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  • 1) Installs glass in windows, skylights, store fronts, and display cases, or on surfaces, such as building fronts, interior walls, ceilings, and tabletops: Marks outline or pattern on glass, and cuts glass, using glasscutter.

  • 2) Breaks off excess glass by hand or with notched tool.

  • 3) Fastens glass panes into wood sash with glazier's points, and spreads and smooths putty around edge of panes with knife to seal joints.

  • 4) Installs mirrors or structural glass on building fronts, walls, ceilings, or tables, using mastic, screws, or decorative molding.

  • 5) Bolts metal hinges, handles, locks, and other hardware to prefabricated glass doors.

  • 6) Sets glass doors into frame and fits hinges.

  • 7) May install metal window and door frames into which glass panels are to be fitted.

  • 8) May press plastic adhesive film to glass or spray glass with tinting solution to prevent light glare.

  • 9) May install stained glass windows.

  • 10) May assemble and install metal-framed glass enclosures for showers and be designated Shower-Enclosure Installer.

  • 11) May be designated according to type of glass installed as Glazier, Structural Glass; Plate-Glass Installer.




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DOT:   865.381-010

Job Number: 4553