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Sheet Metal Worker

Sheet Metal Workers fabricate, assemble, install and repair sheet metal products including ducts, pipes, gutters, cabinets, flashings and supporting devices. They are employed by sheet metal fabrication shops, sheet metal products manufacturing companies, sheet metal work contractors and various industrial sectors.

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Sprinkler System Installer

Sprinkler System Installers fabricate, install, test, maintain and repair water, foam, carbon dioxide and dry chemical sprinkler systems in buildings for fire protection purposes. They are employed by sprinkler system contractors or they may be self-employed.

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Steamfitters and Pipefitters lay out, assemble, fabricate, maintain, troubleshoot and repair piping systems carrying water, steam, chemicals and fuel in heating, cooling, lubricating and other process piping systems. They are employed in maintenance departments of factories, plants and similar establishments, by pipefitting and sprinkler contractors or they may be self-employed.

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