UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

GLAZIER

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8840 (WFSE Skilled Trades)

DEFINITION

Perform skilled glass work in the fabrication, repair, and installation of glass and glass components.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Positions in this class perform a variety of journey - level duties in skilled glass repair and installation work.

TYPICAL WORK

Repair broken windows in wood sash, metal sash, steel sash, aluminum sash, lead and zinc sash, by removing broken glass and putty and installing new glass and putty;

Cut and seam glass, drill holes, place finger pulls in glass, cut glass tubs, bottles, tubing;

Make, install, or repair desk tops, table tops, glass doors, etc.; repair mirrors, glass light fixtures, plastic fixtures;

Rebuild windows, reglaze new or used sashes; use ladders and staging platforms;

Replace and repair automotive glass, windshields; construct boxes, brackets, fish tanks of glass and plastic; install stained glass;

Develop preliminary cost estimates for installations and repairs;

Drive service truck as required; load and unload materials and supplies;

May lead and instruct helpers as required;

May perform work in other trades;

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified

Completion of a recognized apprenticeship as a glazier; OR full journey status as a glazier in a union; OR four years' applicable work experience. Vocational training may be substituted for work experience on a year-for-year basis. Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license may be required.

Examination Requirements:

A job element examination (including written, E & T and oral components) scored on the basis of job related experience, training, skill, ability and other elements which are established through job analysis.

New Class: 1-3-73
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05