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Job Details

Glazier Apprentice

Employer

Flynn Canada Ltd.

Date Posted

May 04, 2022

Languages

English or French
  • Location Acheson, AB
  • Earnings $28.85 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 03, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Flynn Canada Ltd.

Languages

English or French

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Major Work Area

Installation

Glass Cutting Equipment and Techniques

  • Cut glass plate manually (straight cuts)
  • Computerized cutters

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not required

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

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

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Industrial
  • Commercial

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

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)
  • Other benefits

Special Initiatives

  • Jobs for Ukraine: This employer has selected to promote this job through "Jobs for Ukraine”. Canadian citizens and permanent residents can still apply.

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.

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 & Abilities
The Glazier Apprentice 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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Abilities

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Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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