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Floor Finisher
Measures, cuts, installs and repairs soft and resilient floor coverings. Registration or licensing may be required.
Training time 3 - 4 years
Avg. weekly wage - No data available -
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 3,100

What does a Floor Finisher do?

  • measuring areas to be covered and consulting plans to estimate quantities of floor covering materials required
  • preparing surfaces for covering and removing baseboard trims
  • measuring, cutting and fixing underlay materials
  • laying coverings, such as carpets, linoleum, parquetry blocks, cork tiles and other resilient flooring materials, over floors, matching patterns, cutting shapes around fixtures and trimming edges
  • securing floor coverings and fitting edge trims in doorways
  • sanding, staining and applying finishing coatings to timber floors


  • Carpet Layer
  • Parquetry Layer

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