Tile Setter Job Description

A tile setters job is to set tile in walls, floors, and countertops using mortar.

A tile setters job is to set tile in walls, floors, and countertops using mortar.

These workers are skilled laborers who lay tile in patterns that form the design you want.

Tile setters use special tile-setting equipment, such as grout saws, trowels, and levelers.

These workers use tools such as tape measures, chalk lines, and tile cutters to measure and cut tiles.

Tile setters

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for an experienced Tile Setter to help us with our upcoming project. The ideal candidate will have experience working with all types of tile, including ceramic, porcelain, and natural stone. They will be responsible for measuring, cutting, and installing tile according to specifications, and ensuring that the finished product meets all quality standards. If you have the necessary skills and experience, and are looking for an exciting new challenge, we want to hear from you!

Tile Setter Duties:

  • Install tile, granite, marble, or any other decorative flooring material
  • Proactively identify and resolve issues, such as damaged tile, misaligned joints, or defective installation of materials
  • Set, cut, and fasten tile
  • Measure, cut, and fasten tiles to match exact specifications
  • Install tile, granite, marble, or any other decorative flooring material
  • Ensure tile, grout, and other materials are clean and free of debris
  • Clean and maintain work area
  • Apply sealer to grout joints
  • Apply grout
  • Apply sealer
  • Install tile, granite, marble, or any other decorative flooring material
  • Measure, cut, and fasten tiles to match exact specifications
  • Install tile, granite, marble, or any other decorative flooring material
  • Measure, cut, and fasten tiles to match exact specifications

Tile Setter Responsibilities:

  • Excellent knowledge of tile installation
  • Proven ability to perform a variety of tile setting techniques
  • Ability to remain focused and work quickly
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Ability to work with others independently or as part of a team
  • Knowledge of basic math and measurements

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Make tile and stone installations according to specifications, using tile cutters, tile saws, tile drills, and other tools
  • Prepare tile and stone materials using tile cutters, tile saws, tile drills, and other tools
  • Move and hang tile, stone, and glass in walls, floors, and countertops
  • Prepare floors and back walls for installation of tile
  • Perform grouting operations and other tasks
  • Clean, polish, and seal work surfaces
  • Assist with installation of bathroom fixtures
  • Remove and replace old tile and fixtures
  • Install crown molding, baseboards, and other decorative elements
  • Ability to read, write, and understand the English language
  • Knowledge of building materials and methods
  • Knowledge of basic math
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to perform in stressful, fast-paced environments
  • Ability to

Company Name is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that diversity and inclusion are key to building a strong and successful team. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, religions, nationalities, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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