6422-Floor Layers and Tile Setters

Job Title: 

Floor Layers and Tile Setters

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.


Assembling carpet, tiles or other materials and laying them on floors according to design and other specifications

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

826 - Construction Engineering

Specific Occupations: 

642201 - Wall and Floor Tiler
Description : Lays ceramic, clay, slate, marble and glass tiles on external and internal walls and floors to provide protective and decorative finishes.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : Yes
Specializations : Ceramic / Mosaic / Slate / Stone tiler, Tile Installer / Layer / Setter, Tiling Contractor

642202 - Floor Finisher
Description : Measures, cuts, installs and repairs soft and resilient floor coverings.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Carpet Installer, Carpet Layer, Floor Installer, Floor Sander, Flooring Contractor / Installer / Layer / Specialist, Parquetry Layer

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa