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Cabinetmaker  

Cabinetmakers (Joiners) build, repair and re-style wooden furniture, cabinets, fixtures and other products. They often operate woodworking machines to cut and form parts, which they then assemble into finished products.

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Carpenter

Carpenters construct, erect, install, maintain and repair structures and components of structures made of wood, wood-substitutes and other materials. They are employed by construction companies, carpentry contractors, maintenance departments of factories, plants and other establishments, or they may be self-employed.

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Concrete Finisher

Concrete Finishers "Cement Masons" finish concrete construction, such as floors, walls, ceilings, sidewalks, curbs and gutters using tools such as trowels and floats.

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Cook

Cooks prepare and present a host of food items, do cost and menu planning, and ensure food safety. They are employed in restaurants, hotels, hospitals and other health care institutions, central food commissaries, educational institutions and other establishments.

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