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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 35 occupations matching your criteria

Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator

Provincially Regulated

Is working with large machinery your idea of time well spent? Are you undaunted by working at heights? Then you may want to climb into a career as a crane and hoisting equipment operator.

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Avg. Wage
$38.07
Min. Education
Apprenticeship

Heavy Equipment Operator

Do you like operating large machinery? Does working outside appeal to you? Are you in good physical shape with excellent vision and reflexes? Then you may want to gear up for a career as a heavy equipment operator.

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Avg. Wage
$30.77
Min. Education
Varies

Surface Mining Equipment Operator

Are you into heavy equipment? Do you have stamina and great hand-eye co-ordination? Can you stay alert while repeating tasks? Then you may want to dig into a career as a surface mining equipment operator.

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$30.77
Min. Education
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Sawmill Machine Operator

Do you love working with wood? Can you lift heavy items over and over? Can you stay alert while repeating the same tasks? Then you might be able to cut it in a career as a sawmill operator.

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above
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Avg. Wage
$31.83
Min. Education
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Recreation Facility Operator

Does the sound of a Zamboni or the smell of fresh turf make you feel at home? Are you willing to learn many skills? Then the ball's in your court for a career as a recreation facility operator.

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$18.41
Min. Education
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Slickline Operator

Provincially Regulated

Can you think a couple of steps ahead of what's happening? Does the challenge of working outside in remote areas appeal to you? Are you strong and fast on your feet? Then you might be in line for a great career as a slickline operator.

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Avg. Wage
$39.89
Min. Education
Designated Occupation

Field Production Operator

Do you enjoy operating equipment? Does the oil and gas industry intrigue you? Do you have good communication and analytical skills? Then a career as a field production operator may flow in the right direction for you.

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Avg. Wage
$38.03
Min. Education
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Digital Printing Machine Operator

Are you happiest working with machines? Do you have good vision and an eye for detail? Then a career as a digital printing machine operator may set the tone for you.

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$20.24
Min. Education
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Pulpmill Operator

Does working with massive machinery turn your crank? Can you stay alert while you do the same tasks every day? If you're good with your hands, you should log on to a career as a pulpmill operator.

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n/a
Min. Education
High school diploma

Nursery Operator

Provincially Regulated

Do you like plants and trees? Are you interested in growing and selling them? Can you deal with pests and weed problems? Then your career may blossom as a nursery operator.

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Avg. Wage
$28.55
Min. Education
2 years post-secondary

Agricultural Products Processing Machine Operator

Do you have a knack for using machinery? Are you interested in how foods and drinks are packaged? Then you may want to gear up for a career as an agricultural products processing machine operator.

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Avg. Wage
$20.82
Min. Education
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Printing Press Operator

Are you happiest working with large machinery? Can you pick out colours and notice mistakes? Are you good at working to deadline? Then a career as a printing press operator could be letter perfect for you.

Outlook
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Avg. Wage
$25.71
Min. Education
High school diploma
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