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

  • Measure and cut metal lath to size for walls and ceilings, using tin snips.
47-2121.00 Glaziers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Measure and mark outlines or patterns on glass to indicate cutting lines.
  • Measure mirrors and dimensions of areas to be covered to determine work procedures.
  • Cut and attach mounting strips, metal or wood moldings, rubber gaskets, or metal clips to surfaces in preparation for mirror installation.
  • Measure, cut, fit, and press anti-glare adhesive film to glass or spray glass with tinting solution to prevent light glare.
47-2081.00 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
  • Measure and mark surfaces to lay out work, according to blueprints or drawings, using tape measures, straightedges or squares, and marking devices.
  • Measure and cut openings in panels or tiles for electrical outlets, windows, vents, plumbing, or other fixtures, using keyhole saws or other cutting tools.
  • Cut metal or wood framing and trim to size, using cutting tools.
  • Cut and screw together metal channels to make floor or ceiling frames, according to plans for the location of rooms or hallways.
47-2041.00 Carpet Installers
  • Roll out, measure, mark, and cut carpeting to size with a carpet knife, following floor sketches and allowing extra carpet for final fitting.
  • Measure, cut and install tackless strips along the baseboard or wall.
47-3015.00 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters Bright Outlook
  • Measure, cut, thread and assemble new pipe, placing the assembled pipe in hangers or other supports.
  • Cut pipe and lift up to fitters.
47-2152.02 Plumbers Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
  • Locate and mark the position of pipe installations, connections, passage holes, or fixtures in structures, using measuring instruments such as rulers or levels.
  • Measure, cut, thread, or bend pipe to required angle, using hand or power tools or machines, such as pipe cutters, pipe-threading machines, or pipe-bending machines.
47-2171.00 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers Bright Outlook
  • Cut rods to required lengths, using metal shears, hacksaws, bar cutters, or acetylene torches.
  • Cut and fit wire mesh or fabric, using hooked rods, and position fabric or mesh in concrete to reinforce concrete.
47-2152.01 Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Cut, thread, or hammer pipes to specifications, using tools such as saws, cutting torches, pipe threaders, or pipe benders.
  • Measure and mark pipes for cutting or threading.
47-2053.00 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers Bright Outlook
  • 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.
  • Cut metal division strips and press them into the terrazzo base for joints or changes of color to form designs or patterns or to help prevent cracks.
47-2042.00 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles Bright Outlook
  • Measure and mark guidelines on surfaces or foundations, using chalk lines and dividers.
47-3012.00 Helpers--Carpenters Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Perform tie spacing layout and measure, mark, drill or cut.
47-2142.00 Paperhangers
  • Measure and cut strips from rolls of wallpaper or fabric, using shears or razors.
47-2021.00 Brickmasons and Blockmasons Bright Outlook
  • Measure distance from reference points and mark guidelines to lay out work, using plumb bobs and levels.
47-2031.02 Rough Carpenters Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Measure materials or distances, using square, measuring tape, or rule to lay out work.
47-2031.01 Construction Carpenters Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using a ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
47-4061.00 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Cut rails to specified lengths, using rail saws.
47-2131.00 Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall Green Occupation
  • Measure and cut insulation for covering surfaces, using tape measures, handsaws, power saws, knives, or scissors.
47-2132.00 Insulation Workers, Mechanical Bright Outlook
  • Measure and cut insulation for covering surfaces, using tape measures, handsaws, knives, and scissors.
47-2151.00 Pipelayers Bright Outlook
  • Cut pipes to required lengths.
47-5011.00 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Weigh clay, and mix with water and chemicals to make drilling mud, using portable mixers.
47-2011.00 Boilermakers Green Occupation
  • Locate and mark reference points for columns or plates on boiler foundations, following blueprints and using straightedges, squares, transits, or measuring instruments.