Glazier Job Description

A glazier is a person who repairs windows, glass, and mirrors.

The term glazier is derived from the Latin word “glagere,” which means to “to cover” or “to cover with glass.

”In the past, a carpenter would usually perform much of the work associated with glaziering.

This changed as glassmaking became more technical, and it was noted that glaziers were often skilled at their trade.

A glazier learned to construct and repair glass by working under a master glass maker.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for Glazier to come to our store to fix our broken window.

Glazier Duties:

  • Manage the installation of new windows, doors, skylights, and other glass products
  • Install, maintain, and repair glass products like mirrors, shower doors, etc.
  • Perform cleaning and repair services to existing glass products
  • Replace and fabricate glass products like door glass, shower enclosures, and glass table tops
  • Responsible for receiving the raw materials and glass products and keeping them organized
  • Perform calculations and cutting of glass products
  • Work safely at all times
  • Follow all safety procedures and policies

Glazier Responsibilities:

  • Approves all phases of glazier work, including installation, inspection, fabrication, replacement, and restoration of a variety of glass products, including shop fabrication and field work
  • Maintains and repairs glass windows and doors, including storm windows, casement windows, patio doors, bay windows, mirrors, screens, and balustrades
  • Performs calculations and job estimates
  • Supervises the glazier's work

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in building science, architectural technology, or related field
  • 2+ years’ proven experience in a glazier position
  • Ability to effectively supervise and delegate tasks
  • Above-average communication skills
  • Ability to work well with others

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