So, you think you might want to be a Glazier?

Job Description

Glaziers cut, fit, install and replace glass in residential, commercial and industrial buildings, on exterior walls of buildings and other structures, and in furniture and other products. They are also responsible for installing metal frameworks for glass and building the walls of buildings that are made of suspended glass panels. They work with pre-glazed and panelized glazing systems.

Glaziers work in BC’s Construction Sector and are employed by construction glass installation contractors, retail service and repair shops and glass fabrication shops, or they may be self-employed.

Look below to find out which sectors of BC’s economy you can work in if you pursue this trade.

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Industry Training Authority (ITA)
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For more information on how much GLAZIERS make, the expected number of future job openings, where the jobs are and current workforce opportunities specifically for this trade, visit the Work BC Career Profile here.

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