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Start a Career You’ll Actually Enjoy – Become a Glazier!

Look around you – wherever you are in the Toronto region or beyond, you’ll see glass. Where there’s a need for glass, there’s a need for glaziers. No wonder this is one of the best union jobs to be a part of!

If you like working with your hands, and prefer to have a job with a steady income, promotion opportunities and unique working environments, contact the IUPAT for information on becoming a glazier today!

What You’ll Do As a Glazier

As a glazier, you’ll be cutting, refitting and finishing glass products such as windows and wall panels. You may find yourself in a residential, commercial or industrial setting. This gives you a tremendous amount of variety, which is one of the main reasons individuals get into this career path.

Research shows that glaziers are expected to be needed for many years throughout Canada, as the nation is continuously booming in population and supportive infrastructure. Get in on the ground floor by becoming a glazier through an apprenticeship program.

IUPAT’s Apprenticeships for Glaziers

As a paid glazier apprentice, you’ll learn in both classroom and hands-on environments. When you graduate from your apprenticeship, you can start to build your career. You’ll also get incredible value from your relationship with the IUPAT as a union member.

To find out about our apprenticeship programs to becoming a glazier in Ontario, please contact the IUPAT and speak with a union representative. It’s time to love your career!

Contact us for more information today, and a union representative will get back to you shortly.