Hard Tile Setter Jobs in Illinois

Install hard tile on walls, floors, and other surfaces. Hard tile setters must first prepare the surface on which they will fix the tile by cleaning and leveling it. They then read the design plans to determine how to measure and cut the tiles so they fit customer expectations. Before arranging the tiles, however, the setter must prepare mortar and spread it across the base surface so the tiles will adhere and set properly.

Hard tile setters use a wide range of tools. For example, power wet saws, tile scribes, and hand-held cutters are used for cutting tiles, while trowels of various sizes are used to spread mortar. They also depend on spacers, which are placed between tiles until the mortar dries to ensure that the gaps between them are all the same size.

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Chicago, IL
Depends on Experience and Quality of work employment type: full-time Looking for an experienced tile installer, please don't waste my time, you have to do good work. Can start immediately. Please respo...
22 hours ago
Arlington Heights, IL
type: full-time INDEPENDENT FLOORING INSTALLERS NEEDED - Experienced in the installation of ceramic/ tile flooring products for Arlington Heights, IL and outlaying areas. Must be Incorporated with ...
5 days ago
Chicago, IL
responsible for the installation of ceramic tile, to include porcelain, stone, glazed ceramic, glass tile, terrazzo tile, quarry tile, limestone, quartz, marble, etc. Candidate is responsible for worki...
11 days ago
Revive Designer Baths - Chicago, IL
Seeking subcontractors for year round steady work: Tile Setters Electricians Plumbers with 055 License Job Requirements - Must be an established, legal entity performing work as a residential subco...
14 days ago
Chicago, IL
ed: experienced Ceramic Tile Installer. Must be Sub-Contractors that carries both Liability and Workers Compensation Insurance. We are Flooring Store that is looking for skilled Tile Installer that ca...
15 days ago
Chicago, IL
five years tile installation experience Tile Apprentice: Bring materials to jobsites, grout installed tile, help load/unload materials, mix mortars, install Schluter System, assisting tile setters, a...
23 days ago
La Salle, IL
employment type: full-time Looking for skilled hardwood and engineered hardwood installers, ceramic tile and marble tile installers workers to add to my team in remodeling , new builds must be skilled this...
23 days ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: $20 employment type: full-time Looking for experienced tile setters - tools and transportation required. Start immediately. Chicago's north side. Please send email with name, phone number...
23 days ago
Libertyville, IL
ced tile installer Our company has a reputation built on quality, reliability and trust. We are proud of our exciting, dynamic and fast paced working environment. If you are an experienced tile ins...
27 days ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: to be determined employment type: full-time Experienced tile setter needed for an established retail installation company. Applicant must have 10 years of commercial experience and compu...
27 days ago
Plainfield, IL
quality of work performed employment type: contract General contractor is looking for an experienced tile setter for work throughout the Chicagoland area. Work is primarily residential with floors and ki...
27 days ago
Midwest Stone Source Design Studio - Rockford, IL
Flooring tile installer Company: Midwest Stone Source + Design Studio Country: United States Industry: Flooring State: Illinois Occupation: Installation / Maintenance / Repair City: Rockford Job Type...
30+ days ago
Peoria, IL
compensation: depends ... employment type: full-time Tile setter wanted with exp good pay flex hrs...
30+ days ago

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Hard Tile Setter positions

  • Midwest Stone Source Design Studio
  • Revive Designer Baths

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Hard Tile Setter positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • OSHA 10
  • Commercial Driver's License

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Hard Tile Setter position

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  • Bathroom Remodeling
  • Block Laying
  • Blueprints
  • Bricklaying
  • Carpentry
  • Caulking
  • Cement
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Communication Skills
  • Component Object Model
  • Concrete Finishing
  • Customer Service
  • Decks
  • Demolition
  • Design
  • Driving
  • Drywall
  • English
  • Finishing
  • Flooring Installation
  • General Construction
  • General Contractor
  • General Repair
  • Granite Installation
  • Grouting
  • Hand Tools
  • Handyman
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Human Resources
  • Installation
  • Kitchen Remodeling
  • Laminate
  • Layout
  • Luxury Vinyl Tile
  • Management
  • Marble
  • Masonry
  • Materials Management
  • New Construction
  • Painting
  • Plastering
  • Plumbing
  • Punctual
  • Remodeling
  • Renovation
  • Retail
  • Roofing
  • Scheduling
  • Set-Up
  • Stonemasonry
  • Tile
  • Trimming
  • Vinyl Composition Tile
  • Vinyl Installation
  • Waterproofing

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