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Painter and Decorator

Painters and Decorators apply paint, wallpaper, fabric and other finishes to interior and exterior surfaces of buildings and other structures. They also repair cracks and holes in walls and prepare work surfaces by scraping, sanding, sand-blasting, hydro-blasting and steam-cleaning.

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Parts and Warehousing Person 1

Parts and Warehousing Persons order, warehouse and inventory parts and accessories for industries like the automotive, commercial transport, heavy duty, marine and warehousing sectors.

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Plumber

Plumbers install, repair and maintain pipes, fixtures and other plumbing equipment used for water distribution and waste water disposal in residential, commercial and industrial buildings. They are employed in maintenance departments of factories, plants and similar establishments, by plumbing contractors, or they may be self-employed.

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Powerline Technician

Powerline Technicians construct, maintain and repair overhead and underground electrical power transmission and distribution systems. They are employed by electric power generation, transmission and distribution companies, electrical contractors and public utility commissions.

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Professional Truck Driver

Truck drivers operate heavy trucks to transport goods and materials over urban, interurban, provincial and international routes.

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