7122-Floor layers and tile setters

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Floor layers and tile setters
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Job Description: 
Floor layers and tile setters install, maintain and repair flooring, and cover floors, walls and other surfaces with tiles or mosaic panels for decorative or other purposes.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) preparing floor areas for covering with a variety of materials
  • (b) assembling carpet, tiles or other materials and laying them on floors according to design and other specifications
  • (c) preparing wall areas for covering with tiles or other materials for decorative or other purposes such as acoustic insulation
  • (d) setting tiles and constructing and laying mosaic panels to walls, floors and other surfaces.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Parquetry worker
- Marble setter
- Tile setter
- Carpet layer

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