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Glass Installer-Glazier

Employer

House of Mirrors Ltd.

Date Posted

May 07, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 04, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

House of Mirrors Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

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

Work setting

  • On-site customer service
  • Repair
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Residential
  • Retail service and repair firm
  • Installation
  • Shop fabrication

Tasks

  • Determine type of glass, frames and material required
  • Read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine work requirements
  • 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
  • Repair glass doors and other glass structures
  • Assemble, erect and dismantle scaffolding, rigging and hoisting equipment
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Type of glass/materials

  • Float glass
  • Mirrors
  • Sealed units

Glass cutting equipment and techniques

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

Installation specialization

  • 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

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

Transportation/travel information

Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Screening questions

  • 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?

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Other benefits
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

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

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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