Summary Tilesetter near Calgary (AB)

Find key facts and figures about working as a tilesetter. The following information is applicable to all Tilesetters (NOC 7283).

Description

Tilesetters cover interior and exterior walls, floors and ceilings with ceramic, marble and quarry tile, mosaics or terrazzo. They are employed by construction companies and masonry contractors, or they may be self-employed.

Skills

  • Prepare, measure and mark surfaces to be covered
  • Mix, apply and spread mortar, cement, mastic, glue or other adhesives using hand trowel
  • Set tiles in place and apply pressure to affix them to base
  • Align and straighten tiles
  • Cut and fit tiles around obstacles and openings using hand and power cutting tools

Wages

$25.00/hour

Median wage in Calgary Region

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Outlook

Fair

The job outlook is fair in Calgary Region

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Requirements

College or apprenticeship

College education or apprenticeship training usually required

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Jobs

16 jobs

advertised near Calgary (AB)

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