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Apply hard tile, marble, and wood tile to walls, floors, ceilings, and roof decks. Build underbeds and install anchor bolts, wires and brackets. Prepare cost and labor estimates based on calculations of time and materials needed for project. Brush glue onto manila paper on which design has been drawn and position tiles finished side down onto paper. Cut tile backing to required size, using shears. Select and order tile and other items to be installed, such as bathroom accessories, walls, panels, and cabinets, according to specifications. Study blueprints and examine surface to be covered to determine amount of material needed. Install and anchor fixtures in designated positions, using hand tools. Assist customers in selection of tile and grout.

Earning potential for Minnesota:

$15 to $35 per hour
$31,200 to $62,240 annually





High School Diploma




  • Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.


Adjusting actions in relation to others actions.


Social Perceptiveness

Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.

Critical Thinking

Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

Active Listening

Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.


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