronts barrel vaults solariums commercial window systems
Walls and other interior areas (i.e. partitions)
Vehicle windows windshields and sunroofs
Suspended glazing system
Type of Glass / Materials
Acrylic plexiglass
Sealed units
Mirrors
Float glass
Security and Safety
Drivers validity licence check; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance;
Own Tools/Equipment
Safety equipment/gear; Steel-toed safety boots; Safety glasses/goggles;
Work Site Environment
Dangerous; Outdoors; At heights; Hot; Cold/refrigerated;
Transportation/Travel Information
Vehicle supplied by employer; Valid drivers licence;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Standing for extended periods; Bending crouching kneeling;
Work Location Information
On-site customer service;