Posted on 04/22/2022RAD Glass by RAD of South Florida - PLANTATION, FL 33313

TBD per hour Full Time

Company Description

We are a small family business specializing in the commercial glass construction industry serving the South Florida tri-county area. We specialize in fabricating and installing commercial glass exterior/interior storefronts and doors, supporting new construction, build-outs and alterations. We work on office buildings, warehouses, restaurant and retail national chains, interior mall storefronts, exterior strip malls, curtain walls, and impact windows/doors. Pay frequency is weekly.

Position Description

As a Commercial Glazier/Glass Mechanic you will read blueprints at a basic level to accurately measure, cut and size glass, metal and other products. You will use specialized glazing trade tools and other tools to fabricate, cut and size glass and other products, then utilize your physical strength, balance and stamina to lift, place, hold, secure and install heavy pieces of glass, metal and other products. Working in the commercial glass industry, you will install commercial glass and impact windows, doors and walls in exterior/interior storefronts, malls, office buildings, warehouses, restaurants and more.


  Job Requirements include:

·        Glass Mechanic/Glazier experience desired.

·        Own tools and able to safely operate hand tools and specialized glazing trade tools, equipment and materials.

·        Understand how to read blueprints at a basic level to accurately measure, cut and size glass and other products to fit.

·        Fabricate and install impact commercial windows and doors efficiently and effectively including:

o   Curtain wall

o   Storefront

o   Doors and hardware

o   Interior Herculite type doors and windows

·        Demonstrate physical requirements needed including lifting, holding heavy glass until accurately installed; ability to balance on ladders and scaffolds while holding heavy glass; etc.

·        Ability and willingness to collaborate effectively with peers, suppliers, contractors and customers in the warehouse and on job sites and to be a pro-active team player.

·        Demonstrate enough English communication skills to interact with the team and with customers on job sites.

·        Able to work overtime, nights, weekends as needed (infrequently).


Considered a Plus:

·        Bi-lingual, Spanish-speaking

·        Other trade/construction experience

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