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Glazier
Measures, cuts, finishes, fits and installs flat glass and mirrors.
Training time 1 - 3 years
Avg. weekly wage - No data available -
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 2,000

What does a Glazier do?

  • determining type and dimensions of glass required
  • laying glass over patterns on padded tables and in jigs
  • measuring and marking glass for cutting
  • examining glass and marking defective areas
  • cutting along patterns and templates
  • breaking off sheets and excess glass with notched tools and glass pliers
  • installing glass and mirrors in windows, skylights, display cases, interior walls and ceilings
  • smoothing rough edges using belt sanders and smoothing wheels

Specialisations

  • Glass Beveller
  • Glass Embosser
  • Glass Etcher
  • Glass Silverer

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