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  • 1) Supplies and mixes construction materials for TERRAZZO WORKER , applies grout, and finishes surface of installed terrazzo: Moves terrazzo installation materials, tools, machines, and work devices to work areas, manually or using wheelbarrow.

  • 2) Measures designated amounts of ingredients for terrazzo or grout, using graduated containers and scale, following standard formulas and specifications, and loads portable mixer, using shovel.

  • 3) Mixes materials according to experience and requests from TERRAZZO WORKER , and dumps mixed materials that form base or top surface of terrazzo into prepared installation site, using wheelbarrow.

  • 4) Applies curing agent to installed terrazzo to promote even curing, using brush or sprayer.

  • 5) Grinds surface of cured terrazzo, using power grinders, to smooth terrazzo and prepare for grouting.

  • 6) Spreads grout across terrazzo to fill surface imperfections, using trowel.

  • 7) Fine grinds and polishes surface of terrazzo, when grout has set, using power grinders.

  • 8) Washes surface of polished terrazzo, using cleaner and water, and applies sealer, according to manufacturer's specifications, using brush.

  • 9) Installs grinding stones in power grinders, using handtools.

  • 10) Cleans installation site, mixing and storage areas, tools, machines, and equipment, using water and various cleaning devices.

  • 11) Stores terrazzo installation materials, machines, tools, and equipment.

  • 12) May modify mixing, grouting, grinding, and cleaning procedures according to type of installation or material used.

  • 13) May assist TERRAZZO WORKER to position and secure moisture membrane and wire mesh prior to pouring base materials for terrazzo installation.

  • 14) May spread marble chips or other material over fresh terrazzo surface and press into terrazzo, using roller.

  • 15) May cut divider and joint strips to size as directed.

  • 16) May assist TERRAZZO WORKER to lay terrazzo.

  • 17) May cut grooves in terrazzo stairs, using power grinder, and fill grooves with nonskid material.




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DOT:   861.664-014

Job Number: 11088