Other Technician and Trades Worker

Other Technicians and Trades Workers includes a wide variety of occupations such as Divers, Interior Decorators, Optical Dispensers, Optical Mechanics, Photographer's Assistants, Plastics Technicians, Wool Classers and Fire Protection Equipment Technicians.
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$1146 per week
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    Moderate

    Overview

    Other Technicians and Trades Workers includes a wide variety of occupations such as Divers, Interior Decorators, Optical Dispensers, Optical Mechanics, Photographer's Assistants, Plastics Technicians, Wool Classers and Fire Protection Equipment Technicians.

    Day-to-day

    • swims underwater to undertake tasks such as seafood gathering, research, salvage and construction
    • plans the interior design of commercial or residential premises and arranges for decorating work to be done
    • interprets optical prescriptions, and fits and services optical appliances such as spectacle frames and lenses
    • operates machines to grind, polish and surface optical lenses to meet prescription requirements, and fits lenses to spectacle frames
    • assists photographers in taking and developing photographs
    • sets up, adjusts, repairs and troubleshoots machines which manufacture plastics products
    • classifies wool to industry standards or market requirements.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding

    To become an Other Technician and Trades Worker

    • You can work as an Other Technician or Trades Worker without formal qualifications, however, they may be useful. Some workers have a Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification.

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