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Hairstylists cut and style hair and perform related services. They are employed in hairstyling or hairdressing salons, barbershops, vocational schools, healthcare orgasnizations and theatre, film and television establishments.

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Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic

Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanics work on industrial and construction vehicles, such as mining trucks and bulldozers; on heavy equipment used in construction, forestry, materials handling, landscaping, and land clearing; as well as on buses and large trucks.

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Heavy Equipment Operator

Heavy Equipment Operator Technicians operate heavy machinery such as heavy articulating rock trucks, loaders, excavators, backhoes, dozers and graders.

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