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  • 1) Installs prefabricated ornamental ironwork, other than structural ironwork, such as metal window and door frames, motor-driven and automatic power doors, metal trim and paneling, and aluminum curtain-wall frames: Measures and marks layout for installation, according to blueprints, using rule, template, square, and compass.

  • 2) Welds brackets to lintels, sills, columns, and other structural framework.

  • 3) Drills holes in metal, concrete, and masonry structure, using portable power drills, airhammer, and handtools.

  • 4) Cuts, miters, and bevels metal trim and cover plates to size, using handsaws or portable power saws.

  • 5) Bolts, clips, welds, or solders ironwork together and to brackets or anchors.

  • 6) Verifies level and plumbness, using level or plumb bob.

  • 7) Bolts newell posts, balusters, and other parts of stairways and stair rails to supports or embeds them in sockets.

  • 8) Fastens cover plates and molding in place with metal screws to finish and trim work.

  • 9) Installs equipment, such as motor-driven or automatic doors, following procedures provided by manufacturer.

  • 10) May locate and mark reference points, dig postholes, mix concrete, and erect ornamental fences, using transit, posthole digger, and handtools.

  • 11) When working with bronze, is designated Ornamental-Bronze Worker.

  • 12) May fabricate frames for mounting glass in ornamental cast stonework.

  • 13) May be designated according to equipment installed as Metal-Sash Setter; Ornamental-Rail Installer; Steel-Door Setter; Steel-Sash Erector.




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Job Number: 7005