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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Tile and Stone Setters.

  • Mix, apply, and spread plaster, concrete, mortar, cement, mastic, glue or other adhesives to form a bed for the tiles, using brush, trowel and screed.
47-2053.00 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers
  • Measure designated amounts of ingredients for terrazzo or grout, according to standard formulas and specifications, using graduated containers and scales, and load ingredients into portable mixer.
  • Blend marble chip mixtures, place into panels, and push a roller over the surface to embed the chips.
  • Spread, level, or smooth concrete or terrazzo mixtures to form bases or finished surfaces, using rakes, shovels, hand or power trowels, hand or power screeds, or floats.
  • Mix cement, sand, and water to produce concrete, grout, or slurry, using hoe, trowel, tamper, scraper, or concrete-mixing machine.
  • Spread roofing paper on surface of foundation and spread concrete onto roofing paper with trowel to form terrazzo base.
47-2051.00 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
  • Spread, level, and smooth concrete, using rake, shovel, hand or power trowel, hand or power screed, and float.
  • Mix cement, sand, and water to produce concrete, grout, or slurry, using hoe, trowel, tamper, scraper, or concrete-mixing machine.
  • Spread roofing paper on surface of foundation, and spread concrete onto roofing paper with trowel to form terrazzo base.
47-2021.00 Brickmasons and Blockmasons
  • Apply and smooth mortar or other mixture over work surface.
  • Remove excess mortar with trowels and hand tools, and finish mortar joints with jointing tools, for a sealed, uniform appearance.
  • Mix specified amounts of sand, clay, dirt, or mortar powder with water to form refractory mixtures.
47-2061.00 Construction Laborers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Mix ingredients to create compounds for covering or cleaning surfaces.
  • Mix, pour, or spread concrete, using portable cement mixers.
47-2022.00 Stonemasons
  • Mix mortar or grout and pour or spread mortar or grout on marble slabs, stone, or foundation.
  • Remove wedges, fill joints between stones, finish joints between stones, using a trowel, and smooth the mortar to an attractive finish, using a tuck pointer.
47-4051.00 Highway Maintenance Workers Bright Outlook
  • Dump, spread, and tamp asphalt, using pneumatic tampers, to repair joints and patch broken pavement.
  • Blend compounds to form adhesive mixtures used for marker installation.
47-5011.00 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Control the viscosity and weight of the drilling fluid.
  • Weigh clay, and mix with water and chemicals to make drilling mud, using portable mixers.
47-3011.00 Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters
  • Mix mortar, plaster, and grout, manually or using machines, according to standard formulas.
47-2082.00 Tapers
  • Mix sealing compounds by hand or with portable electric mixers.
47-3014.00 Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons
  • Mix plaster, and carry plaster to plasterers.
47-2142.00 Paperhangers
  • Mix paste, using paste powder and water, and brush paste onto surfaces.
47-2141.00 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
  • Mix and match colors of paint, stain, or varnish with oil or thinning and drying additives to obtain desired colors and consistencies.
47-2071.00 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators Bright Outlook
  • Operate machines to spread, smooth, level, or steel-reinforce stone, concrete, or asphalt on road beds.
47-5071.00 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Dig holes, set forms, and mix and pour concrete into forms to make foundations for wood or steel derricks.
47-2161.00 Plasterers and Stucco Masons
  • Mix mortar and plaster to desired consistency or direct workers who perform mixing.
47-3016.00 Helpers--Roofers
  • Chop tar into small pieces, and heat chopped tar in kettles.
47-2031.00 Carpenters
  • Perform minor plumbing, welding, or concrete mixing work.
47-4031.00 Fence Erectors
  • Mix and pour concrete around bases of posts, or tamp soil into postholes to embed posts.
47-5012.00 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Weigh clay, and mix with water and chemicals to make drilling mud.
47-2081.00 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
  • Apply cement to backs of tiles and press tiles into place, aligning them with layout marks or joints of previously laid tile.