Job Title: Glazier
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH737_1548214213
Contact Name: One World Resourcing
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2019 16:30

Job Description

Tasks Include:

  • determining type and dimensions of glass required
  • laying glass over patterns on padded tables and in jigs
  • measuring and marking glass for cutting
  • examining glass and marking defective areas
  • cutting along patterns and templates
  • breaking off sheets and excess glass with notched tools and glass pliers
  • installing glass and mirrors in windows, skylights, display cases, interior walls and ceilings
  • smoothing rough edges using belt sanders and smoothing wheels
  • may coat, cut, etch, trim and treat glass to achieve special effects

Glazier Salary. The average rate for a Glazier is NZ$21.25 per hour. At least 3 years of experience in the industry.

Glaziers are responsible for glass installation, cutting, assembling, and fitting metal-framed glass enclosures. They are also in charge of driving vehicles to installation sites, unloading material, fabricating and installing framework, and loading and arranging glass onto vehicles.