C. C. Owen Tile Company,

Journeyman Tile Setter

Journeyman Tile Setter

Journeyman Tile Setter Levels 1 - 4


Position Classification:                        Non-Exempt                                          Department:        Production / Installation

Supervisory Responsibility:               No                                                           Reports To:           Field Manager




The Journeyman Tile Setter is a skilled craft worker responsible for performing the job staging work on tile at new construction or renovation work sites.  In a production environment, this position is responsible for working on multiple tasks to complete a job on time and within budget.  In a teaching environment, this position is responsible for assisting apprentice level employees to increase skills with product installation through hands-on experience.  This position operates a variety of hand and power tools and other equipment.


Job Requirements:


Education – Minimum of a High School Diploma required; Forklift, Aerial Platform and/or OSHA 10HR certificate preferred


Experience –         Must Complete Apprentice Setter Levels 5 – 10

                                Level 1:  Minimum of Five and a Half (5.5) years’ experience required

                                Level 2:  Minimum of Six (6) years’ experience required

                                Level 3:  Minimum of Six and a Half (6.5) years’ experience required

                                Level 4:  Minimum of Seven (7) years’ experience required


Additional Eligibility Qualifications:


  1. Possession of a valid motor vehicle license and ability to operate motor vehicles in the course of employment.
  2. Must abide by company Vehicle Use Agreement and all conditions set forth in said document.


Essential Job Functions:


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  1. Coordinates work activities with Field Manager and other skilled craft workers.
  2. Maintains consistent work practices for optimal quality control on a job site.
  3. Performs a variety of tasks as instructed by the supervisor to create installations of tile for new construction or renovation projects.
  4. Uses tools, equipment, and materials to stage and effectively finish tile work.
  5. Documents and/or provides directions for floor and wall preparation.
  6. Teaches apprentice workers finishing skills on the job.
  7. Follows all safety protocols at all times.
  8. Attends company meetings as required.




  1. Communication Proficiency
  2. Technical Capacity
  3. Organization Skills
  4. Ethical Conduct
  5. Time Management
  6. Teamwork Orientation




Physical Demands:


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  May be required to travel or work out of town for extended periods.  This position may require evening and weekend work.



Working Conditions:


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. This position is performed in outside weather conditions.


EEO Policy Statement:


CC Owen Tile Company provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.  Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.  Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



I have carefully read the contents of this job description.  I understand the responsibilities, requirements and duties expected of me.  I also understand that this position description does not constitute a contract of employment nor does it alter my status as an At-Will employee.  I have the right to terminate my employment at any time, for any reason, and the company also has this right.





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More about C. C. Owen Tile Company,

C. C. Owen Tile Company, Inc. is a commercial tile & terrazzo contractor that invests and cares about it's people.  Check us out and become part of the team.  http://ccowentile.com

C. C. Owen Tile Company, Inc. offers full benefits;
Paid time off (after 6 mo of employment)
Holiday pay (after 12 mo of employment)
Group health & dental plan (company pays a portion of employees health coverage, not 100%)
Life insurance policy (100% paid at time of employment)
Disability insurance policy (100% paid at time of employment)
Individual retirement account contribution (company will match up to 3% of total wages, in other words employee puts in 3% company will put in 3% for a total of 6% into employees retirement account)

CC Owen Tile Co., Inc. is a commercial hard tile & terrazzo contractor that has been completing projects for over 60 years.  We are registered to do business within the 9ea Southeaster US states.