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47-2051.00 - Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers Green Occupation

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Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth, using trowel.

47-2081.00 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
  • Cut fixture or border tiles to size, using keyhole saws, and insert them into surrounding frameworks.
  • Seal joints between ceiling tiles and walls.
  • Mount tile, using adhesives, or by nailing, screwing, stapling, or wire-tying lath directly to structural frameworks.
  • Nail channels or wood furring strips to surfaces to provide mounting for tile.
  • Apply cement to backs of tiles and press tiles into place, aligning them with layout marks or joints of previously laid tile.
47-2044.00 Tile and Marble Setters
  • Lay and set mosaic tiles to create decorative wall, mural, and floor designs.
  • Finish and dress the joints and wipe excess grout from between tiles, using damp sponge.
  • Cut, surface, polish, and install marble and granite or install pre-cast terrazzo, granite or marble units.
  • Build underbeds and install anchor bolts, wires, and brackets.
47-4099.03 Weatherization Installers and Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green
  • Install and seal air ducts, combustion air openings, or ventilation openings to improve heating and cooling efficiency.
  • Prepare and apply weather-stripping, glazing, caulking, or door sweeps to reduce energy losses.
  • Apply spackling, compounding, or other materials to repair holes in walls.
47-3011.00 Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters Bright Outlook
  • Apply grout between joints of bricks or tiles, using grouting trowels.
  • Remove damaged tile, brick, or mortar, and clean or prepare surfaces, using pliers, hammers, chisels, drills, wire brushes, or metal wire anchors.
  • Correct surface imperfections or fill chipped, cracked, or broken bricks or tiles, using fillers, adhesives, or grouting materials.
47-2082.00 Tapers
  • Apply additional coats to fill in holes and make surfaces smooth.
  • Seal joints between plasterboard or other wallboard to prepare wall surfaces for painting or papering.
  • Apply texturizing compounds or primers to walls or ceilings before final finishing, using trowels, brushes, rollers, or spray guns.

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