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  • 1) Applies tile to walls, floors, ceilings, and promenade roof decks, following design specifications: Examines blueprints, measures and marks surfaces to be covered, and lays out work.

  • 2) Measures and cuts metal lath to size for walls and ceilings with tin snips.

  • 3) Tacks lath to wall and ceiling surfaces with staple gun or hammer.

  • 4) Spreads plaster base over lath with trowel and levels plaster to specified thickness, using screed.

  • 5) Spreads concrete on subfloor with trowel and levels it with screed.

  • 6) Spreads mastic or other adhesive base on roof deck, using serrated spreader to form base for promenade tile.

  • 7) Cuts and shapes tile with tile cutters and biters.

  • 8) Positions tile and taps it with trowel handle to affix tile to plaster or adhesive base.

  • 9) May be designated according to type of work done as Roof-Promenade-Tile Setter.




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Job Number: 11206