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Inboard - Outboard Motor Mechanic

Inboard/Outboard Motor Mechanics install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain engines, drivetrains and accessories used in pleasure craft marine industry.

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Industrial Mechanic - Millwright

Industrial Mechanics and Millwrights install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment. They are employed by contractors, manufacturing plants, utilities and other industrial establishments.

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Instrumentation and Control Technician

Instrumentation and Control Technicians (Industrial Instrument Mechanics) install, repair, maintain and adjust instruments used to measure and control industrial processes such as pulp and paper manufacturing and petrochemical production.

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Insulator - Heat and Frost

Heat and Frost Insulators cover exposed surfaces of pipes, steam generators, ducts, process vats and related equipment with a variety of insulating materials. They often apply waterproofing products or vapour barriers over top of the insulating materials and may also remove asbestos and urea-formaldehyde insulation from buildings.

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Ironworker - Generalist

Ironworkers fabricate, erect, hoist, install, repair and service structural ironwork, precast concrete, concrete reinforcing materials, curtain walls, ornamental iron and other metals used in the construction of buildings, bridges, highways, dams and other structures and equipment. They are employed by construction ironwork contractors.

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Ironworker - Reinforcing

Ironworkers (reinforcing) cut, bend, lay out, place and weld reinforcing steel rods, weld wire fabric and composite materials in a wide variety of structures such as buildings, highways, bridges, stadiums and towers. They also place and stress various post-tensioning systems in structures such as parking garages, bridges and stadiums where longer unsupported spans are required.

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