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Occupations

Need help finding a job that fits who you are? You’ve come to the right place—you’ll find more than 550 occupations to choose from. Learn what subjects you’ll need to take and whether your personality suits the job. Discover how much you can earn and what your duties will be. It is your path to plan. So start here.

Results Found 32 occupations matching your criteria

Power System Electrician

Provincially Regulated

Can you use precision instruments and haul heavy gear? Are you a team player? If you also have a head for electrical systems and safety, then becoming a power system electrician may give you a charge.

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Avg. Wage
$40.19
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Electrician

Provincially Regulated

Does the operation of electrical systems fascinate you? Do you like working with others to complete a project? Are you good at math and enjoy precision in your work? Then you may want to plug into a career as an electrician.

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Avg. Wage
$36.74
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Power Engineer

Provincially Regulated

Is people's safety and comfort important to you? Do you have a natural aptitude for machinery and power equipment? Can you read drawings and solve problems? Then you may want to go full steam ahead as a power engineer.

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Avg. Wage
$39.18
Min. Education
Less than high school

Powerline Technician

Provincially Regulated

Does working outside on high towers seem like a great challenge? Are you quick on your feet and good with your hands? Are you fit and strong? Then you may be hardwired for a career as a powerline technician.

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Avg. Wage
$49.95
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Outdoor Power Equipment Technician

Provincially Regulated

Are you handy with machines and small engines? Do you have basic computer skills? Can you solve problems and build rapport with customers? Then you should think about fine-tuning your career path as an outdoor power equipment technician.

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Avg. Wage
$31.36
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Electric Motor Systems Technician

Provincially Regulated

Are you mechanically inclined? Do you like work that requires precision? Do you want to learn through hands-on experience? Then you may want to plug into a career as an electric motor systems technician.

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Avg. Wage
$35.68
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Electrical Contractor

Provincially Regulated

Do you have a working knowledge of electrical systems? Can you co-ordinate activities and people? Are you a good negotiator? Then you may want to generate a career as an electrical contractor.

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Avg. Wage
$41.34
Min. Education
Varies

Landfill Gas Plant Operator

Are you interested in renewable energy? Are you safety conscious? Do you like to operate machinery? Then you may want to test your interest in a career as a landfill gas plant operator.

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Min. Education
High school diploma

Automobile Accessories Installer

Are you good at using power tools and adjusting parts? Do you appreciate a vehicle with a good sound system or cushy seats? Then you may want to see if work as an automobile accessories installer fits your career plans.

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Avg. Wage
$36.09
Min. Education
Varies

Sprinkler Systems Installer

Provincially Regulated

Can you work on ladders and scaffolding? Are you good at precision work? Do you value mastering special skills? Then a career as a sprinkler systems installer could be as right as rain for you.

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Avg. Wage
$43.96
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Communication Technician

Provincially Regulated

Are you skilled with tools and technology? Do you have good problem-solving skills? Then you may want to process a career as a communication technician.

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Avg. Wage
$28.14
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Mechanical Engineer

Provincially Regulated

Do moving parts fascinate you? When you look at a machine, do you try to figure out how it functions? Then a career as a mechanical engineer may be in the works for you.

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Avg. Wage
$47.42
Min. Education
4 years post-secondary
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