Glazier - Miracle Construction Group Inc.

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

5 years or more

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Installation

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Determine type of glass frames and material required
  • Measure mark and cut glass
  • Position and secure panes in frame
  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Assemble and install prefabricated glass mirrors or glass products
  • Install door window and other hardware
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Prepare shop drawings
  • 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
  • Operate CADD and other computer software systems
  • Read and interpret blueprints maps drawings and specifications
  • Work at heights on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Work from man-lift mobile equipment cranes and other lifting equipment

Credentials

Certificates Licences Memberships and Courses 

  • CADD Course
  • Propane in Construction Record of Training

Experience and Specialization

Type of Glass / Materials

  • Acrylic plexiglass
  • Float glass
  • Mirrors
  • Sealed units

Frame Fabrication and Installation

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

Glass Cutting Equipment and Techniques

  • Cutting wheels
  • Self-lubricating cutters
  • 118 degree wheel
  • Circular cutters
  • Computerized cutters
  • Automatic finger pull machine
  • Cut glass plate manually (straight cuts)
  • Cut glass plate free-hand (curved cuts)
  • Bend glass
  • Edge glass plates
  • Etch glass
  • Notch glass plates
  • Laminate glass
  • Paint glass
  • Sandblast decal designs on glass
  • Temper glass
  • Tint glass

Installation Specialization

  • Skylights and slope glazed installations
  • Curtain walls
  • Sports installations (sports courts and boards)
  • Stained glass installations
  • Aluminum storefronts barrel vaults solariums commercial window systems
  • Electrically altered glass
  • Glass baffles smoke and sprinkler baffles
  • Heat resistant ceramics
  • Overhead automatic doors
  • Shower doors and tub enclosures
  • Suspended glazing system
  • Vehicle windows windshields and sunroofs
  • Aquarium
  • Display cases
  • Walls and other interior areas (i.e. partitions)

Equipment

  • Carbide and diamond bits
  • Brass tube bits

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check
  • Drivers validity licence check
  • Eligible for professional liability insurance

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Own Tools/Equipment

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