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Job Details

Glass Installer-Glazier

Employer

House of Mirrors Ltd.

Date Posted

October 05, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $24.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 19, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

House of Mirrors Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Major Work Area

  • Shop fabrication
  • Repair
  • Installation

Glass Cutting Equipment and Techniques

  • Paint glass
  • Laminate glass
  • Cut glass plate manually (straight cuts)
  • Cutting wheels

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Repair glass doors and other glass structures
  • Position and secure panes in frame
  • 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

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Eligible for professional liability insurance
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Type of Glass Drilling Bits

  • Brass tube bits
  • Carbide and diamond bits

Installation Specialization

  • Shower doors and tub enclosures
  • Display cases
  • Walls and other interior areas (i.e. partitions)
  • Suspended glazing system

Type of Glass / Materials

  • Sealed units
  • Mirrors
  • Float glass

Benefits

Group Insurance Benefits


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Oct 19, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Glass Installer-Glazier is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Glaziers
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to install pre-cut mirrors and opaque and transparent glass in furniture and other products

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to measure, mark and cut glass using manual and computerized glass cutters and to replace glass in furniture and other products; and to install, fit, fabricate and attach architectural metals and related substitute products in commercial and residential buildings

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking with customers when preparing estimates; in preparing and installing skylights, showcases and aquariums and stained and other special glass in churches, museums, sports and other establishments; and in tinting glass and creating patterns on glass by etching, sandblasting and painting designs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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