Terrazzo Finisher

Duties include grinding and polishing terrazzo and cleaning installed terrazzo surfaces

Jorge Lopez

Terrazzo Instructor

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • No fear of heights
  • Have a valid drivers license
  • Willing and able to attend school three weeks per year

Terrazzo Finishers are employed by Terrazzo Contractors to assist Terrazzo Mechanics, their tasks include; mix mortar, chips, and aggregates, clean finished surfaces, stock materials, and perform other duties on new and remodeled construction. Work is physically strenuous.

The terrazzo finisher is an integral part of the terrazzo industry, and a prerequisite for advancement to Terrazzo Mechanic.

An apprentice with no prior experience enters our program at a pay rate of 50% of the current journeyman rate. The apprentice must attend all scheduled classes and complete all assignments.

When the apprentice has accrued 700 work hours and 40 school hours they will become eligible for a pay increase. This process continues for each increase.

They should complete the program in two years and six months (3500 hours on-the-job )

The Terrazzo Finisher school is located at the Mason Development Center in Tracy.

For More Information Contact The Apprenticeship Office

We take applications each weekday between the hours of 8:30 am. to 11:30 am., at the Apprentice Office. 

Apprenticeship Office

Mason Development Center
25347 South Schulte Road, Tracy, CA 95377
Phone 209-830-7200 Fax 209-830-7202